BCS Authors Elsewhere
First C.L. Clark The Unbroken Novel Giveaway
Posted in: BCS Authors Elsewhere, Giveaways by Scott H. Andrews

To celebrate the Mar. 23 release of the new military fantasy novel The Unbroken by C.L. Clark and the C.L. Clark short story “The Captain and the Quartermaster” in BCS #326, BCS is giving away two copies of The Unbroken.

The Unbroken and “The Captain and the Quartermaster” are both military fantasy, about characters in war and their struggles before and after they fight for their cause.

One giveaway for The Unbroken is on the BCS website in this very post. (The other will be on the BCS Twitter feed @BCSmagazine, on Wed. Mar. 31.)

To enter the giveaway that’s in this very post, comment on this post (here) and tell us your favorite BCS story that’s military fantasy. However you choose to define it. By any author, in any issue of BCS.

Your comment will enter you in a random drawing for a copy of The Unbroken. This giveaway ends Wed. Apr. 7. (Full Rules are here, at the end of this post.)

To get you started, here are some military fantasy stories from past issues of BCS:

The Traitor Baru Cormorant, Her Field-General, and Their Wounds” by Seth Dickinson, BCS #85 and podcast BCS 073

Do Not Look Back, My Lion” by Alix E. Harrow, BCS #270

The Sniper and I” by Rich Larson, BCS #299 – Science-Fantasy Month 5 and podcast BCS 255

Silent, Still, and Cold” by Kris Dikeman, BCS #62 and podcast BCS 054

Love, Resurrected” by Cat Rambo, BCS #65 and podcast BCS 058

 

Suddenwall” by Sara Saab, BCS #220 and podcast BCS 191

A Circle of Steel and Bone” by R.K. Duncan, BCS #267

Letters of Fire” by Margaret Ronald, BCS #69

Laws of Night and Silk” by Seth Dickinson, BCS #200, Special Double-Issue and podcast BCS 176

 

Armistice Day” by Marissa Lingen, BCS #117 and podcast BCS 101

The Face in the Window” by Brian McClellan, BCS #140

The Transubstantiation” by Evan Dicken, BCS #310

Cold, Cold War” by Ian McHugh, BCS #123

 

The War of Light and Shadow, in Five Dishes” by Siobhan Carroll, BCS #247

The Colors of Sand” by Anna Winterstein, BCS #326

The Proof of Bravery” by David Milstein, BCS #88

The Tragedy of Zayred the Splendid” by Grace Seybold, BCS #262, Tenth Anniversary Month Double-Issue II

 

New Horizons” by Alexander Stanmyer, BCS #273 and podcast BCS 234

The Iron Eels” by Jeremy A. TeGrotenhuis, BCS #283

Blood Remembers” by Alec Austin, BCS #117

Atonement” by Alec Austin, BCS #140

Blood Reckonings” by Alec Austin, BCS #201

Good luck!

Full rules for the C.L. Clark The Unbroken giveaway:

You must leave your comment on this The Unbroken Giveaway post. Comments left anywhere else will not enter you in the giveaway.

Your comment must mention the title of a work of short fiction that appeared in Beneath Ceaseless Skies magazine. Comments that do not mention the title of a work of short fiction that appeared in Beneath Ceaseless Skies magazine will not enter you in the giveaway.

You must post your comment before midnight PST on Wed. Apr. 7, 2021. Any comments posted after that will not be eligible.

Entrants will be entered in a random drawing to win the book.

BCS will conduct the random drawing from all eligible entries. The winner will receive either a paper copy or digital ebook copy of The Unbroken, at the sole choice of BCS. Orbit Books will send the book to the winner.

You must use a valid email address when you submit your comment (otherwise we won’t be able to contact you if you win).

Each person will be entered only once in the random drawing (even if you leave more than one eligible comment).

BCS is not responsible for comments that get lost or caught in our spam filtering or don’t show up in our system, or email addresses that get garbled or otherwise rendered unusable for contacting an entrant.

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Twitter. Participants are providing information to BCS and Firkin Press and not to Facebook or Twitter or anyone else.

If you have any questions, feel free to ask them in this post or via our Contact page. Good luck!

