Paper Road Press is pleased to announce the inaugural YEAR’S BEST AOTEAROA NEW ZEALAND SCIENCE FICTION AND FANTASY anthology, edited by Marie Hodgkinson.
Marie is looking for short stories (less than 10,000 words) from all genres and subgenres of science fiction and fantasy, by authors from Aotearoa New Zealand, and which were first published in 2018.
This is a reprint anthology. Only stories that were first published between 1 January and 31 December 2018 will be considered.
Rights and payment
For accepted stories, Paper Road Press will license worldwide non-exclusive anthology rights in English, in print and ebook formats. Payment of NZ 1.5c per word will be made on publication.
The deadline for submissions for the 2018 volume is 31 May, 2019.
Please send digital copies of eligible works directly to the editor, Marie Hodgkinson, at marie (at) paperroadpress (dot) co (dot) nz, accompanied by details of where and when the story was first published and a short author bio. Any questions about submissions or the anthology can be directed to the same address.