2013, 2014 Hugo Award Finalist for Best Semiprozine

“BCS is rapidly becoming my favorite short fiction magazine of all time.”

–Lou Anders, Hugo Award-winning editor of Pyr Books

Awards

Finalist, Best Semiprozine, Hugo Awards, 2014

  • Beneath Ceaseless Skies

Finalist, Best Semiprozine, Hugo Awards, 2013

  • Beneath Ceaseless Skies

Winner, Short Story, World Fantasy Awards, 2013

Finalist, Short Story, World Fantasy Awards, 2013

Finalist, Special Award–Non-Professional, World Fantasy Awards, 2013

  • Scott H. Andrews, for Beneath Ceaseless Skies

Finalist, Best Short Fiction, British Science Fiction Association (BSFA) Awards, 2013

Finalist, Aurealis Award for Best Fantasy Short Story of 2013

Finalist, Best Speculative Fiction Story: Large Cast, Parsec Awards, 2013

Finalist, Best Speculative Fiction Magazine or Anthology Podcast, Parsec Awards, 2012

Finalist, WSFA Small Press Award, 2010

Winner, Aurealis Award for Best Fantasy Short Story of 2009

 Runner-Up, Million Writers Award for Best New Online Magazine of 2008

  • Beneath Ceaseless Skies

Reprints

Best SF&F of the Year, Volume EightReprinted in Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year, Volume 8, ed. Jonathan Strahan

Reprinted in Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy, 2014, ed. Rich Horton

Reprinted in Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy, 2013, ed. Rich Horton

Reprinted in Year’s Best Dark Fantasy & Horror: 2013, ed. Paula Guran

Reprinted in Year’s Best Dark Fantasy & Horror: 2012, ed. Paula Guran

Reprinted in Steampunk Revolution, ed. Ann and Jeff VanderMeer

Reprinted in The Mammoth Book of Steampunk, ed. Sean Wallace

Reprinted in Steampunk Reloaded, ed. Ann and Jeff VanderMeer

Honorable Mentions

Honorable Mention, The Year’s Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Ninth Annual Collection, ed. Gardner Dozois

Honorable Mention, The Year’s Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Eighth Annual Collection, ed. Gardner Dozois

Recommended Reading, The Year’s Best Science Fiction and Fantasy, 2011, ed. Rich Horton

Honorable Mention, The Year’s Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Seventh Annual Collection, ed. Gardner Dozois

Recommended Reading, The Year’s Best Science Fiction and Fantasy, 2009, ed. Rich Horton

Honorable Mention, The Year’s Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Sixth Annual Collection, ed. Gardner Dozois

Locus Recommended Reading List

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Million Writers Award

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Notable Stories of 2008: