Monday Markets - The Year's Best Australian Fantasy and Horror Vol 5 - Jan 20 (via @taliehelene)

Liz Grzyb and Talie Helene are reading for vol 5 of The Year's Best Australian Fantasy and Horror. Keep this one on your annual radar, too.


  • Stories should have a listed author who is a citizen, resident or otherwise be recognised as having significant ties to Australia and/or New Zealand.

  • Stories must have been published between 1 January and 31 December 2014.

  • Stories must be received by the editors by 20 January 2015.

  • Stories should be no longer than 8,500 words in length.

  • The editors will accept photocopies of eligible stories, and electronic copies. If you have any queries please contact the relevant editor via the email address provided.

  • Stories should be available in electronic format to be selected for inclusion.

  • Decisions made by editors are final and no correspondence shall be entered into.

Please note that while the editors do read widely, they are relying on writers to assist them by sending copies of their stories. This is the best way to ensure that stories do not get overlooked.

Eligible authors have until January 20 to get their submissions in.

Submission details here: