Luna Station Quarterly is a speculative fiction magazine featuring stories by emerging women authors.
Now in our 9th year!

Book Review: Hyperion

by Wendy Van Camp

Book Name: Hyperion Author: Dan Simmons First Published: 1989 Hugo Award for Best Novel 1990 Locus Award Winner 1990 Dan Simmons was born on April 4, 1948 in Peoria, Illinois. He received his B.A in English from Wabash College in 1970 and his Masters in Education from Washington University the following year. He became an […]

Book Review: Solaris

by Wendy Van Camp

Book Name: Solaris Author: Stanislaw Lem First Published: 1961 Stanislaw Lem was born on September 12, 1921 in Lwow, Poland. He was Jewish, but he and his parents were able to survive the Nazi occupation during World War II by using falsified documents. He was raised as a Roman Catholic, but later would turn from […]

I Write Genre Fiction…Until I Don’t

by Cheryl Wollner

I write speculative fiction. Genre fiction. Fantasy. Sci Fi. Horror. I’ve grown ill reading the backs of novels and the thousand and one stories about couples (mostly straight white couples) and their marital problems.  I’m sure these stories are brilliantly told, and well deserving of literary praise for depicting the human spirit. But wouldn’t it […]

Book Review: The Children of Men

Book Name: The Children of Men Author: P.D. James First Published: 1992 Phyllis Dorothy James, commonly known as P.D. James, was born on August 3, 1920 in Oxford. She studied at the British School in Ludlow and Cambridge High School for Girls. Her father, Sidney James, was a tax inspector. Due to financial constraints and […]

Suggested Readings from LSQ authors! Day 1

by Cheryl Wollner

Can’t wait to read more from LSQ’s authors? Waiting for your copy of The Best of Luna Station Quarterly to arrive on your doorstep? For a whole week we’ll be sharing additional gems from LSQ authors, celebrating all their writing achievements. Check out these publications by our authors who we certainly couldn’t get enough of. […]

Book Review: The Bloody Sun

by Wendy Van Camp

Book Name: The Bloody Sun Author: Marion Zimmer Bradley First Published: 1964/1979 Marion Eleanor Zimmer Bradley was an American author of fantasy novels such as The Mists of Avalon and the Darkover series, often writing with a feminist outlook and even, under a pen name, gay and lesbian titles. She was born on a farm […]

Book Review: A Wrinkle In Time by Madeleine L’Engle

by Wendy Van Camp

Book Name: A Wrinkle In Time Author: Madeleine L’Engle First Published: 1962 Newbery Medal Winner: 1963 Lewis Carroll Shelf Award: 1964 Sequoyah Book Award: 1965 Madeleine L’Engle was born in New York City. Her mother was a pianist and her father a writer, a critic, and a foreign correspondent. L’Engle traveled with her family a […]

Book Review: The White Dragon by Anne McCaffrey

by Wendy Van Camp

Book Name: The White Dragon Author: Anne McCaffery First Published: 1978 Anne McCaffrey was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The only daughter of three siblings and the middle child, she grew up on the East Coast of the United States. Eventually, she graduated cum laude from college where she gained a degree in Slavonic Languages and […]

Book Review: The Snow Queen

by Wendy Van Camp

Book Name: The Snow Queen Author: Joan D. Vinge First Published: 1980 Hugo Award Winner for Best Novel (1981) Joan D. Vinge seems to be a private person. Few personal details are available about her beyond that she has lived most of her life in Madison, Wisconson and suffered a terrible auto accident that prevented […]