Author Archives: Mark

Alt Hist Issue 7 is here!

The latest issue of the bestselling historical fiction magazine I am pleased to announce that Alt Hist Issue 7 has now been published! You can purchase eBook and Print copies from: Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Barnes & Noble And eBook copies from: … Continue reading

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Alt Hist Issue 7 – Cover Reveal

For all of you looking forward to seeing the new Alt Hist Issue 7 – here’s the cover! Hoping to be able to announce the new Issue in about a week’s time.

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Alt Hist Issue 7 – Blurb and Editorial Teaser

The latest issue of Alt Hist is nearly ready to be published. To whet your appetite here’s the blurb and editorial so far – may change a bit for the final version :) Alt Hist returns with the seventh issue … Continue reading

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Snodgrass and Other Illusions by Ian R. MacLeod – Reviewed by Gordon O’Sullivan

Snodgrass and Other Illusions: The Best Short Stories of Ian R. MacLeod by Ian R. MacLeod Review by Gordon O’Sullivan Kindle Format Print Length: 330 pages Publisher: Open Road Media (2013) ASIN: B00C652Z32 Purchase from Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk “What the … Continue reading

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Priya Sharma’s After Mary included in Ellen Datlow’s Honorable Mentions

Some great news for Alt Hist. One of our stories from Alt Hist Issue 5 has been included in the list of “Honorable Mentions” by esteemed Editor Ellen Datlow. The list covers her favourite Horror stories from 2013. She breaks the … Continue reading

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Through a funhouse mirror: the challenge of building alternate histories

Guest Post by Andrew Knighton  Andrew has had stories published before in Alt Hist and has a new story for us coming up in Alt Hist Issue 7. Here he gives his thoughts on how to write alternate history. Writing … Continue reading

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Book Review: Coming Home by Roy E. Stolworthy

Coming Home by Roy E. Stolworthy Reviewed by Christopher Yates Paperback, 368 Pages ISBN: 9781781590713 Published: NOV 2012 Claymore Press Purchase at Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk As we move through the centenary anniversary year of the Great War, one would expect … Continue reading

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Sealed by Noeleen Kavanagh – Free Story Extract

Originally posted on Fantasy Short Stories: the New Magazine of Fantasy:
“Sealed” by Noeleen Kavanagh is an evocative fantasy tale about Mara who lives alone and friendless in her coastal village. However, one day, an act of kindness on her…

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Fantasy Short Stories: Issue 2 – Now Available

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It gives me great pleasure to announce that the second issue of Fantasy Short Stories is now available – and what a great issue it is! It’s been a…

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Interested in Alt Hist but want to try before you buy? Get a Free Issue

I am pleased to announce that you can now get a free issue of Alt Hist – our first issue is now available free in eBook format from the following retailers: Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Barnes & Noble | iTunes | Kobo | Smashwords The first issue of Alt Hist features six … Continue reading

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