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The Year's Best Science Fiction: Eighteenth Annual Collection

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Publisher Comments:

The twenty-three stories in this collection imaginatively take us far across the universe, into the very core of our being, to the realm of the gods, and the moment just after now. Included here are the works of masters of the form and of bright new talents, including:

Stephen Baxter, M.Shayne Bell, Rick Cook, Albert E. Cowdrey, Tananarive Due, Greg Egan, Eliot Fintushel, Peter F. Hamilton, Earnest Hogan, John Kessel, Nancy Kress, Ursula K. Le Guin, Paul J. McAuley, Ian McDonald, Susan Palwick, Severna Park, Alastair Reynolds, Lucius Shepard, Brian Stableford, Charles Stross, Michael Swanwick, Steven Utley, Robert Charles Wilson

Supplementing the stories is the editor's insightful summation of the year's events and lengthy list of honorable mentions, making this book a valuable resource in addition to serving as the single best place in the universe to find stories that stir the imagination and the heart.

Synopsis:

Widely regarded as the one essential book for every science fiction fan, The Year's Best Science Fiction continues to uphold its standard of excellence with more than two dozen SF stories from the previous year. This year's volume includes John Kessel, Susan Palwick, Nancy Kress, Greg Egan, Ursula K. Le Guin, Stephen Baxter, Michael Swanwick, Paul J. McAuley, Ian R. MacLeod and many other bright stars of SF, as well as the usual thorough summations of the year and the recommended reading list.

About the Author

Gardner Dozois has been the editor of Asmiov's Science Fiction Magazine since 1985 and has received the Hugo Award for best editor eleven times. He lives in Philadelphia, PA.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780312274658
Editor:
Dozois, Gardner R.
Publisher:
St. Martin's Griffin
Editor:
Dozois, Gardner
Author:
Dozois, Gardner
Subject:
Science Fiction - Anthologies
Subject:
Science fiction, american
Subject:
Science / General
Subject:
Science Fiction - General
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
Science Fiction - Short Stories
Subject:
Science Fiction/Collections & Anthologies
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Year's Best Science Fiction (Hardcover)
Publication Date:
20010818
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
640
Dimensions:
9.26 x 6.08 x 1.665 in

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"Synopsis" by , Widely regarded as the one essential book for every science fiction fan, The Year's Best Science Fiction continues to uphold its standard of excellence with more than two dozen SF stories from the previous year. This year's volume includes John Kessel, Susan Palwick, Nancy Kress, Greg Egan, Ursula K. Le Guin, Stephen Baxter, Michael Swanwick, Paul J. McAuley, Ian R. MacLeod and many other bright stars of SF, as well as the usual thorough summations of the year and the recommended reading list.
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