Luna Station Quarterly is a speculative fiction magazine featuring stories by emerging women authors.
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Book Review: Forty Thousand in Gehenna

by Wendy Van Camp


Book Name: Forty Thousand in Gehenna Author: C.J. Cherryh First Published: 1983 Nominated for Locus Award (1984) Author Carolyn Janice Cherry is better known by her pen name C. J. Cherryh. She is a Hugo Award-winning science fiction and fantasy writer with 40 novels under her belt. Cherryh is pronounced “Cherry”. When she first began […]


Who is Science Fiction For?

by Elora Powell


Last month, in this very same column, we talked about speculative fiction generally, and science fiction particularly, in terms of their place on the literary fiction/genre fiction spectrum. I concluded that while it may be perfectly accurate to consider science fiction “genre fiction”, we are entering an era in which media does not have to […]


Book Review: Contact

by Wendy Van Camp


Book Name: Contact Author: Carl Sagan First Published: 1985 Locus Award for Best First Novel in 1986 Dr. Carl Sagan was born in Brooklyn, NY in 1934. He earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees at Cornell and gained a double doctorate at the University of Chicago in 1960. He became a professor of astronomy and space […]


Author Interview: Elizabeth Guizzetti

by Wendy Van Camp


Author Elizabeth Guizzetti is a science fiction author who writes what she wants and hopes to slay her readers with an emotional connection to her characters. Hi everyone, my name is Elizabeth Guizzetti, and when I am not writing or drawing, I also enjoy hiking and birdwatching. I live in Seattle with my husband and […]



Book Review: Neuromancer

by Wendy Van Camp


Book Name: Neuromancer Author: William Gibson First Published: 1984 Nebula & Philip K. Dick Awards winner, British Science Fiction Award nominee, 1984. Hugo Award winner, 1985 William Ford Gibson was born in the late 1940s and remained in the United States until the Vietnam War. Like many of his generation, he evaded the draft during […]




The Portrayal of Women and Parenting Roles in Sci-Fi TV

by Maria DePaul


From the beginning, women have traveled alongside men in the exploration of our planet. So too in space. Women have served in space since Soviet Cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova orbited the globe on June 16, 1963. At the same time, men and women sought to balance the demands of career and family. As roles changed, science […]


Quick Pick: “One Fell Sweep”

by Rebecca Buchanan


Title: One Fell Sweep (The Innkeeper Chronicles #3) Publisher: NYLA Author: Ilona Andrews Pages: 338 pp Price: $4.99 (ebook) / $13.99 (paperback) The Hook: Dina DeMille is an Innkeeper. She runs the Gertrude Hunt, a bed and breakfast in Texas. But Dina is a very unusual Innkeeper, and the Gertrude Hunt deals with a very […]