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Second C.L. Clark The Unbroken Novel Giveaway, on Twitter Mar. 31
Posted in: BCS Authors Elsewhere, Giveaways by Scott H. Andrews

To celebrate the Mar. 23 release of the new military fantasy novel The Unbroken by C.L. Clark and the C.L. Clark short story “The Captain and the Quartermaster” in BCS #326, BCS is giving away two copies of The Unbroken.

The Unbroken and “The Captain and the Quartermaster” are both military fantasy, about characters in war and their struggles before and after they fight for their cause.

One giveaway for The Unbroken will take place on the BCS Twitter feed @BCSmagazine, Wed. Mar. 31. (The other is here on the BCS website in a post.)

The Twitter giveaway for the signed copy of The Unbroken will take place Wednesday March 31 on the BCS Twitter feed @BCSmagazine. It will run from 2 PM EST until 5 PM EST.

To enter, all you need to do is tweet what your favorite BCS story that’s military fantasy. However you choose to define it. By any author, in any issue of BCS. (Full Rules are here, at the end of this post.)

To get you started, here are some military fantasy stories from past issues of BCS:

The Traitor Baru Cormorant, Her Field-General, and Their Wounds” by Seth Dickinson, BCS #85 and podcast BCS 073

Do Not Look Back, My Lion” by Alix E. Harrow, BCS #270

The Sniper and I” by Rich Larson, BCS #299 – Science-Fantasy Month 5 and podcast BCS 255

Silent, Still, and Cold” by Kris Dikeman, BCS #62 and podcast BCS 054

Love, Resurrected” by Cat Rambo, BCS #65 and podcast BCS 058

 

Suddenwall” by Sara Saab, BCS #220 and podcast BCS 191

A Circle of Steel and Bone” by R.K. Duncan, BCS #267

Letters of Fire” by Margaret Ronald, BCS #69

Laws of Night and Silk” by Seth Dickinson, BCS #200, Special Double-Issue and podcast BCS 176

 

Armistice Day” by Marissa Lingen, BCS #117 and podcast BCS 101

The Face in the Window” by Brian McClellan, BCS #140

The Transubstantiation” by Evan Dicken, BCS #310

Cold, Cold War” by Ian McHugh, BCS #123

 

The War of Light and Shadow, in Five Dishes” by Siobhan Carroll, BCS #247

The Colors of Sand” by Anna Winterstein, BCS #326

The Proof of Bravery” by David Milstein, BCS #88

The Tragedy of Zayred the Splendid” by Grace Seybold, BCS #262, Tenth Anniversary Month Double-Issue II

 

New Horizons” by Alexander Stanmyer, BCS #273 and podcast BCS 234

The Iron Eels” by Jeremy A. TeGrotenhuis, BCS #283

Blood Remembers” by Alec Austin, BCS #117

Atonement” by Alec Austin, BCS #140

Blood Reckonings” by Alec Austin, BCS #201

Good luck!

Full rules for the C.L. Clark The Unbroken Twitter giveaway:

You must tweet your comment on Twitter. Comments left anywhere else will not enter you in the giveaway.

You must include “@BCSmagazine” in your tweet. (This is so we can find it.)

Your tweet must mention the title of a work of short fiction that appeared in Beneath Ceaseless Skies magazine. Tweets that do not mention the title of a work of short fiction that appeared in Beneath Ceaseless Skies magazine will not enter you in the giveaway.

You must tweet your tweet between 2PM Eastern Standard Time and 5PM Eastern Standard Time on Wed. Mar. 31, 2021. Any tweets posted before or after that will not be eligible.

All entries will be entered in a random drawing to win the book.

Each person will be entered only once in the random drawing (even if you post more than one eligible tweet).

You must tweet your tweet from a valid Twitter account (otherwise we won’t be able to contact you if you win).

BCS will conduct the random drawing from all eligible entries. The winner will receive either a paper copy or digital ebook copy of The Unbroken, at the sole choice of BCS. Orbit Books will send the book to the winner.

BCS is not responsible for tweets that get lost or don’t show up under @BCSmagazine, or email addresses that get garbled or otherwise rendered unusable for contacting an entrant.

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Twitter or anyone else. Participants are providing information to BCS and Firkin Press and not to Facebook or Twitter or anyone else.

If you have any questions, feel free to ask them in this post or via our Contact page. Good luck!

