At the Edge

At the Edge book coverEdited by Lee Murray and Dan Rabarts
Introduction by Angela Slatter

ISBN 9780473354152
Cover by Emma Weakley
Print and ebook design by Marie Hodgkinson


A science fiction and fantasy anthology featuring work by some of the best short story writers in Aotearoa New Zealand and Australia. Winner of Best Collected Work and Best Professional Artwork, Sir Julius Vogel Awards 2017.

At the Edge is available to order from your favourite NZ or Australian bookstore and from a variety of online stores including Amazon, Kobo and Apple Books.

Table of Contents

Click on linked titles to read an excerpt from the story

Angela Slatter Introduction
Dan Rabarts & Lee Murray Editors’ Note 
Jodi Cleghorn The Leaves no Longer Fall 
Carlington Black The Urge 
Martin Livings Boxing Day 
Phillip Mann The Architect 
Debbie Cowens Hood of Bone 
Anthony Panegyres Crossing 
EG Wilson 12-36 
David Stevens Crop Rotation
Michelle Child Narco 
Richard Barnes The Great and True Journey 
AJ Ponder BlindSight 
Keira McKenzie In Sacrifice We Hope 
Jan Goldie Little Thunder 
Joanne Anderton Street Furniture 
Eileen Mueller Call of the Sea 
Octavia Cade Responsibility 
JC Hart Hope Lies North 
David Versace Seven Excerpts from Season One 
Paul Mannering The Island at the End of the World 
Summer Wigmore Back When the River had No Name
AJ Fitzwater Splintr 
Tom Dullemond One Life, No Respawns 
AC Buchanan And Still the Forests Grow though we are Gone