Michael Bracken’s “Good Girls Don’t”

Pulp Modern Vol. 2 No. 3 pages 32–33Stories from Pulp Modern Vol. 2 No. 3

Michael Bracken, recipient of the Edward D. Hoch Memorial Golden Derringer Award for lifetime achievement, is author of several books, including All White Girls, and more than 1,200 short stories published in Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine, Black Cat Mystery Magazine, Down & Out:The Magazine, Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine, Espionage Magazine, Mike Shayne Mystery Magazine, The Best American Mystery Stories 2018, and many other anthologies and periodicals. He lives and writes in Texas.

Terror at the Crossroads

Terror at the CrossroadsA new horror anthology under the Dell Magazines imprint, Eris Press, titled Terror at the Crossroads: Tales of Horror, Delusion, and the Unknown, edited by Emily Hockaday and Jackie Sherbow and taken from the pages of Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine, Analog Science Fiction and Fact, Asimov’s Science Fiction Magazine, and Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine, is now available.

The collection features stories from Kit Reed, David Brin, Tara Laskowski, Alec Nevala-Lee, Will McIntosh, Louis Bayard, Zandra Renwick, Chris Beckett, Barbara Nadel, Rachel L. Bowden, Stephen Ross, Paddy Kelly, Jason Half, Kurt Bachard, O.A. Tynan, Seth Frost, Kathy Lynn Emerson, Teresa Solana, A.J. Wright, Josh Pachter, and Megan Arkenberg.

The anthology is currently available on Amazon and will soon be available via other digital platforms.

Eris Press will be holding a digital launch for the anthology on Wednesday, October 31: a day-long event featuring book giveaways, twenty-minute Twitter AMAs with authors including Alec Nevala-Lee, Chris Beckett, and Josh Pachter, video readings, Q&As, costumed author photos, and more. To follow the event, stay up to date with @ErisPress.

This collection brings readers demonic encounters, the apocalypse and post-apocalypse, ghostly apparitions, mad scientists, demented artists, monsters, and plenty of bizarre and frightening experiences that will stay with you well beyond its pages. Join @ErisPress this Halloween for their digital launch!

Broadswords and Blasters No. 7 Fall 2018

Broadswords and Blasters No. 7The pulp magazine with modern sensibilities.

From the Editors
Richard L. Rubin “Commander Saturn and the Pirates of Ganymede”
Tom Barlow “Jigsaw”
Ben Serna-Grey “Choice Cuts”
Rob Francis “Land and Money and Old Bones”
Sara Codair “A Curious Case in the Deep”
Z.S. Reynolds “Between”
Joe Kilgore “The Best Laid Plans”
Brad Young “The Whisker-Wood”
Donald Jacob Uitvlugt “Harvest Moon”

Broadswords and Blasters No. 7 backEditors: Matthew X. Gomez, Cameron Mount
Cover: Luke Spooner
6” x 9”, 121 pages
POD $6.99, Kindle $2.99

Broadswords and Blasters website

Mystery Weekly Magazine October 2018

Mystery Weekly Magazine October 2018Contents
Michael Mallory “The Inimitable Affair”
Nik Morton “The Very First Detective: The Killing Stone”
Eric B. Ruark “The Beekepper’s Dilemma”
Bruce Harris “A (Deliberately) Tangled Skein”
Thomas K. Carpenter “The Secrets of Skin”
Tim McDaniel “A Death in Tadcaster”
S. Subramanian “The Beginning of the Final Problem”
Peter DiCellis “Treasure Cave” (A You-Solve-It)
Solution to Sep. You-Solve-It “Not a Fairy Tale” by Tatianna Claudy

Mystery Weekly Magazine October 2018
Publisher: Chuck Carter
Editor: Kerry Carter
Cover: Peter Habjan
7.5” x 10” 79 pages
POD $6.95, Kindle $3.99
Mystery Weekly Magazine website

Eppstein and Neno’s Vicar

Nix Comics Quarterly No. 10Michael Neno has drawn a new adventure of “The Vicar” for Ken Eppstein’s Nix Comics Quarterly. NCQ No. 10 includes the following:

Ken Eppstein & Michael Neno “The Night has 1,000 Eyes” (The Vicar and His Choir)
Ken Eppstein & Gideon Kendall “Eddie and Squid Return from the Grave”
Ken Eppstein & Mark Rudolph “Klaus Nomi Pays in Grass”
Ken Eppstein & Liz Valasco “Bus Stop Ned is Worried About His Appearance”
Ken Eppstein & Pat Redding Scanlon “Ana Tatsura Meets Josephine Six-Fifteen”
Matt Miner, Matt Lejeune & Matt Krotzer “Bus Stop Ned Off the Grid”
Ken Eppstein “Holy Snot! (Nix Comics news)
Michael Neno “The Mug & Brush Barbershop” (back cover)

Nix Comics Quarterly No. 10 is available for $5.00 direct from Nix Comics & Records Mail Order

Modern Age Books

Modern Age Books All Picture Catalog AP-262Modern Age Books sells vintage paperbacks, SF digests, magazines, pulps, comics, and more through a monthly mail order catalog and an email auction. Their All Picture Catalog No. AP-262 includes all eight issues of The Digest Enthusiast.

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