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BCS Authors Elsewhere – 2020 Locus Recommended Reading List
Posted in: BCS Authors Elsewhere by Scott H. Andrews

The 2020 Locus Recommended Reading List includes, in addition to the nine BCS stories named to the list, a bunch of BCS authors with recommended stories in other magazines:

Novella:

Novelette:

Short Story:

Congratulations, all!

Locus online’s page for the Recommended List this year has links to all of the recommended fiction that is available online, including the recommended stories by these great BCS authors, so you can read these stories of theirs that appeared in other online magazines.

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First M.A. Carrick The Mask Of Mirrors Novel Giveaway
Posted in: BCS Authors Elsewhere, Giveaways by Scott H. Andrews

To celebrate the Jan. 21 release of the new epic fantasy novel The Mask of Mirrors by M.A. Carrick (a joint pseudonym for BCS authors Marie Brennan and Alyc Helms) and the M.A. Carrick short story “As Tight as Any Knot” in BCS #321, BCS is giving away two copies of The Mask of Mirrors.

The Mask of Mirrors and “As Tight as Any Knot” feature clever thieves running deft schemes to secure themselves and their futures, with a similar flair as Brennan’s caper tale “The Şiret Mask” in BCS #238 and podcast BCS 206 and in a world as gritty as Helms’s “A Screech of Gulls” in BCS #168 and podcast BCS 145.

One giveaway for The Mask of Mirrors is on the BCS website in this very post. (The other will be on the BCS Twitter feed @BCSmagazine, on Thurs. Jan. 7.)

To enter the giveaway that’s in this very post, comment on this post (here) and tell us your favorite BCS story that features a thief or rogue or caper. However you choose to define it. By any author, in any issue of BCS.

Your comment will enter you in a random drawing for a copy of The Mask of Mirrors. This giveaway ends Wed. Jan. 13. (Full Rules are here, at the end of this post.)

To get you started, here are some thief or rogue or caper tales from past issues of BCS:

Eyetooth” by Chris Willrich, BCS #314

The Şiret Mask” by Marie Brennan, BCS #238 and podcast BCS 206

Ill-Met at Midnight” by David Tallerman, BCS #128 and podcast BCS 110

The Mermaid Caper” by Rich Larson, BCS #119

 

Dragon’s-Eyes” by Margaret Ronald, BCS #9 and podcast BCS 007

The Streetking” by Peter Hickman, BCS #160 and podcast BCS 139

The Crimson Kestrel” by Leslianne Wilder, BCS #114

Thieves of Silence” by Holly Phillips, BCS #21

 

The God Thieves” by Derek Künsken, BCS #84

The Jewels of Montforte” by Adam Corbin Fusco, BCS #44

Pawn’s Gambit” by Adam Heine, BCS #41 and podcast BCS 037

The Tinyman and Caroline” by Sarah L. Edwards, BCS #17, M

 

Hence the King from Kagehana” by Michael Anthony Ashley, BCS #81

Between Shifting Skin and Certainty” by Justin Howe, BCS #26

The Sword of Loving Kindness” by Chris Willrich, BCS #1

 

Good luck!

Full rules for the M.A. Carrick The Mask of Mirrors giveaway:

You must leave your comment on this The Mask of Mirrors Giveaway post. Comments left anywhere else will not enter you in the giveaway.

Your comment must mention the title of a work of short fiction that appeared in Beneath Ceaseless Skies magazine. Comments that do not mention the title of a work of short fiction that appeared in Beneath Ceaseless Skies magazinewill not enter you in the giveaway.

You must post your comment before midnight PST on Wed. Jan. 13, 2021. Any comments posted after that will not be eligible.

Entrants will be entered in a random drawing to win the book.

BCS will conduct the random drawing from all eligible entries. The winner will receive either a paper copy or digital ebook copy of The Mask of Mirrors, at the sole choice of BCS. Orbit Books will send the book to the winner.

You must use a valid email address when you submit your comment (otherwise we won’t be able to contact you if you win).

Each person will be entered only once in the random drawing (even if you leave more than one eligible comment).

BCS is not responsible for comments that get lost or caught in our spam filtering or don’t show up in our system, or email addresses that get garbled or otherwise rendered unusable for contacting an entrant.

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Twitter. Participants are providing information to BCS and Firkin Press and not to Facebook or Twitter or anyone else.

