Quarterly Almanac

The Book Smugglers’ Quarterly Almanac: Print Edition and Year Subscription

The Book Smugglers’ Quarterly Almanac is now available as paperback in a pocket-sized edition of awesome. Yay!

And you can now get a year subscription via Weightless Books: This e-subscription is for 12 months/4 issues of The Book Smugglers Quarterly Almanac in the electronic format of your choice beginning with the current issue.



Gorgeous cover art by Kristina Tsenova; Cover Layout by Kenda Montgomery

A quarterly collection of awesome, selected and edited by The Book Smugglers

Collecting original short fiction, essays, reviews, and reprints from diverse and powerful voices in speculative fiction, THE BOOK SMUGGLERS’ QUARTERLY ALMANAC is essential for any SFF fan.

IN THIS VOLUME (JUNE 2016): Tansy Rayner Roberts, John Chu, Genevieve Valentine, Susan Jane Bigelow, Sunil Patel, Charles Payseur, Roshani Chokshi, Jay Edidin, Ana Grilo, and Thea James.


  • Introduction – The Book Smugglers • Essay
  • Cookie Cutter Superhero – Tansy Rayner Roberts • Story
  • Ninefox Gambit – Thea James • Review
  • How to Piss Off A Failed Super-Soldier – John Chu • Story
  • The Invisible Woman – Genevieve Valentine • Essay
  • Medium – Charles Payseur • Story
  • Where To Start With The X-Men – Jay Edidin • Essay
  • Crimson Cadet – Susan Jane Bigelow • Story
  • Captain America vs. Iron Man vs. Batman vs. Superman – Sunil Patel • Essay
  • The Geek Feminist Revolution – Ana Grilo • Review
  • On the Smugglers’ Radar – The Book Smugglers • List
  • The Vishakanya’s Choice – Roshani Chokshi • Story
  • Learn to Love Your Mary Sue – Carlie St. George • Essay

How To Procure Your Copy of The Almanac

The Almanac is available right now as an ebook and paperback. Order the DRM-free ebook now from your retailer of choice–or you can buy it directly from us.

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