TOC reveal: Killer Creatures Down Under: Horror Stories with Bite

IFWG is very pleased indeed to reveal the Table of Contents of our 2023 horror anthology, Killer Creatures Down Under: Horror Stories with Bite, edited by Deborah Sheldon. Congratulations to the authors who were selected for publication – it was a very competitive open call-out. The authors/short stories that will be included in the anthology…

Anthology Submission Guidelines: Killer Creatures Down Under: Horror Stories with Bite

Submissions open: 22 April 2022Deadline: 15 July 2022 NOW CLOSEDPayment: 4c per word for original stories, 1c per word for reprints (Australian currency)Publisher: IFWG Publishing Australia (co-published in North America through the IFWG Publishing International imprint)Note: Open to Australian writers only (citizens, residents and ex-pats)To be edited by award-winning author and anthology editor, Deborah Sheldon….

New Release: Liminal Spaces by Deborah Sheldon

IFWG Australia is very pleased to announce its release of Deborah Sheldon’s third collection of horror fiction, Liminal Spaces: Horror Stories. “Sheldon’s fiction continues to wow us in IFWG,” said Gerry Huntman, Managing Director, “and we are proud to have a catalogue that effectively covers her horror writing career. Liminal Spaces: Horror Stories certainly sits…

Cover Reveal: Liminal Spaces by Deborah Sheldon

IFWG is very pleased to reveal the cover of Liminal Spaces: Horror Stories, by Deborah Sheldon. This collection is the third by IFWG Publishing and represents a significant portion of Sheldon’s body of horror and weird short fiction. Cover artwork and design is by the very talented Luke Spooner. We will reveal more about this…

Book Deal: Fiction Collection by Deborah Sheldon

IFWG Publishing is delighted to announce the acquisition of a collection of short fiction by Deborah Sheldon, titled Liminal Spaces – Horror Stories. “This is a wonderful collection of Sheldon’s short fiction,” said Gerry Huntman, Managing Director of IFWG, “mixing her recent successful stories in journals, along with original material. We have invested in her…

Taking Submissions – Spawn: Weird Horror Tales About Pregnancy, Birth and Babies

THE SUBMISSION PERIOD IS NOW CLOSED Deadline: 31 August 2020 Payment: 6c per word for original stories, 2c per word for reprints (Australian currency) Publisher: IFWG Publishing Australia (co-published in North America through the IFWG Publishing International imprint) Note: Open to Australian writers only (citizens, residents and ex-pats) To be edited by award-winning author Deborah…

New Release: Figments and Fragments by Deborah Sheldon

IFWG is very pleased to announce the world-wide release of Deborah Sheldon’s collection of short dark fiction, Figments and Fragments. “We are so pleased with this title,” said Gerry Huntman, Managing Director of IFWG, ” as it loops back to some of Sheldon’s earlier dark fiction, but also adds new stories – enriching the depth…

Update: Upcoming Australian Horror Anthology

IFWG is extremely happy to tease you a little more about our earlier announcement, when we revealed that Deborah Sheldon had signed up as editor of a forthcoming anthology. She will have four commissioned short fiction pieces by A-grade Australian authors, with the remainder of the TOC made up from a callout in 2020 to Australian horror…

Preorder Offer: Figments and Fragments by Deborah Sheldon

IFWG Publishing Australia is pleased to offer English-speaking World Wide preorders for Deborah Sheldon‘s collection of short stories, Figments and Fragments. It will be released worldwide on 18 November 2019. Brutal. Compelling. Sinister. From wheat farms, roadhouses, caravan parks and beaches to quiet suburban streets and inner-city apartments, award-winning author Deborah Sheldon tells distinctly Australian…

Forthcoming Collection/Cover Reveal: Figments and Fragments by Deborah Sheldon

It is IFWG’s pleasure to announce the forthcoming horror fiction collection by Deborah Sheldon, Figments and Fragments: Dark Stories. It collects Deborah’s published short fiction but it also contains three new stories. The artwork and design is by the amazing Keely Van Order, magnificently depicting the overarching theme of the collection. Brutal. Compelling. Sinister. From…

Preorder/Early Sale Offer: Contrition by Deborah Sheldon

Deborah Sheldon‘s new, confronting horror novel, Contrition will be released on 3 September 2018 in Australia/UK and New Zealand, and for a short time IFWG will make direct sales. North American release will occur in November. PREORDERS HAVE NOW CEASED In her late teens, Meredith Berg-Olsen had all the makings of a runway model. Now in…

News: IFWG Titles Win 2 Australian Shadows Awards

IFWG Publishing Australia is pleased to announce that two of its titles have won 2017 Australian Shadows Awards, for excellence in the horror and dark fantasy fields: Best Edited Work: Cthulhu Deep Down Under Volume 1 (editors Steve Proposch, Christopher Sequeira and Bryce Stevens) Best Collected Work: Perfect Little Stitches and Other Stories (Deborah Sheldon)….

Cover Reveal: Contrition by Deborah Sheldon

Hot off the press, we are pleased to reveal the cover for Deb Sheldon’s next novel with IFWG, Contrition. Marvellous work by Stoker winning illustrator, Greg Chapman. In her late teens, Meredith Berg-Olsen had had all the makings of a runway model. Now in her late forties, after everything she had been through – including…

Book Signing: Contrition by Deborah Sheldon

The festive season deserves another piece of good news! IFWG Publishing Australia is very pleased to add a third Deborah Sheldon title to its catalogue: Contrition, a horror novel with noir undertones and an atmosphere of mounting dread. (It is actually her fourth title with us – she has signed a contract with us for a…

New Signing: Dark Fiction Collection by Deborah Sheldon

IFWG Australia is pleased to announce the acquisition of a collection of 33 short stories by Deborah Sheldon, to be published in Q3 2018. The collection has no title at this stage. “I’m excited by this project,” stated Gerry Huntman, Managing Director of the publishing house, “because we have Deborah’s latest fiction collected in ‘Perfect…

Preview: Dark Waters / Ronnie & Rita by Deborah Sheldon

Leading up to the 2017 release of Deborah Sheldon’s collection of short stories, ‘Perfect Little Stitches and Other Stories’, IFWG Publishing Australia will be releasing in coming weeks her two crime-noir novellas in a single volume, ‘Dark Waters’ and ‘Ronnie and Rita’. Each story a mirror-image of the other… A bad man trying to become…