Last Changed: Thursday, 8 April 2021 11 Market Listings
Updated in the Last Month:
Classic Monsters Unleased - kickstarter funded & then some, now pro; GL changes
Palindromedary 2020 - DL & PubDate extended
Closed Anthologies 2016 &: Up (archive info only—do not submit to these former markets!)
Closed Anthologies 2001-2015 (archive info only—do not submit to these former markets!)
Markets listed on this page contain anthology and other one-time markets, which pay Pro (see Pro page description for details), Semipro (see Semipro page description for details), Pay (see Pay page description for details), Token (see Token page description for details), and "for Charity" anthologies that do not include a significant amount of material written by the publisher(s), editor(s), or staff.
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*PRO REPRINT ANTHOLOGY MARKET*
BEST AMERICAN SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY - (annual reprint antho) annual print (Houghton Mifflin); sf/f (h with sf or f elements OK) (fic). Pay: pro. Words: <17,499. RT: no rejects sent; accepts sent only by March of year after PubDate. Reprints: only. E-subs: OFF SITE FORM ONLY. (Q). [Top]
Annual Deadlines: 31 December Annual PubDate: October
*PRO ANTHOLOGY MARKET* - NOTE: Kickstarter launch (see GLs)
UPDATE - 26 March 2021: now pro; changed publishers/GLs URL/pay/words/PubDate
CLASSIC MONSTERS UNLEASHED - 1-time print/eAntho/audio (Black Spot Books & Crystal Lake Publishing); h/sf/f (fic). Pay: 7¢/word. Words: 1k-5k. RT: 8-12 weeks. Reprints: no. E-subs: EMAIL ONLY. James Aquilone, Editor (Q). [Top]
Deadline: 30 May 2021 PubDate: Summer 2022
*SHARED ROYALTY YEAR ROUND ANTHOLOGY MARKET*
EPIC SAGA PUBLISHING ANTHOLOGIES - POD (Lightning Source)/e-book; various (see GLs) (fic/nonfic/poem/art - various (see GLs). Pay: shared royalty (varies) + copy. Words: various (see GLs). RT: after DL. Reprints: yes. E-subs: EMAIL ONLY. (QS). [Top]
Open: NOW! Deadlines: various (see GLs) PubDates: various (see GLs)
*PAY ANTHOLOGY MARKET*
EXTRAORDINARY VISIONS: Stories Inspired by Jules Verne - 1-time print/eAntho (N. American Jules Verne Society); sf, J. Verne inspired (fic/art). Pay: fic: 2¢/word; art: cover=$100/b&w interiors=$10 each. Words: 3k-5k. RT: fic by 31May21; art by 30Jun21. Reprints: yes, pays $30 flat. E-subs: EMAIL ONLY. (QS). [Top]
Deadline: 30 April 2021 PubDate: Fall 2021
*SHARED ROYALTY ANTHOLOGY MARKET*
UPDATE - 11 March 2021: deadline & publication date extended
PALINDROMEDARY 2020 - semi-annual, irregular eAntho (Big Leaf, LLC); any genre (palindromes only). Pay: pro rata 40% gross royalty. Words: 2-1k (not firm). RT: <1 week. Reprints: no. E-subs: ON SITE FORM ONLY. Ray N. Franklin, Editor (Q). [Top]
Deadline: 30 June 2021 PubDate: 30 September 2021
*TOKEN ANTHOLOGY MARKET*
RE-ENLIST - 1-time paperback/eAntho (Pole to Pole Publishing); dark, hard sf (fic). Pay: $10 +print copy. Words: 3-5k. RT: 3-4 weeks. Reprints: ONLY. E-subs: OFF SITE FORM ONLY. (Q). [Top]
Deadline: 31 May 2021, or when filled PubDate: late 2021
*TOKEN ANTHOLOGY MARKET*
SHARK WEEK - 1-time POD/eAntho (Rainbow Dog Books); furry f (fic). Pay: ½¢/word +2 print copies. Words: 1½k-12k. RT: <1 month. Reprints: yes. E-subs: EMAIL ONLY. (QS). [Top]
Deadline: 30 April 2021 PubDate: 1 July 2021
*PAY ANTHOLOGY MARKET*
TEXAS ROAD KILL Vol. 6: Texas Horror by Texas Writers - 1-time print/eAntho (HellBound Books); h (fic). Pay: 2¢/word. Words: 1½k-10k. RT: <4 months. Reprints: no. E-subs: EMAIL ONLY. (QS). [Top]
Deadline: 1 June 2021 PubDate: October 2021
*SEMIPRO YEAR ROUND ANTHOLOGY MARKET*
PERMANENT MARKET NOTE: twice a year anthologies; for themes see main page (scroll down a half page)
THIRD FLATIRON ANTHOLOGIES - twice yearly themed eAnthos (Third Flatiron Publishing LLC); sf/f/h/humor (fic/humorous flash & short essays). Pay: 8¢/word +online copy ( original, digital rights unencumbered). Words: fic=1½k-3k; humor essays=<600. RT: <8 weeks. Reprints: no. E-subs: EMAIL ONLY. Juliana Rew, Editor (Q). Reading Periods & Themes: see main page. [Top]
*TOKEN YEAR ROUND ANTHOLOGY MARKET*
WHORTLEBERRY PRESS ANTHOLOGIES - infrequent print (Whortleberry Press); most genres (fic), PG-rated. Pay: $10. Words: <3k. RT: query. Reprints: query. E-subs: EMAIL ONLY. (QS). [Top]
Opens: varies, see online GLs Deadlines: varies, see online GLs PubDates: varies, see online GLs
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