Best of Apex Magazine: Volume 1 is coming in early December. Editors Jason Sizemore and Lesley Conner have selected 20 stories to be included, and now it is time for you, the readers, to select the 21st!

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The current table of contents is:

  • Jackalope Wives by Ursula Vernon (Issue 56)

  • If You Were a Dinosaur, My Love by Rachel Swirsky (Issue 46)

  • The Green Book by Amal El-Mohtar (Issue 18)

  • Candy Girl by Chikodili Emelumadu (Issue 66)

  • Falling Leaves by Liz Argall (Issue 60)

  • A Matter of Shapespace by Brian Trent (Issue 51)

  • Blood from Stone by Alethea Kontis (Issue 43)

  • Sexagesimal by Katharine E.K. Duckett (Issue 40)

  • Keep Talking by Marie Vibbert (Issue 67)       

  • Going Endo by Rich Larson (Issue 74)

  • Remembery Day by Sarah Pinsker (Issue 72)

  • Pocosin by Ursula Vernon (Issue 68)

  • She Gave Her Heart, He Took Her Marrow by Sam Fleming (Issue 79)

  • L’esprit de L’escalier by Peter M. Ball (Issue 16)

  • The Performance Artist by Lettie Prell (Issue 44)

  • Advertising at the End of the World by Keffy R.M. Kehrli (Issue 3)

  • Armless Maidens of the American West by Genevieve Valentine (Issue 39)

  • Blood on Beacon Hill by Russell Nichols (Issue 78)

  • Build-A-Dolly by Ken Liu (Issue 47)

  • Still Life (A Sexagesimal Fairy Tale) by Ian Tregillis (Issue 17)

    So what will it be? What will be the 21st story - the readers' choice? Fill in the form below and let your voice be heard!

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