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Table of Contents: Apex Magazine #80 (January 2016)

Here’s the table of contents for the new issue of Apex Magazine, a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field, edited by Sigrid Ellis and Jason Sizemore. Cover art is by Matt Davis.

This is a special Customer Appreciation mega-issue!

Issue 80 features the following content:



  • “The Open-Hearted” by Lettie Prell (January 11th, Short Fiction)
  • Interview with Lettie Prell by Andrea Johnson (January 12th)
  • “The Upside of the Cataclysmic Meteor” by Zebulon Huset (January 13th, Poetry)
  • An Exploration of Racism in Heart of Darkness by Lucy A. Snyder (January 14th, Nonfiction)
  • “The Doctor’s Assistant” by Anton Rose (January 15th, Poetry)


  • “Soursop” by Chikodili Emelumadu (January 18th, Short Fiction)
  • Interview with Chikodili Emelumadu by Andrea Johnson (January 19th)
  • “In the Far Future, Billy Experiences the Most Powerful Drug Known to Man” by Greg Leunig (January 20th, Poetry)
  • “Bones of the World” by Jennifer Hykes (January 21st, Short Fiction)
  • “Automaton” by Bianca Spriggs (January 22nd, Poetry)


  • “Razorback” by Ursula Vernon (January 25th, Short Fiction)
  • Paper Tigers (Novel Excerpt) by Damien Angelica Walters (January 26th)
  • “Maxwell’s Demon” by Annie Neugebauer (January 27th, Poetry)
  • “Various Kinds of Wolves” by J.J. Hunter (January 28th, Poetry)
  • “Kutraya’s Skies” by Dave Creek (January 29th, Novelette)

Podcast Fiction

Cover art by Matt Davis.

The issue is available in DRM-free eBook form (ePub/mobi/PDF) via Apex Digital. It is also available for your Kindle, Nook.

Apex Magazine is free for all to read at, and also available as a paid subscription on various electronic devices.

About Kristin Centorcelli (842 Articles)
Kristin Centorcelli is the Associate Editor at SF Signal, proprietor of My Bookish Ways, a reviewer for Library Journal and Publisher’s Weekly, and has also written for Crime Fiction Lover, Criminal Element, and Mystery Scene Magazine. She has been reviewing books since late 2010, in an effort to get through a rather immense personal library, while also discussing it with whoever will willingly sit still (and some that won’t).
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