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About nickmamatas

Nick Mamatas is the author of several novels, including I Am Providence and The Last Weekend. His short fiction has appeared in Best American Mystery Stories, Asimov's Science Fiction, New Haven Review, and many, many other venues.

The People’s Republic of Everything, cheap!

Hey all, My latest short fiction collection, The People’s Republic of Everything, is one of today’s Kindle Daily Deals, and so can be downloaded for only $1.99 from Amazon. The book has gotten good reviews, including a starred review in … Continue reading

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New collection for pre-order: THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF EVERYTHING

Hi all, I hope we can get some advance copies at the August residency, but if not, my latest collection of short fiction, The People’s Republic of Everything, is now up for pre-order in the usual places: Amazon, Barnes & … Continue reading

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Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction Kindle Subscription

Many of our students are interested in writing SF/Fantasy and also in short fiction. It’s important to stay current on what the leading venues in the genre are publishing. To that end, I wanted to bring everyone’s attention to the … Continue reading

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Two New Stories

Hey all, Here’s a little leisure reading for you all. My posthuman SF story “A Night Out at a Nice Place” can be read in the latest issue of Apex Magazine. “The Girl Who Loved Cthulhu”, a parodic supernatural mystery … Continue reading

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The MFA Years blog

I found this blog last week and have really been enjoying digging through the archives. Mostly it is about full-residency MFA programs, but it contains tons of interesting information and perspectives on workshops, submitting to literary journals, thorny questions of … Continue reading

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Two Tales

Hi all, Hope writing is going well. My latest book Mixed Up, which I’ve perhaps talked about a bit too much, is finally officially out as of yesterday. As part of the publicity push, two new short stories are out … Continue reading

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MIXED UP is out…mostly

Hi all,   Hope the semester is treating you all well. My latest book, the hybrid cocktail recipe/fiction anthology Mixed Up: Cocktail Recipes (and Flash Fiction) for the Discerning Drinker (and Reader)is out now. Well, to a certain extent. It will … Continue reading

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