Book Frivolity.....

Speculative Fiction Reviews, Interviews, Art and Whatever Else!

Currently reading

Stone of Farewell
Tad Williams
The Guns of Empire (The Shadow Campaigns)
Django Wexler
Jeremy Kool, Steve Gerlach & Amanda Kool

Grimdark Magazine Issue #5 is Out!

Grimdark Magazine #5 - Victor Milán, David Annandale, Charles T. Powell, Aliette de Bodard, David C. Phipps, Chadwick Ginther, Sean Patrick Hazlett

Grimdark Magazine has so much going on in issue #5, you need to check it out if you are a Grimdark Fantasy fan! The short fiction rocks, some great reviews & articles, fantastic interviews,  and an excerpt of the truly cool The Dinosaur Lords!


Buy it, so we continue to have something to do with our time, and we can keep providing you all great content .. (If I find out you've pirated it, I swear I'll hunt you down and stab you with a soup spoon! In the belly button!)




Short fiction:

  • Against the Encroaching Darkness by Aliette de Bodard, a Dominion of the Fallen short story.
  • First They Came for the Pigs by Chadwick Ginther
  • Boomer Hunter by Sean Patrick Hazlett
  • The Right Hand of Decay by David Annandale
  • Lessons of Necessity by T.C. Powell



  • Who is the Grimdark Hero by C.T. Phipps



  • The Liar's Key by Mark Lawrence (review by Tom Smith)
  • The Mechanical by Ian Tregellis (review by Malrubius)
  • The Witcher 3 (review by C.T. Phipps)



  • James A. Moore
  • Peter Orullian



  • The Dinosaur Lords by Victor Milan (Chapter 1)



Check it out here, at the Grimdark Magazine website (you can get the kindle edition through this link if you're an Amazonian)


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