If you have any questions, feel free to ask them in this post or via our Contact page. Good luck!

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Second M.A. Carrick The Mask Of Mirrors Novel Giveaway, on Twitter Jan. 7
Posted in: BCS Authors Elsewhere, Giveaways by Scott H. Andrews

To celebrate the Jan. 21 release of the new epic fantasy novel The Mask of Mirrors by M.A. Carrick (a joint pseudonym for BCS authros Marie Brennan and Alyc Helms) and the M.A. Carrick short story “As Tight as Any Knot” in BCS #321, BCS is giving away two copies of The Mask of Mirrors.

The Mask of Mirrors and “As Tight as Any Knot” feature clever thieves running deft schemes to secure themselves and their futures, with a similar flair as Brennan’s caper tale “The Şiret Mask” in BCS #238 and podcast BCS 206 and in a world as gritty as Helms’s “A Screech of Gulls” in BCS #168 and podcast BCS 145.

One giveaway for The Mask of Mirrors will take place on the BCS Twitter feed @BCSmagazine, Thurs. Jan. 7. (The other is here on the BCS website in a post.)

The Twitter giveaway for the signed copy of The Mask of Mirrors will take place Thursday Jan. 7 on the BCS Twitter feed @BCSmagazine. It will run from 2 PM EST until 5 PM EST.

To enter, all you need to do is tweet what your favorite BCS story that features a thief or rogue or caper is. However you choose to define it. By any author, in any issue of BCS. (Full Rules are here, at the end of this post.)

To get you started, here are some thief or rogue or caper tales from past issues of BCS:

Eyetooth” by Chris Willrich, BCS #314

The Şiret Mask” by Marie Brennan, BCS #238 and podcast BCS 206

Ill-Met at Midnight” by David Tallerman, BCS #128 and podcast BCS 110

The Mermaid Caper” by Rich Larson, BCS #119

 

Dragon’s-Eyes” by Margaret Ronald, BCS #9 and podcast BCS 007

The Streetking” by Peter Hickman, BCS #160 and podcast BCS 139

The Crimson Kestrel” by Leslianne Wilder, BCS #114

Thieves of Silence” by Holly Phillips, BCS #21

 

The God Thieves” by Derek Künsken, BCS #84

The Jewels of Montforte” by Adam Corbin Fusco, BCS #44

Pawn’s Gambit” by Adam Heine, BCS #41 and podcast BCS 037

The Tinyman and Caroline” by Sarah L. Edwards, BCS #17, M

 

Hence the King from Kagehana” by Michael Anthony Ashley, BCS #81

Between Shifting Skin and Certainty” by Justin Howe, BCS #26

The Sword of Loving Kindness” by Chris Willrich, BCS #1

 

Good luck!

Full rules for the M.A. Carrick The Mask of Mirrors Twitter giveaway:

You must tweet your comment on Twitter. Comments left anywhere else will not enter you in the giveaway.

You must include “@BCSmagazine” in your tweet. (This is so we can find it.)

Your tweet must mention the title of a work of short fiction that appeared in Beneath Ceaseless Skies magazine. Tweets that do not mention the title of a work of short fiction that appeared in Beneath Ceaseless Skies magazine will not enter you in the giveaway.

You must tweet your tweet between 2PM Eastern Standard Time and 5PM Eastern Standard Time on Thurs. Jan. 7, 2021. Any tweets posted before or after that will not be eligible.

All entries will be entered in a random drawing to win the book.

Each person will be entered only once in the random drawing (even if you post more than one eligible tweet).

You must tweet your tweet from a valid Twitter account (otherwise we won’t be able to contact you if you win).

BCS will conduct the random drawing from all eligible entries. The winner will receive either a paper copy or digital ebook copy of The Mask of Mirrors, at the sole choice of BCS. Orbit Books will send the book to the winner.

BCS is not responsible for tweets that get lost or don’t show up under @BCSmagazine, or email addresses that get garbled or otherwise rendered unusable for contacting an entrant.

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Twitter or anyone else. Participants are providing information to BCS and Firkin Press and not to Facebook or Twitter or anyone else.

If you have any questions, feel free to ask them in this post or via our Contact page. Good luck!

