Tag Archives: Alternate History

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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Alt Hist – Latest News

The good news is that Alt Hist Issue 6 is nearly available – I anticipate being able to announce it next week! Subscriber copies should hopefully be dispatched fairly soon – they will get copies before anyone else. Another piece … Continue reading

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Review of Alt Hist Issue 5 at SF Crowsnest

Alt Hist Issue 5 has received another very good review – this time at SF Crowsnest from Kelly Jensen. Here are some of the highlights: ‘A.D. 1929’ by Douglas W. Texter … I really liked the ‘what if’ aspect of this … Continue reading

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What’s Coming up in Alt Hist Issue 6

We’re still working busily on the production of Alt Hist Issue 6 – all coming together nicely with final proofs being checked and the cover being designed. If you’re intrigued about what to expect then here’s a draft of the … Continue reading

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Get all back issues of Alt Hist

As well as being able to subscribe to Alt Hist, and buy individual issues, you can now purchase all 5 back issues at a discount. The offer is for all 5 printed issues and includes free copies of the eBook … Continue reading

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Alt Hist Issue 6 – News

For those of you eagerly awaiting the 6th issue of Alt Hist, I have some news. First off the good news is that it should be a bumper issue – we have more words and pages in the next issue … Continue reading

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Interesting Video – how Video games rewrite history (Assassin’s Creed IV)

Interesting idea this – looking at how video games rewrite history and create alternate history. This 40 minute video is the first in a new series from History Respawned. The first episode is a 40 minute look into the world … Continue reading

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Historical Fiction Short Stories – the Long and the Short of it

Like fantasy, historical fiction often seems to favour the epic mode where authors (and readers) can get to grips with extensive world-building and a deep setting. That’s at least what you often hear these days on online forums and discussion … Continue reading

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Review of Alt Hist Issue 4 at SFcrowsnest

Apologies for not posting anything here for a while, things have been busy. You should hopefully see more regular postings now though – about once a week. Also I am working on the next issue of Alt Hist. A number … Continue reading

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New Book Review by Seamus Sweeney of Resistance by Owen Sheers

Resistance by Owen Sheers is not a new title, but we thought that it would be a good book to review as the subject matter is similar to Jonathan Doering’s ‘Battalion 202′ stories for Alt Hist 4. Both Resistance and … Continue reading

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