Two Uncanny Magazine Stories Are Sturgeon Award Finalists!

Wonderful news, Space Unicorns! “And Then There Were (N-One)” by Sarah Pinsker and “Fandom for Robots” by Vina Jie-Min Prasad are both finalists for the prestigious 2018 Sturgeon Award for the best short science fiction story! (As you may recall, Sarah’s and Vina’s stories are also Nebula Award Finalists and Hugo Award Finalists! ) Congratulations to Sarah, Vina, and an amazing list of […]

Three Images That Helped Inspire Fire Dance- Guest Post by Ilana C. Myer

(Set in a world where poets wield magical and political power, Ilana C. Myer’s Fire Dance, the standalone sequel to her novel Last Song Before Night, was released from Tor Books on April 10th.  At the end of the post, there is a book giveaway you can participate in!) I share Anne of Green Gables’s fascination with places or […]


Six Uncanny Stories, the Thomases, and Uncanny Magazine Are All Hugo Award Finalists!

PHENOMENAL news, Space Unicorns! Six Uncanny Magazine stories are finalists for the prestigious Hugo Award! “And Then There Were (N-One)” by Sarah Pinsker is a finalist for Best Novella, “Small Changes Over Long Periods of Time” by K.M. Szpara is a finalist for Best Novelette, ‘‘Children of Thorns, Children of Water’’ by Aliette de Bodard (reprint from 2017) is a finalist […]

Liz Argall’s Things Respond to Gender Expectations!

Here is the multi-talented Liz Argall with another special Uncanny edition of her webcomic Things Without Arms and Without Legs, where they once again react Uncanny Magazine. For Issue 20, Liz’s Things are responding to the nature  gender expectations in the world, and why spaces like Uncanny are necessary.

Uncanny Magazine Issue 21 Cover and Table of Contents!

Coming March 6, THE TWENTY-FIRST ISSUE OF THE 2016 & 2017 HUGO AWARD-WINNING UNCANNY MAGAZINE!!! All of the content will be available in the eBook version on the day of release. The free online content will be released in 2 stages- half on day of release and half on April 3. Don’t forget eBook Subscriptions to Uncanny Magazine are available […]

Meet Uncanny Magazine’s New Intern Chimedum Ohaegbu

Fantastic news, Space Unicorns! We’re so pleased to share that the awesome Chimedum Ohaegbu has joined the Uncanny Magazine team as our brand new intern! Chimedum is a passionate fan of science fiction and fantasy, with impressive editorial experience. We’re eager and excited to work with her on more Space Unicorn shenanigans! Chimedum attends the University of […]


Four Uncanny Magazine Stories are Nebula Award Finalists!

Outstanding news, Space Unicorns! Four Uncanny Magazine stories are finalists for the prestigious Nebula Award from the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America! “And Then There Were (N-One)” by Sarah Pinsker is a finalist for Best Novella, “Small Changes Over Long Periods of Time” by K.M. Szpara is a finalist for Best Novelette, “Fandom for Robots” by Vina Jie-Min Prasad is a finalist […]

Uncanny Magazine 2017 Favorite Fiction Reader Poll Results!

Space Unicorns! It is time to announce the TOP STORY in our Uncanny Magazine 2017 Favorite Fiction Reader Poll! It is…. *drumroll* And Then There Were (N-One) by Sarah Pinsker!!! Congratulations, Sarah! Sarah will be receiving a SNAZZY CERTIFICATE! The rest of the Top Five are:   2- Fandom for Robots by Vina Jie-Min Prasad   3- IS A […]

Eight Uncanny Stories Are on the 2017 Locus Recommended Reading List and Locus Award Poll!

SPACE UNICORNS! HAPPY DAY!!! There are EIGHT Uncanny Magazine stories on the prestigious 2017 Locus Recommended Reading List! WE ARE SO CHUFFED! Congratulations to all of the authors! ‘‘And Then There Were (N-One)’’, Sarah Pinsker ‘‘Children of Thorns, Children of Water’’, Aliette de Bodard  (Reprint from 2017) ‘‘The Thule Stowaway’’, Maria Dahvana Headley ‘‘The Worshipful […]

Uncanny Celebrates Reader Favorites of 2017!

Hello, Space Unicorns! 2017 was a… complicated year. Though many things were hard and horrible, we are very proud of all of the amazing works we published in Uncanny. Everyone in the Space Unicorn Ranger Corps has been wonderfully supportive, and your enthusiasm has meant so much to us. It’s been fantastic to see how much […]