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Yoon Ha Lee Phoenix Extravagant Book Giveaway
Posted in: BCS Authors Elsewhere, Giveaways by Scott H. Andrews

In honor of BCS author Yoon Ha Lee‘s new fantasy novel Phoenix Extravagant, releasing Oct. 20 from Solaris, BCS is giving away a copy!

Phoenix Extravagant is a fantasy novel of empire and dominion and automata and art, set in a society influenced by Korean folklore and myth.

Our Phoenix Extravagant giveaway will take place on Wed. Oct. 14 on the BCS Twitter feed @BCSmagazine. It will run from 2 PM EST until 5 PM EST.

To enter, all you need to do is tweet what your favorite Yoon Ha Lee short story is. Whether fantasy, like Phoenix Extravagant, or science fiction (or science-fantasy); whether published in BCS or elsewhere. (Full Rules are here, at the end of this post.)

To get you started, here are many of Yoon’s stories in BCS, and you can peruse our BCS Authors Elsewhere posts for work by him in other venues:

The Mermaid Astronaut” in BCS #298 – Science-Fantasy Month 5 and podcast BCS 254

The Starship and the Temple Cat” in BCS #244 – Science-Fantasy Month 4 and podcast BCS 210

Shadow’s Weave” in BCS #200 and podcast BCS 177

Foxfire, Foxfire” in BCS #194 – Science-Fantasy Month 3 and podcast BCS 168

Two to Leave” in BCS #174 and podcast BCS 151

The Bonedrake’s Penance” in BCS #143 – Science-Fantasy Month 2

The Book of Locked Doors” in BCS #91 – Science-Fantasy Month and podcast BCS 078

The Territorialist” in BCS #47

The Pirate Captain’s Daughter” in BCS #27 and podcast BCS 025

Architectural Constants” in BCS #2 and podcast BCS 001

 

Good luck!

Full rules for the Yoon Ha Lee Phoenix Extravagant giveaway:

You must tweet your comment on Twitter. Comments left anywhere else will not enter you in the giveaway.

You must include “@BCSmagazine” in your tweet. (This is so we can find it.)

You must mention the title of a work of short fiction authored by Yoon Ha Lee. Comments that do not mention the title of a work of short fiction authored by Yoon Ha Lee will not enter you in the giveaway.

You must tweet your tweet between 2PM Eastern Standard Time and 5PM Eastern Standard Time on Wed. Oct. 14, 2020. Any tweets posted before or after that will not be eligible.

All entries will be entered in a random drawing to win the book.

Each person will be entered only once in the random drawing (even if you post more than one eligible tweet).

You must tweet your tweet from a valid Twitter account (otherwise we won’t be able to contact you if you win).

BCS will conduct the random drawing from all eligible entries. The winner will receive either a paper copy or digital ebook copy of Phoenix Extravagant, at the sole choice of BCS. The publisher will send the book to the winner.

BCS is not responsible for tweets that get lost or don’t show up under @BCSmagazine, or email addresses that get garbled or otherwise rendered unusable for contacting an entrant.

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Twitter or anyone else. Participants are providing information to BCS and Firkin Press and not to Facebook or Twitter or anyone else.

If you have any questions, feel free to ask them in this post or via our Contact page. Good luck!

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First R.B. Lemberg Four Profound Weaves Book Giveaway
Posted in: BCS Authors Elsewhere, Giveaways by Scott H. Andrews

In conjunction with the release of BCS author R.B. Lemberg’s new book The Four Profound Weaves, out Sep. 1 from Tachyon Publications, BCS is giving away two copies.

The Four Profound Weaves is set in R.B.’s lushly imagined and culturally rich fantasy world Birdverse. BCS readers may know Birdverse from the five BCS novelettes and novellas set there, including “Grandmother-nai-Leylit’s Cloth of Winds” in BCS #175, which was a finalist for the Nebula Awards. 

The Four Profound Weaves is a brand-new novella of Birdverse, featuring one of the characters from “Grandmother-nai-Leylit’s Cloth of Winds.” It’s published by Tachycon Publications in digital and as a trade paperback with this lovely cover.

One giveaway is on the BCS website in this post. (The other will be on the BCS Twitter feed @BCSmagazine, on Wed. Sep. 2.)

To enter the giveaway that’s in this very post, comment on this post (here) and tell us what your favorite R.B. Lemberg piece of short fiction is. Whether a Birdverse story or one of their other stories; whether published in BCS or elsewhere.

