Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Rumours reviewed

Two excellent reviews of Rumours of the Marvellous, by Ian Hunter and Paul Kane. Thanks, guys.

Monday, December 5, 2011

Five star review for Sailors

Sailors of the Skies is available as a Kindle eBook. It's received a five star review: "I LOVED this story and can't wait for the authors to write more about Damian Paladin and his beautiful associate." Read the full review hereBut of course, you can read more of Damian's adventures: check out The Paladin Mandates

Friday, November 4, 2011

RotM -- buy from Amazon

Rumours of the Marvellous is available from

Rumours of the Marvellous -- reviewed by the BFS

"Atkins is also a great stylist with a truly original voice, so be prepared to be entertained, enlightened and educated in the fine art of short story writing. Oh, and be scared, really, really scared." -- Ian Hunter
Read the full review here.

Saturday, October 8, 2011

Buy Alchemy Press books from Amazon

Many Alchemy Press titles can be purchased via Amazon (in the UK only, at the moment).

Friday, September 23, 2011

Contact the Alchemy Press

If you want to get in touch about any Alchemy Press publication, email alchemypress [at]

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Buying Alchemy Press books

I haven't been able to install a functioning PayPal button on this site just yet. If you are interested in buying anything please email me, and I'll send you price details and/or an invoice.

Sailors of the Skies

The Alchemy Press's first eBook in Kindle format is "Sailors of the Skies" by Mike Chinn (originally published in Dark Horizons in 2009) -- a Damian Paladin adventure..

“Mix generous dollops of The Scorpion, The Shadow and Dominic Fortune, a taste for 1930s detective fiction, and the simple desire to tell a creepy tale…”

Available via and

Rumours available for pre-order

RUMOURS OF THE MARVELLOUS by Peter Atkins: fourteen brilliant stories by this master storyteller, with an introduction by Glen Hirshberg and a cover painting by Les Edwards.

Limited edition hardcover (250 numbered copies), signed by Peter, Glen and Les.

Only £19.99 / US$32.00 / €25.00.

Pre-orders now being accepted: UK p&p £3.50 (at buyer's risk) or £5.00 signed-for delivery; EU p&p €6.00 (at buyer's risk) or €12.00 with signed-for delivery (preferred, because too many parcels I've sent to some European countries fail to reach their destination); USA and elsewhere p&p US$16.00 (at buyer's risk) or US$25.00 (with signed-for delivery).

Or buy at FantasyCon ... TO BE LAUNCHED AT FANTASYCON 2011, with wine and cakes for each customer.

Rumours of the Marvellous by Peter Atkins

Rumours of the Marvellous by Peter Atkins includes fourteen stories, is limited to 250 signed and numbered copies, features an introduction by Glen Hirshberg, a cover painting by Les Edwards, and is co-produced by The Alchemy Press and Airgedlamh Productions, at £19.99 plus p&p.


King of Outer Space / Stacy and Her Idiot / Between the Cold Moon and the Earth / Doctor Arcadia / Intricate Green Figurines / The Cubist’s Attorney / Prisoners of the Inferno / The Girl in the Blue Volcano / The Show Must Go On / The Mystery / Aviatrix / The Last of the Invisible Kings / Frumpy Little Beat Girl / Dancing Like We’re Dumb (original to this collection).

Monday, September 5, 2011

Sunday, July 10, 2011

Rumours of the Marvellous

Rumours of the Marvellous by Peter Atkins -- coming soon

Wild Stacks update

Due to continuing work pressures, Wild Stacks has been placed in hibernation. Please do not send any submissions.

Monday, February 28, 2011

Wild Stacks update

Since starting the Wild Stacks website, I've been appointed editor of the BFS's Dark Horizons. This is taking up a lot of my time so, unfortunately, the next issue of Wild Stacks will be delayed. Sorry.