We have original science fiction by Russell Nichols (“Giant Steps”) and Adam-Troy Castro (“Many Happy Returns”), along with SF reprints by Alyx Dellamonica (“Living the Quiet Life”) and Charlie Jane Anders (“Reliable People”). Plus, we have original fantasy by Kristina Ten (“Tend to Me”) and Tahmeed Shafiq (“Love and Marriage in the Hexasun Lands”), and fantasy reprints by Aimee Bender (“Viewer, Violator”) and Eric Schaller (“Three Urban Folk Tales”). Our interview this month will be with debut novelist K.M. Sparza. We also have our usual assortment of author spotlights, along with our book and media review columns. Our ebook readers are also enjoying a book excerpt from bestselling author Veronica Roth's first novel for adults: Chosen Ones.