In celebration of the UK publication of the huge - and I mean huge at 116 (!) stories and over 750,000 words - anthology The Weird : A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories edited by Ann and Jeff Vandermeer, the new site Weird Fiction Review has been launched recently with a lot of goodies you can explore by clicking on the link above. For example you can find the opening lines for all 116 stories in the anthology HERE - so incidentally its table of contents too.
I just saw this posted over at Jeff VanderMeer's site: He and his wife Ann are going to be reviving the Leviathan original anthology series, one of the best genre/weird/surrealist/etc. anthology series of the past dozen years or so.... Read Post
This week saw the publication in the U.S. of a massive (Amazon shipping weight for the hardcover: 3.1 pounds!) new anthology of fantastic literature: Ann and Jeff VanderMeer’s The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories. Ini... Read Post
Thanks to the generosity of the folks at Tor Books, I have a copy of The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories, edited by Ann and Jeff VanderMeer, up for grabs. Weighing in at 1152 pages, it's an enormous anthology featuri... Read Post