We’re delighted to present the author lists for the next two anthologies in our Gothic Fantasy series: Detective Thrillers, and A Dying Planet. Due for publication in February 2020, these latest books continue to pair contemporary takes on the themes with classic tales that have helped shape the genres as we know them today. Once again, we received a great response to our recent call for submissions, and we’re excited to now share the results of a selection process that has been both tough and rewarding: congratulations to the below and many thanks to all who submitted!
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We are very excited to announce 3 new calls for submissions which will open in October and November! As these are for different projects, with different requirements, please read through the details for each of them carefully before submitting your stories and make sure to include the project name in the subject of your email.
We are so excited to announce that Stoker's Wilde, by Steven Hopstaken and Melissa Prusi has been longlisted for this year's Not the Booker prize! Three books will be chosen from the list by popular vote, with three others being added by the judges, so we really need your vote! As the voting system is not a simple 'click here to vote', we thought we'd give you a step-by-step on how to vote!
We have some great titles coming out in the next few months, so we wanted to talk about them here! We have yet another amazing Flame Tree Horror from Jonathan Janz and from JG Faherty. We also have a new Thriller/Crime novel from Faye Snowden being released soon! Check out today's blog for more details about everything we have coming up over the next couple of months!
In the last of this month's Q&As with our July authors, we have Tim Waggoner. He talks the best and worse things about being an author, his inspirations and writing advice!
For today's July author Q&A, we have Kenneth Bromberg. He talked about inspirations for American Dreams and what's next! Make sure you check in for more Q&As with the authors of our July releases.
Starting this month's author Q&As, we have Jonathan Janz. He talks about his favourite satyr stories, influences of the book and what's to come! Be sure to check in tomorrow for more writing inspiration!
We are now open for submissions for two exciting new anthologies: Detective Thrillers and A Dying Planet. Due to be published in early 2020, these add to our Gothic Fantasy series, which includes existing titles like Supernatural Horror, Robots & Artificial Intelligence, Dystopia Utopia, American Gothic and more. Again, we are looking for around twenty to thirty short stories by contemporary writers to complement a selection of classic tales in these anthologies. We are keen to encourage new writers, without prejudice to age, background or previous publication history. It’s the story that matters, and the quality of writing.
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London, New York and Ohio based Flame Tree Publishing has just announced the launch of its new trade fiction imprint, FLAME TREE PRESS. With a focus on high quality novels in the horror, crime, science fiction and fantasy genres, FLAME TREE PRESS’ first list will feature award-winning storytellers alongside debut authors.
UPDATE: SUBMISSIONS ARE NOW CLOSED FOR THESE ANTHOLOGIES
Continuing the success of our previous call for submissions, we’re looking for around twenty to thirty short stories by contemporary writers to complement a selection of classic tales in two new anthologies. We are keen to encourage new writers, without prejudice to age, background or previous publication history. It’s the story that matters, and the quality of writing.
Submit by email to firstname.lastname@example.org