The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, March/April 2020


English language

Published Feb. 29, 2020 by Spilogale, Inc..

4 stars (1 review)

1 edition

A better than average issue of F&SF

4 stars

A better than average issue with good tales by Matthew Hughes, Gregor Hartmann, Amanda Hollander, Elizabeth Bear and a fantastic tale involving thinking mechanicals beings by Ian Tregillis.

  • "Kikelomo Ultrasheen" by Dare Segun Falowo: an African fantasy story about a girl blessed or cursed with the ability to affect people by weaving and perming their hair. When she is forced to run away to the city, she falls into the company of people who can use her ability until she returns years later to her mother to fulfil her destiny.

  • "The Million-Mile Sniper" by SL Huang: a somewhat unbelievable tale of a sniper that can find its target spaceship ffom an unimaginable distance away, and a detective who somehow is able to deduce what happened from the evidence.

  • "The Last Legend" by Matthew Hughes: a fascinating tale about a boy who is destined for greatness; until tragedy strikes, and he …