Hot Off the Ring of Fire Press!

Hot Off the Ring of Fire Press!

Visit http://www.ericflintsringoffire.com to see all the great books we’ve published in the last few months. Books by Gorg Huff and Paula Goodlett; Mirella Sands; Michael Ventrella; Ryk Spoor; Garrett Vance . . . and more. Coming up, we have a great lineup of new...
1632 Minicon 2019

1632 Minicon 2019

This year’s 1632 Minicon will be at Spikecon in Layton, Utah on July 4-7. Spikecon is actually four cons in one: It’s Westercon 72, NASFic (the North American Science Fiction convention, which is held in years when Worldcon is held outside the US),...
Best of 2018

Best of 2018

Best of 2018 It’s time to nominate your favorite Gazette story for the Best of 2018. This can be any fiction that appeared in the Grantville Gazette in 2018, in issue 75 through issue 80. Please send your nominations to walt@waltboyes.com or bjorn@1632.org....
“The Story So Far . . .”

“The Story So Far . . .”

“It’s Only Rock n Roll (But I like It).” That’s the title track from the Rolling Stones album of the same name, and it is the best way I can think of to start off Gazette 82. Joy Ward brings us another installment in her “Musicians of Bremen” stories, “Rock and...
Sh/ft

Sh/ft

The first time I saw David Cummings, he was doing laps in the shortie pool at the Flagstaff Days Inn. Armed guards were pressed against the breakfast room glass, watching as he shifted from one end of the pool to the other, appearing just for a second in two places at...
The Company Bane, Part 1

The Company Bane, Part 1

What has gone before . . .   In “The Company Man” (May 2017 issue), our eponymous hero, a Belter forensic accountant, finds himself in the wrong place at the wrong time. A mysterious something (chemical? bacterial? nanite infestation?) is about to be released...
Rock and Roll Barbie

Rock and Roll Barbie

The Knaub Home Early Autumn, 1636   “Katrin, why do you hate your family so much? Do you want to see us reduced to the laughing stock of Bremen? What have I or your brother ever done to you to make you despise us in this way?” Herr Knaub stood in his...
The Railroad Business is Murder

The Railroad Business is Murder

Suhl, Thuringia-Franconia March, 1636   “And it was at this point that Mr. Lang said that he would kill Mr. Schumacher. Wasn’t it?” My knuckles turned white as I gripped the arms of the witness chair hard enough to make it creak. I stared daggers at Mr. Hartmann,...