Our 2017 Issue is now available!

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This issue features the book reviews of the winners of the 2017 Red City Review Book Awards, as well as the cover images of all the book finalists.


The 2016 Issue:

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This issue includes the results from The 2015 Red City Review Book Awards: interviews with the winning authors, as well as reviews of all the winning books and finalists. There are also two short stories included: Midnight Mass by Thomas Elson and Rafael’s Tale by Arndt Britschgi.


The Fall/Winter 2015 Issue:


Eight fantastic short stories featuring magically realistic young adult fiction, a tale told by a dog, literary fiction, and much more.

Fiction: Like the Monkeys and the Donkeys by James Valvis, The Denizen by Marianne Herrick, Fergal, dog by John Saul, The Ladies of Cranford by Judith Rook, The Silent and Bright Memories of the Colorful Mr. Gray by Zach Edwards, The View From the Cave by J. Jones, Mailbox by Scott Archer Jones, The Girl with Scales for Skin by Mia Moran.


The Spring/Summer 2015 Issue:

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Nine riveting short stories featuring women’s issues, LGBT characters, complicated science fiction dilemmas, and much more.

Fiction: Genesis by Sharon Glassburn, Primary Service by Jill D’Aubery, The In-Between by Elaina Clarke, The Meeting by Alex Norris, But One Night by Rocio Belinda Mendez, Valery and Michael by Marc Owen Jones, TMI by Joan L. Cannon, Binary Soul by Nathaniel Szymkowicz, and The Green Chair by SBR Martin.


The January 2015 Issue:

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Contents of this issue include:

  • Winners and finalists from The 2014 Red City Review Book Award Contest
    • Interviews with the authors, book reviews, and more
  • Publishing articles to help your writing career:
    • Helpful Writing Tips and Suggestions
    • Self-Publishing vs. Commercial Publishing
    • What’s in a Cover?
    • How to Promote Yourself and Your Book
  • Short fiction from our staff
  • Details about our future contests

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Submit Your Story

We are currently closed to new short story submissions. Please check back at a later date.

Submissions must be original fiction of 4,000 words or less. We accept all genres. It is free to submit fiction for consideration. Please only submit one piece at a time. We only accept previously unpublished pieces. You will receive a confirmation email once your submission has been received. You will hear back from us within approximately one month regardless of whether or not your work is accepted for publication in our magazine.