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Shoreline of Infinity 16

Nominated again (after winning last year!) for the British Fantasy Society Best Magazine/Journal of the year

New Science fiction stories from: Petra Kuppers, Allen Ashley, Helen French, Kate Macdonald, Laura Duerr, Calum L. MacLeòid, Ahmed A. Khan

2019 BFS award-winning Ruth EJ Booth: Noise and Sparks

Vicki Jarrett: interview

SF Poetry: Rachel Plummer, Cardinal Cox, Chuck Von Nordheim

Plus Mark Toner’s Tales of the Beachcomber
Book Reviews

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Shoreline of Infinity 15

Stories: DA D’Amico, EM Faulds, Tim Major, Callum McSorley, Tiffany Meuret, JG Sarmiento, Teika Marija Smits, Lidia Molina Whyte

Cymera Festival/Shoreline of Infinity Short fiction winners: Cleo Luna, Beth Nuttall

Gareth L Powell on Writing
Louise Welsh interview
Ruth EJ Booth: Noise and Sparks

SF Poetry: Angela Cleland, Peter King, Rachel Sambrooks

Plus Mark Toner’s Tales of the Beachcomber
Book Reviews

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Shoreline of Infinity 14

Stories: Thomas Broderick, Rhiannon Grist, Cat Hellisen, Ken MacLeod, Andrew Reichard, Neil Williamson, Vicki Jarrett, Emma Levin, Alyssa Eckles, Eris Young

Poetry: FJ Bergmann, Harry Josephine Giles, Richard Stevenson

Ruth EJ Booth’s BSFA award shortlisted column “Noise and Sparks”
Pippa Goldschmidt on “The Future is already here”

Mark Toner’s Tales of the Beachcomber
SF Caledonia: Chris Kelso on Neil Williamson
Plus reviews

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Other Publications

The Chosen from the First Age

A taste of Shoreline of Infinity. Stories selected from the first 11 issues of the British Fantasy Society award winning magazine. Bo Balder – Shaker Look Gregg Chamberlain– APOCALYPSE BETA TEST...

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Tales of the Beachcomber Volume 1

Tales of the Beachcomber Volume 1

The Beachcomber's own comic, volume 1 features Gail Scott's first adventure "Who Is Mentor?" along with "Mutable Martians," "Where Have All The Time Machines Gone?" and "The Centenary Of Arthur...

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The Folger Variation and Other Lies

The Folger Variation follows three interconnected lives throughout different strands of time. Pancake: Pancake Patterson is a former jazz musician who spends all his time roaming the seedy underbelly of...

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Books and Publications

Scotland in Space

Creative Visions and Critical Reflections on Scotland’s Space Futures Edited by Deborah Scott and Simon Malpas With a foreword by Ken MacLeod Take a bunch of science fiction writers, scientists,...

A Practical Guide to the Resurrected

Medicine is advancing at a breakneck pace. Genome editing, lab-grown organs and advanced bionics are all on the horizon - our lives are going to change dramatically. We'll live longer,...

Watch The Signs! Watch The Signs!

Dragons, rockets, Vulcans, witches, scientists, authors and the Apocalypse – this book has it all. A handy reference of genuine British pub signs relating to science fiction, fantasy and horror,...

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2019 Flash Fiction Competition: A Twist of Reality – The Shortlist

30th November 2019

Here we go – the top 8 stories. Congratulations to all listed here. Next stop – 1 winner and 2...

2019 Flash Fiction Competition: A Twist of Reality – The Longlist

21st November 2019

By crikey we’ve had some fun with this collection of stories. This year we chose a different approach to judging....

Scotland in Space

28th October 2019

Take a bunch of science fiction writers, scientists, humanists and artists, and throw them into a room. Give them a...

Darling Grace in The Forgotten and the Fantastical 5

27th October 2019

If the Editor of Shoreline of Infinity can be allowed a few moments to broadcast some personal news, I’m delighted...

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Book launch for Scotland in Space

27th October 2019

Scotland has big plans for its space industry in the next decade: opening Europe’s first orbital spaceport, expanding further its...

Latest Reviews

Origamy – Rachel Armstrong

Origamy by Rachel Armstrong Paperback: 256 pages Publisher: NewCon Press Reviewed by Steve Ironside There’s a point in every good roller-coaster ride where the anticipation gives way to acquiescence – that...

Worlds and Beings – The Romanian Cultural Institute

Worlds and Beings – Romanian Contemporary Science Fiction Stories Reviewed by Eris Young Worlds and Beings, published in 2015 by the Romanian Cultural Institute, is a large collection by any...

The Unicorn Anthology (ed. Peter S. Beagle and Jacob Weisman)

The Unicorn Anthology (ed. Peter S. Beagle and Jacob Weisman) Tachyon Publications Reviewed by: Lucy Powell A collection of short stories all in some ways about unicorns, this anthology offers...