Paradoxa publishes articles on genre literature: science fiction, horror, mysteries, children's literature, romance, comic studies, the fantastic, best sellers, the occult, westerns, oral literature, and more.

Rates and Order Information

Paradoxa (ISSN: 1079-8072) publishes one book per year.

Paradoxa has been independently published since 1995. All income from the sale of books and articles supports the continued publication of the journal (i.e., no salaries are paid; each issue is edited and published by volunteers). Please encourage your colleagues and institutions to subscribe or purchase copies.

We accept ongoing subscriptions for Paradoxa from institutions, agents, and individuals.

Visit the Volumes page to order books or individual articles from Paradoxa issues online.  You can also order by sending your order information to the address below.



PDF version (billed at time of purchase, available online only)

$42.00 per PDF book – Institutions and Professionals

$24.00 per PDF book – Students with current ID

Articles – price as marked

(No. 1 – 25 are now available at a 50% discount. Individual articles from No. 21 to the current issue are available to purchase and download.)

Print version (billed at time of purchase)

$48.00 per print book plus postage

(No. 1 – No. 25 are available at a 50% discount plus postage. No. 16 is out of print.)

  • $10.00 postage to destinations within the U.S
  • $30.00 elsewhere

Unlimited Access for 1 year (billed annually)

Unlimited Access allows access to all downloadable published materials on the website. Unlimited Access passes are intended for use by one academic institution and its staff and/or students: i.e. Unlimited Access passes cannot be shared among multiple institutions. Any Unlimited-Access pass that is found to be used by multiple institutions will be revoked immediately.

To place an order either via Postal Service or Email (print versions only)

Agents: We accept Purchase Orders. Please include Bill-To address, Ship-To address, Purchase Order number, and book(s) you wish to purchase.

Individuals or Institutions: Orders should include name, mailing address, email address, and book(s) you wish to purchase. You may include payment with your order, or we will send an Invoice. When payment is received, the book(s) will be sent.

Mail orders to:

P.O. Box 2237
Vashon Island, WA 98070

Email orders to:

Payment Methods:

We accept payment by checks drawn on U.S. banks (payable to “Paradoxa”); we take Visa or Mastercard plus expiry date, security code and mailing code; and we have a PayPal account (payable to “ We also accept Wire Transfer. Please contact us for Wire Transfer information. If paying by cc or PP, please add $15 to the total.

Contact us:

P.O. Box 2237
Vashon Island, WA 98070

tel.: +1 (206) 605 1502