Synopses & Reviews
Join twenty-eight of today's finest writers for a host of imaginative tours through worlds as fabulous as the farthest galaxy and as strange as life on earth can be. Among the talented story tellers in this volume are: Stephen Baxter, James P. Blaylock, Tony Daniel, Gregory Feeley, Gwyneth Jones, Jonathan Lethem, Robert Reed, Michael Sanwick, Cherry Wilder, Walter Jon Williams, Gene Wolfe, Steven Utley, and many more of tomorrow's leading imaginations. Gardener Dozois's summary of the year in science fiction and a long list of honorable mentions round out this volume, making it the one book for anyone who's interested in SF today.
"Once again, Dozois serves up a pleasurable mix of established luminaries as well as the newer stars of the SF realm...The truth is that all of the twenty-four short stories or novellas are rewarding which is really the most outstanding feature of this collection." --Publishers Weekly
"Essential reading." --Kirkus Reviews
"Literate sophisticated, eclectic...Dozois puts together a strong colletion as always." --Locus
"The stories just keep getting better." --BookPage
About the Author
has won the Hugo Award for Best Editor eight times. He edits Asimov's Science Fiction
magazine and numerous anthologies from his home in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.