Your comment will enter you in a random drawing for the copy of The Four Profound Weaves. This giveaway is now closed ends Wed. Sep. 9. (Full Rules are here, at the end of this post.)

To get you started, here are R.B.’s stories in BCS, and you can peruse our BCS Authors Elsewhere posts for work by them in other venues:

“To Balance the Weight of Khalem” in BCS #300

“A Portrait of the Desert in Personages of Power” in BCS #229 and podcast BCS 200

“The Book of How to Live” in BCS #209

“Geometries of Belonging” in BCS #183

“Grandmother-nai-Leylit’s Cloth of Winds” in BCS #175

“Held Close in Syllables of Light” in BCS #80

Good luck!

Full rules for the R.B. Lemberg The Four Profound Weaves giveaway:

You must leave your comment on this The Four Profound Weaves Giveaway post. Comments left anywhere else will not enter you in the giveaway.

Your comment must mention the title of a work of short fiction authored by R.B. Lemberg. Comments that do not mention the title of a work of short fiction authored by R.B. Lemberg will not enter you in the giveaway.

You must post your comment before midnight PST on Wed. Sep. 9, 2020. Any comments posted after that will not be eligible.

Entrants will be entered in a random drawing to win the book.

BCS will conduct the random drawing from all eligible entries. The winner will receive either a paper copy or digital ebook copy of The Four Profound Weaves, at the sole choice of BCS. Tachyon Publications will send the book to the winner.

You must use a valid email address when you submit your comment (otherwise we won’t be able to contact you if you win).

Each person will be entered only once in the random drawing (even if you leave more than one eligible comment).

BCS is not responsible for comments that get lost or caught in our spam filtering or don’t show up in our system, or email addresses that get garbled or otherwise rendered unusable for contacting an entrant.

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Twitter. Participants are providing information to BCS and Firkin Press and not to Facebook or Twitter or anyone else.

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Second R.B. Lemberg Four Profound Weaves Book Giveaway, on Twitter Sep. 2
Posted in: BCS Authors Elsewhere, Giveaways by Scott H. Andrews

In honor of the release of BCS author R.B. Lemberg’s new book The Four Profound Weaves, Sep. 1 from Tachyon Publications, BCS is giving away two copies.

The Four Profound Weaves is set in R.B.’s lushly imagined and culturally rich fantasy world Birdverse. BCS readers may know Birdverse from the five BCS novelettes and novellas set there, including “Grandmother-nai-Leylit’s Cloth of Winds” in BCS #175, which was a finalist for the Nebula Awards. 

The Four Profound Weaves is a brand-new novella of Birdverse, featuring one of the characters from “Grandmother-nai-Leylit’s Cloth of Winds.” It’s published by Tachycon Publications in digital and as a trade paperback with this lovely cover.

One giveaway will be on the BCS Twitter feed @BCSmagazine. (The other is on the BCS website in a News post, here.)

The Twitter giveaway for the copy of The Four Profound Weaves will take place Wed. Sep. 2 on the BCS Twitter feed @BCSmagazine. It will run from 2 PM EST until 5 PM EST.

To enter, all you need to do is tweet what your favorite R.B. Lemberg short story is. Whether a Birdverse story or one of their many other stories; whether published in BCS or elsewhere. (Full Rules are here, at the end of this post.)

To get you started, here are R.B.’s stories in BCS, and you can peruse our BCS Authors Elsewhere posts for work by them in other venues:

“To Balance the Weight of Khalem” in BCS #300

“A Portrait of the Desert in Personages of Power” in BCS #229 and podcast BCS 200

“The Book of How to Live” in BCS #209

“Geometries of Belonging” in BCS #183

“Grandmother-nai-Leylit’s Cloth of Winds” in BCS #175

“Held Close in Syllables of Light” in BCS #80

Good luck!

Full rules for the R.B. Lemberg The Four Profound Weaves Twitter giveaway:

You must tweet your comment on Twitter. Comments left anywhere else will not enter you in the giveaway.

You must include “@BCSmagazine” in your tweet. (This is so we can find it.)

You must mention the title of a work of short fiction authored by R.B. Lemberg. Comments that do not mention the title of a work of short fiction authored by R.B. Lemberg will not enter you in the giveaway.

