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Star Quake 3 Paperback – November 27, 2015 by Sophie Yorkston (Editor) IFWG Publishing’s e-zine SQ Mag offers up the best of 2014 with their second annual anthology. Star Quake pays homage to all the major genres of speculative fiction with work from writers all over the world. 20 stories are featured, including original fiction by Ken Liu, Kaaren Warren, Sean Williams, and many more. Includes Lee’s short story, Inside Ferndale which first won SQMag’s 2013 Story Quest Competition, and then went on to win the Sir Julius Vogel Award for Best Short Story in the following year.


The Refuge Collection

The Refuge Collection- Volume One: First Tales from Refuge [Print Replica] Kindle Edition by Lee Murray (Author), Steve Dillon (Author, Editor), Martin Livings (Author), Will Jacques (Illustrator), Matty Taylor (Illustrator) Lee Murray, Martin Livings and Steve Dillon have brought together the first six stories from the town of Refuge – “Heaven to some, Hell to others!” While these short tales of terror are compelling enough as stand-alone, together they tell a much richer story. Each one introduces new characters, events, locations that influence the next writer’s story. So, enjoy these first 6 tales to terrify, torment and tease!



Byline – An Anthology of poetry and Prose from Tauranga Writers.  Established in 1967, Tauranga Writers is New Zealand’s longest running self-help group for writers. Many of its members have gone on to become established authors of poetry and prose. Tauranga Writers’ mission statement is ‘getting you started and getting you published’, and to that end the group supports emerging writers to achieve their literary goals through regular meetings, workshops, critique groups, and various ongoing publishing projects. Byline is one such project, an annual publication of members’ work, with 2015 its first year of appearance. I’m delighted that an excerpt...


Baby Teeth

Kids can say the creepiest things. Sir Julius Vogel Award for Best Collected Work Australian Shadows Awards for Best Edited Work Twenty seven authors delve into the strange, unexpected, and downright terrifying things that kids say in this collection of all new short stories. From the mouths of babes comes Baby Teeth: Bite-sized Tales of Terror. Thirty-seven stories, from the haunting to the hideous to the horrific.  This Halloween, beware the pitter patter of little feet… My own childhood, like many others, was filled with creatures under the bed, monsters in the closet, and nightmares waiting to be exhumed with every sleeping...