EBOOK GIVEAWAY COMPETITION (and more)

Spoil Mum…or yourself! In honour of Mother’s Day on Sunday 8 May, IFWG Australia is giving away 10 ebook copies of Spawn: Weird Horror Tales About Pregnancy, Birth and Babies, the multi-award-winning anthology edited by Deborah Sheldon. To enter the draw, fill out the form below, including contact details and preference for ebook type (you will…

IFWG titles shortlisted in the Shadow Awards 2021

Great to see some IFWG creativity appear in the short list for the Shadows Awards 2021. – I’m looking right at you, HP Lovecraft (Jack Dann, Non-Fiction – Published in Cthulhu Deep Down Under Volume 3) – Spawn: Weird Horror Tales About Pregnancy, Birth and Babies (Ed Deborah Sheldon, Edited Works) – Tool Tales (Kaaron…

Chapbook Shop

IFWG is pleased to offer direct sales for its Chapbook series of titles, to most English-speaking countries and Europe. PayPal payments (including most cards) as outlined below (ALL PRICES ARE SHIPPING INCLUDED). Black Moon: Graphic Speculative Flash Fiction (Eugen Bacon, artwork by Elena Betti)Purchase from:North America (US$12.99)Australia/New Zealand (AU$24.99)UK/Europe (GB£10.99) Tool Tales: Microfiction Inspired By…

PRESS RELEASE: ‘Uncaching the Treasures’ Campaign

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Speculative Fiction House IFWG Publishing will be launching its ‘Uncaching the Treasures’ Campaign in February 2021 1 JANUARY 2021: Successful independent fantasy, horror and science fiction house IFWG Publishing (International and Australian imprints) will launch its ‘Uncaching the Treasures’ campaign in February 2021, it was announced today by Managing Director Gerry Huntman. Huntman expanded: “2020…

Preorders: Slights by Kaaron Warren

Yesterday Book Riot posted a great article on The 20 Must-Read Horror Books You’ve Never Heard Of. We were VERY pleased to see two IFWG books in the listing: Andrew Cull’s Remains, and our forthcoming reprint of Kaaron Warren’s Slights. Slights was Kaaron’s debut novel and has grown over the past ten-plus years into a…

Book Trailer: The Crying Forest by Venero Armanno

In a week’s time Venero Armanno’s latest novel, The Crying Forest, will be released in Australia, New Zealand, UK and the EU (North America in February 2021). To celebrate this upcoming release, we are delighted to present to you the trailer that accompanies this powerful title. Turn your speakers up!

TOC Reveal: Spawn: Weird Horror Tales About Pregnancy, Birth and Babies

It is with great pleasure that we can now announce the Table of Contents for our upcoming anthology: Spawn: Weird Horror Tales About Pregnancy, Birth and Babies, edited by Deborah Sheldon. “A Good Big Brother” – Matt Tighe“Sins of the Mother” – Tracie McBride“Beneath the Cliffs of Darknoon Bay” – Rebecca Fraser“Mother Dandelion” – Antoinette…

New Release: Electron’s Blade by Ian C. Douglas

It is with great pleasure and anticipation that we can announce the world release of Ian C. Douglas‘ fourth instalment in the middle grade Zeke Hailey series, Electron’s Blade. “Douglas’ Zeke Hailey series is wonderful, in every sense of the word,” said Gerry Huntman, Managing Director of IFWG. “There’s precious few quality middle grade/young teen…

IFWG short fiction mentioned in Ellen Datlow’s recommended reading

IFWG is pleased to see 8 entries in Ellen Datlow’s recommended short fiction stories by authors published through our titles: Cowens, Debbie and Matt “The Ward of Tindalos,” Cthulhu Land of the Long White Cloud Hart, J. C. “Te Ika,” Cthulhu Land of the Long White Cloud. Hood, Robert “Time and Tide,” Cthulhu Deep Down…

Preorder: Remains by Andrew Cull

ALL PREORDER OPPORTUNITIES ARE NOW CLOSED We are pleased to announce Kindle preorder availability of Remains (Andrew Cull) for all countries except North America – US and Canada will have access to kindle preorders soon. The ebook version of Remains will be released 1 August 2019 (16 September for North America). Ebook preorders: Kindle (US/Canada)…

New Acquisition: Dawn of the Zombie Apocalypse by Lee Murray

We in IFWG are excited to announce the signing of Lee Murray’s juvenile fiction piece, Dawn of the Zombie Apocalypse – the subject matter being self-evident! Lee has been associated with IFWG for a long time and we have published her short fiction through a number of publications – we are thrilled to step it…

Cover Reveal: The Years of the Wolf by Craig Cormick

IFWG Publishing is delighted to reveal the cover of Craig Cormick’s historical mystery/speculative fiction novel, The Years of the Wolf. The novel is based on a true story and the photograph (photographer unknown) is taken from the same time and place as the title’s source material. Catherine Archer-Wills has done a spectacular job of converting…

Preorder Offer: Engine of Lies by Barbara Howe

Engine of Lies, Book 2 of Barbara Howe’s Reforging fantasy series, will be on sale on 16 July 2018, and is now available for preorder. Those who preorder will receive their copy on or just before the release date. NEVER, EVER, LIE TO A WARLOCK He never promised happily ever after, but Lucinda is still dismayed…

Upcoming Children’s Book: The Clonestone by Ali Foster

Ali Foster‘s delightful children’s Ginomees Trilogy continues with Book 2, The Clonestone, on sale 15 May 2018. “Ali’s wonderful stories about the adventures of a group of discarded garden gnomes captured IFWG’s imagination from the beginning,” says Gerry Huntman, Managing Director IFWG Publishing Australia. “We look forward to its release in May, and its conclusion…

Double Release

We are very proud to have released over recent months some quality speculative fiction, starting with Cthulhu Deep Down Under Volume 1. Today we are releasing (world wide) Steven Paulsen‘s collection of weird fiction, Shadows on the Wall, as well as Jason Franks‘  dark fantasy novel, Faerie Apocalypse. Both books are wonderful additions to our…

PREORDERS: Perfect Little Stitches and Other Stories by Deborah Sheldon

A while ago we posted this wonderful cover of Deborah Sheldon’s upcoming horror/dark fiction collection, Perfect Little Stitches and Other Stories. We are now pleased to announce its release date: 1 September 2017, and preorders are now available. This book is a collection of twenty-one dark fantasy and horror stories which are mysterious, creepy, and…

News: Cthulhu: Deep Down Under publishing rights acquired

We are very excited by this acquisition – a while back Christopher Sequeira, Bryce Stevens and Steve Proposch (respected dark fiction editors) put out a boutique title called Cthulhu: Deep Down Under, an anthology that acquired Mythos-based stories from many of Australia’s dark fiction luminaries. The excellent front cover is directly below. The acquisition encompasses the…

Forthcoming Release: The Gate Theory by Kaaron Warren

IFWG Publishing Australia is pleased to have acquired worldwide print and digital book rights for Kaaron Warren’s short story collection, The Gate Theory. “This collection attracted much-deserved rave reviews when it was published in 2015, and when we heard that its rights were available, we jumped for it,” Gerry Huntman, Managing Director IFWG Publishing Australia…

Star Quake 4 to be released January 2017

Due to many time constraints for staff for IFWG Publishing Australia and SQ Mag, we have been disappointed that we were unable to release Star Quake 4 in 2016. However, we are catching up rapidly on our backlogs and we are pleased to announce that the fourth anthology of SQ Mag’s best fiction will be…