Book Announcement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Meet Me in the Middle of the Air Debut collection from Eric Schaller​ Press release Toronto, Canada, July 1, 2015 — ‘Meet Me in the Middle of the Air,’ Eric Schaller’s debut collection, is forthcoming from Undertow Publications, March 2016. “I’m thrilled to be working with Michael at Undertow,” Schaller said. “Undertow has become a true destination… Read more →

Unique ‘Skein and Bone’ bundle

Undertow Publications​ will be offering a very unique ‘Skein and Bone’ bundle. Limited to 50. A trade paperback of Victoria Leslie​’s ‘Skein and Bone,’ a one-of-a-kind linocut illustration, and a special bookmark with a skein of red thread. The linocut prints (or bookplates) will be quite unique. It’s a hand-drawn design by Victoria that she cut into a sheet of… Read more →

Selection process for Year’s Best Weird Fiction

I’ve been asked a couple times about the selection process for Year’s Best Weird Fiction. Here’s what we are doing:   I try to cast as wide a net as possible. I basically hound publishers and editors for digital copies of their books. I prefer digital files as I can load the books on my tablet and easily access them… Read more →

Advance praise for ‘Skein and Bone’

I’m in the formatting and typesetting phase of production for V.H. Leslie’s ‘Skein and Bone,’ and am getting very excited about its release. I thought I’d share some advance praise.   Advance praise for Skein and Bone:   “The strange and vivid worlds in V.H. Leslie’s stories have a nightmarish fairy tale quality to them – a pantry full of… Read more →