You must tweet your tweet between 2PM Eastern Standard Time and 5PM Eastern Standard Time on Wed. Sep. 2, 2020. Any tweets posted before or after that will not be eligible.

All entries will be entered in a random drawing to win the book.

Each person will be entered only once in the random drawing (even if you post more than one eligible tweet).

You must tweet your tweet from a valid Twitter account (otherwise we won’t be able to contact you if you win).

BCS will conduct the random drawing from all eligible entries. The winner will receive either a paper copy or digital ebook copy of The Four Profound Weaves, at the sole choice of BCS. Tachyon Publications will send the book to the winner.

BCS is not responsible for tweets that get lost or don’t show up under @BCSmagazine, or email addresses that get garbled or otherwise rendered unusable for contacting an entrant.

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Twitter or anyone else. Participants are providing information to BCS and Firkin Press and not to Facebook or Twitter or anyone else.

If you have any questions, feel free to ask them in this post or via our Contact page. Good luck!

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Second Marie Brennan Driftwood Book Giveaway, on Twitter Aug. 5
Posted in: BCS Authors Elsewhere, Giveaways by Scott H. Andrews

In honor of the release of BCS author Marie Brennan’s new book Driftwood, Aug. 14 from Tachyon Publications, BCS is giving away two copies.

BCS readers may know the Driftwood world from the three BCS short stories set there:“The Ascent of Unreason” in BCS #104, “Remembering Light” in BCS #44, “Driftwood” in BCS #14.

Driftwood is made up of shattered fragments of other worlds, and the new book Driftwood, as Marie explains on her website, appropriately combines all the existing Driftwood short fiction, embedded in and given context by a frame story, plus a brand-new novelette to flesh it out.

One giveaway will be on the BCS Twitter feed @BCSmagazine. (The other is on the BCS website in a News post, here.)

The Twitter giveaway for the copy of Driftwood will take place Wed. Aug 5 on the BCS Twitter feed @BCSmagazine. It will run from 2 PM EST until 5 PM EST.

To enter, all you need to do is tweet what your favorite Marie Brennan short story is. Whether a Driftwood story or one of her many other stories; whether published in BCS or elsewhere. (Full Rules are here, at the end of this post.)

To get you started, here are many of Marie’s stories in BCS, and you can peruse our BCS Authors Elsewhere posts for work by her in other venues:

“Sankalpa” in BCS #287 and podcast BCS 246

“The Şiret Mask” in BCS #238 and podcast BCS 206

“To Rise No More” in BCS #207 and podcast BCS 181

“The Ascent of Unreason” in BCS #104 and podcast BCS 089

“Dancing the Warrior” in BCS #66

 

“Two Pretenders” in BCS #60 and podcast BCS 052

“And Blow Them at the Moon” in BCS #50 and podcast BCS 044

“Remembering Light” in BCS #44 and podcast BCS 040

“Driftwood” in BCS #14 and podcast BCS 013

“Kingspeaker” in BCS #3

Good luck!

Full rules for the Marie Brennan Driftwood Twitter giveaway:

You must tweet your comment on Twitter. Comments left anywhere else will not enter you in the giveaway.

You must include “@BCSmagazine” in your tweet. (This is so we can find it.)

You must mention the title of a work of short fiction authored by Marie Brennan. Comments that do not mention the title of a work of short fiction authored by Marie Brennan will not enter you in the giveaway.

You must tweet your tweet between 2PM Eastern Standard Time and 5PM Eastern Standard Time on Wed. Aug. 5, 2020. Any tweets posted before or after that will not be eligible.

All entries will be entered in a random drawing to win the book.

Each person will be entered only once in the random drawing (even if you post more than one eligible tweet).

You must tweet your tweet from a valid Twitter account (otherwise we won’t be able to contact you if you win).

BCS will conduct the random drawing from all eligible entries. The winner will receive either a paper copy or digital ebook copy of Driftwood, at the sole choice of BCS. Tachyon Publications will send the book to the winner.

BCS is not responsible for tweets that get lost or don’t show up under @BCSmagazine, or email addresses that get garbled or otherwise rendered unusable for contacting an entrant.

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Twitter or anyone else. Participants are providing information to BCS and Firkin Press and not to Facebook or Twitter or anyone else.

If you have any questions, feel free to ask them in this post or via our Contact page. Good luck!

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