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SFWA First Reader

The SFWA First Reader is a collection of excerpts of everything that’s been published (Self or otherwise) by SFWA members. Its purpose is to aid the membership in familiarizing ourselves with the fantastic breath of work that our community produces. For it, we invite SFWA members to submit previews of the work they will or have published during the year. All submissions will be compiled into the reader in a random order. For novels and novellas please submit the first 2 to three chapters, (No more than 5K please.) For shorter works submit anything from a page to the entire work.

  • Please provide a short description of the work, No more than 2 sentences please.
  • A link where the entire work can be found. (Can be amazon or another storefront)
  • Accepted file types: doc, docx, rtf, pdf.
    Word documents, please