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The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fifteenth Annual Collection (Year's Best Science Fiction)

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Publisher Comments:

Gardner Dozois, science fiction's foremost editor, consistently selects the field's best work each year with this showcase anthology. This year's collection presents sterling short stories from veterans and newcomers alike, including Stephen Baxter, Alan Brennert, Carolyn Ives Gilman, James Patrick Kelly, Geoffrey A. Landis, Paul J. McAuley, Robert Reed, William Sanders, Howard Waldrop, and many others. Rounded out with Dozois's insightful Summation of the Year in SF and a long list of Honorable Mentions, this anthology is the book for every science fiction fan.

Synopsis:

Gardner Dozois, science fiction's foremost editor, consistently selects the field's best work each year with this showcase anthology. This year's collection presents sterling short stories from veterans and newcomers alike, including Stephen Baxter, Alan Brennert, Carolyn Ives Gilman, James Patrick Kelly, Geoffrey A. Landis, Paul J. McAuley, Robert Reed, William Sanders, Howard Waldrop, and many others. Rounded out with Dozois's insightful Summation of the Year in SF and a long list of Honorable Mentions, this anthology is the book for every science fiction fan.

About the Author

Gardner Dozois, is a longtime editor of Asimov's SF magazine, has won the Hugo Award for Best Editor nine times. He lives in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Table of Contents

  1. Beauty in the night /Robert Silverberg
  2. Second skin /Paul J. McAuley
  3. Steamship soldier on the information front /Nancy Kress
  4. Reasons to be cheerful /Greg Egan
  5. Moon six /Stephen Baxter
  6. We will drink a fish together-- /Bill Johnson
  7. Escape route /Peter F. Hamilton
  8. Itsy Bitsy Spider /James Patrick Kelly
  9. A spy in Europa /Alastair Reynolds
  10. The undiscovered /William Sanders
  11. Echoes /Alan Brennert
  12. Getting to know you /David Marusek
  13. balinese dancer /Gwyneth Jones
  14. Marrow / Robert Reed
  15. Heart of whitenesse /Howard Waldrop
  16. The wisdom of Old Earth /Michael Swanwick
  17. The pipes of Pan /Brian Stableford
  18. Crossing Chao Meng Fu /G. David Nordley
  19. Yeyuka /Greg Egan
  20. Frost painting /Carolyn Ives Gilman
  21. Lethe /Walter Jon Williams
  22. Winter fire /Geoffrey A. Landis
  23. Nevermore /Ian R. MacLeod
  24. Open veins /Simon Ings
  25. After Kerry /Ian McDonald
  26. The masque of Agamemnon /Sean Williams and Simon Brown
  27. Gulliver at home /John Kessel
  28. A cold, dry cradle /Gregory Benford and Elisabeth Malatre.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780312190330
Editor:
Dozois, Gardner R.
Publisher:
St. Martin's Griffin
Editor:
Dozois, Gardner R.
Editor:
Dozois, Gardner
Author:
Dozois, Gardner
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Science Fiction - General
Subject:
Science fiction
Subject:
Science Fiction - Anthologies
Subject:
Science fiction, american
Subject:
Science / Adventure
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
Science Fiction - Short Stories
Subject:
Science Fiction/Collections & Anthologies
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
Year's Best Science Fiction (Paperback)
Publication Date:
19980515
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
624
Dimensions:
9.18 x 6.08 x 1.755 in

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Gardner Dozois, science fiction's foremost editor, consistently selects the field's best work each year with this showcase anthology. This year's collection presents sterling short stories from veterans and newcomers alike, including Stephen Baxter, Alan Brennert, Carolyn Ives Gilman, James Patrick Kelly, Geoffrey A. Landis, Paul J. McAuley, Robert Reed, William Sanders, Howard Waldrop, and many others. Rounded out with Dozois's insightful Summation of the Year in SF and a long list of Honorable Mentions, this anthology is the book for every science fiction fan.
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