Welcome to Asimov's Science Fiction

Stories from Asimov's have won 53 Hugos and 28 Nebula Awards, and our editors have received 20 Hugo Awards for Best Editor.

Click on each cover to order your edition!

For Digital Issues
Current Issue Anthologies Forum e-Asimov's Links Contact Us Contact Us
Subscribe
Asimov's Science Fiction Analog Science Fiction & Fact
Next Issue

OCTOBER/NOVEMBER ISSUE

Once again, we’ve somehow managed to cram an unbelievable amount of fiction into our annual October/November double issue. Not one, but two outstanding novellas jostle for room between the magazine’s covers (or vie for pixles as the case may be). Multiple award winner Kij Johnson treats us to a remarkable feat of engineering on a hostile alien planet and introduces us to “The Man Who Bridged the Mist.” The story’s evocative images are sure to linger on long after you reach Empire’s Farside for the very last time. By then, though, you’ll be careening through Kristine Kathryn Rusch’s dramatic tale of danger and destruction where “Stealth” can have the deadliest of consequences.


ALSO IN OCTOBER/NOVEMBER ISSUE

Between these massive novellas we’ve somehow managed to squeeze in a host of novelettes and short stories. Since this is our annual slightly scary issue, you’ll actually find ghosts and trolls in Eleanor Arnason’s enchanting “My Husband Steinn”; Kit Reed brings us a little bit of terror in the sardonic “Outside Event”; Derek Künsken investigates some bizarre and murderous social systems in “To Live and Die in Gibbon-town”; new writer Dominica Phetteplace reveals the secrets of “The Cult of Whale Worship”; new writer Jason K. Chapman shows us just how relentlessly tomorrow and tomorrow creeps in “This Petty Pace”; Jack Skillingstead offers up a wry tale that takes today’s quest to liberate information to its logical conclusions in “Free Dog”; the Hugo- and Nebula-Award winning author Nancy Kress predicts the coming water wars in “A Hundred Hundred Daisies”; and Eugene Mirabelli charms us with the story of “The Pastry Chef, the Nano-technologist, the Aerobics Instructor, and the Plumber.”


OUR EXCITING FEATURES

Robert Silverberg’s “Reflections” column thumbs through a “Writer’s Diary”; Norman Spinrad’s “On Books” column contemplates the “Inside / Outside” of the SF genre; James Patrick Kelly’s On the Net gets pretty “Steamed”; plus we’ll have an array of poetry and other features you’re sure to enjoy. Look for our October/November issue on sale at newsstands on August 30, 2011. Or you can subscribe to Asimov’s —in paper format or in downloadable varieties—by visiting us online at www.asimovs.com. We’re also available individually or by subscription on Amazon.com’s Kindle, BarnesandNoble.com’s Nook, and ebookstore.sony.com’s eReader!


If you enjoyed this sample and want to read more, Asimov's Science Fiction offers you another way to subscribe to our print magazine. We have a secure server which will allow you to order a subscription online. There, you can order a subscription by providing us with your name, address and credit card information.

Welcome to Adobe GoLive 5
Current Issue Anthologies Forum electronic Asimov Links Contact Us Subscribe Privacy Statement

To contact us about editorial matters, send an email to Asimov's SF.
Questions regarding subscriptions should be sent to our subscription address.
If you find any Web site errors, typos or other stuff worth mentioning, please send it to the webmaster.

Advertising Information

Asimov's Science Fiction is available at most major bookstores.

Copyright © 2014 Dell Magazines, A Division of Penny Publications, LLC

Current Issue Anthologies Forum Contact Us