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Shoreline of Infinity’s Event Horizon – Launching Nineteen

Music: Texture

Poetry: F.J. Bergmann

Prose: Chris Beckett, Tony Ballantyne

Art: Jackie Duckworth and Mark Toner

Flash Fiction Awards – winning story read by Danielle Farrow

Zoom Drama: The Infinitesimals – Reptilian Flux continues

Hosted by: Noel Chidwick and Mark Toner

Book Launch: Umbrellas of Edinburgh

Thursday 19th November 2020

Join editors Claire Askew and Russell Jones at the launch of a new edition of Umbrellas of Edinburgh, where they explore Scotland’s capital city through contemporary poetry and prose.

Live readings by:

Alice Tarbuck

Finola Scott

Ricky Brown

Lady Red Ego

Marjorie Lotfi Gill

Latest Publications

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Featuring Episodes 1 & 2 of Approaching Human – a new AI noir serial by Eric Brown
Stories and poems from: Leda Baol, Lyndsey Croal, Raymond Gallacher, Gary Gibson, Cat Hellisen, Christopher R. Muscato, Teika Marija Smits, Joshua St. Claire, Andreea Iulia Scridon, Richard Weaver.

Non-fiction: The Solarpunk Storytelling Showcase

SF Indie Press Spotlight: Francesca T. Barbini of Luna Press Publishing

This issue is published  in paperback and digital versions: PDF, Kindle and ePub

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The Forgotten and the Fantastical 5: Modern fables and ancient tales

Edited by Teika Bellamy

The fifth in the series of The Forgotten and the Fantastical brings you wolves and glass and altered reality. A grandmother remembers what it was like to be in the belly of a wolf; a newly wed wife is revolted by her billionaire husband; a mother protects her child from the cunning Folk of the Mound, and women young and old go in search of a better life.

Features new writing from: Becky Cherriman, Noel Chidwick, Carys Crossen, Donna M Day, Rosie Garland, Kim Gravell, Katie Gray, Sarah Hindmarsh, Jonty Levine, Keris McDonald, Angela Readman, Louise M M Richards, Marija Smits, Aliya Whiteley.

Format: paperback, 200 pages.

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Previous issues

Shoreline of Infinity 29

Print and digital edition Stories from: Adriana Kantcheva, B.G. Alder, Ben Blow, E.M. Faulds, Callum McSorley, Ida Keogh, Jack Schouten, Louise...

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Shoreline of Infinity 28

Disabled and neurodivergent people’s issue New stories from Callum Dougan, Ely Percy, M. Shaw, Scott Talbot Evans, Louise Hughes, This...

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Shoreline of Infinity 27

New stories from Callum McSorley, Jo Ross-Barrett, Jack Schouten, R V Neville Poetry from Christopher Collingwood Alex Storer visits The...

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Books and Publications

Alba ad Astra – Scotland’s forgotten history of space exploration

Edited by Madeleine Shepherd Introductions by Ken MacLeod and Pippa Goldschmidt The first human being in space was Russian. The first man on the Moon was American. However, the space race is a...

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Ace Doubles by Eric Brown

Ed Bentley’s wife has left him and he's been dropped by his publisher. Still, it’s not the end of the world. All he has to do is ghost-write a science-fiction...

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MILK by Stref

"So what is MILK? It's not really a graphic novel, as it is comprised of a collection of short stories but it's not really an anthology either. I see it...

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Latest Reviews

Shoreline Favourites of 2021

We asked our reviewers to share some of their 2021 favourites. Yes, it’s not easy working for Shoreline of Infinity … Ann Landmann, Reviews Editor Callum McSorley Favourite book: At...

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It’s the End of the World: But What Are We Really Afraid Of? by Adam Roberts

It’s the End of the World: But What Are We Really Afraid Of? Adam Roberts 288 pages Elliott & Thompson Review by Ken MacLeod No one would have believed in...

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To Sleep in a Sea of Stars, by Christopher Paolini

To Sleep in a Sea of Stars Christopher Paolini 878 pages Tor Review by Andrew Chidwick Ever since the days of Tolkien, maps have been a beloved staple of the...

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Shoreline of Infinity partners up with Middlesex University Creative Writing HQ

We’re honoured to announce that Shoreline of Infinity was invited to become a Creative Partner at Middlesex University’s Creative Writing Headquarters. Crew HQ,  as it is known to its friends,...

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print copy of Shoreline of Infinity 28

Shoreline of Infinity 28 now in paperback

Shoreline of Infinity 28 is now available in print format. This is our our disabled and neurodivergent people’s issue, edited by Jo Ross-Barrett. You can buy yourself a copy to skim across the...

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Shoreline of Infinity Shifts Schedule to Seasonal

We experimented, we learned and we’re adjusting. As of now, April 2022, we’re changing when and how Shoreline of Infinity Science Fiction Magazine is being published. We’re returning to publishing...

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What is a science fiction fairy tale?

If you're wondering exactly what is a science fiction fairy tale, Teika Bellamy, our guest editor for our upcoming themed issue, is here to help you.

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You’ll be having your serial – Approaching Human, by Eric Brown

In a first for Shoreline of Infinity we're publishing a story in serial form over the next few months - Approaching Human, by Eric Brown.

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Shoreline of Infinity Submissions Windows 2022

We’ve just published our submissions windows for 2022. General submissions are open in March and September, and there’s a call for a special issue in April. We also have our...

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