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The Year's Best Science Fiction

Thirtieth Annual Collection
(Book - 2013 )
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The Year's Best Science Fiction

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In the new millennium, what secrets lay beyond the far reaches of the universe? What mysteries belie the truths we once held to be self evident? The world of science fiction has long been a porthole into the realities of tomorrow, blurring the line between life and art. Now, in The Year's Best Science Fiction: Thirtieth Annual Collection the very best SF authors explore ideas of a new world through their short stories. This venerable collection brings together award winning authors and masters of the field such as Robert Reed, Alastair Reynolds, Damien Broderick, Elizabeth Bear, Paul McAuley and John Barnes. And with an extensive recommended reading guide and a summation of the year in science fiction, this annual compilation has become the definitive must-read anthology for all science fiction fans and readers interested in breaking into the genre. The multiple Locus Award-winning annual compilation of the year's best science fiction stories
Title: The year's best science fiction
thirtieth annual collection
Publisher: New York :, St. Martin's Griffin,, 2013.
Edition: First edition.
Characteristics: xlii, 654 pages ;,24 cm
Content Type: text
Media Type: unmediated
Carrier Type: volume
Contents: Summation: 2012
Weep for Day / Indrapramit Das
The man / Paul McAuley
The stars do not lie / Jay Lake
The memcordist / Lavie Tidhar
The girl-thing who went out for sushi / Pat Cadigan
Holmes Sherlock / Eleanor Arnson
Nightfall on the peak of eternal light / Richard A. Lovett and William Gleason
Close encounters / Andy Duncan
The finite canvas / Brit Mandelo
Steamgothic / Sean McMullen
In the house of Aryaman, a lonely signal burns / Elizabeth Bear
Macy Minnot's last Christmas on Dione, ring racing, fiddler's green, the potter's garden / Paul McAuley
Twenty lights to "The Land of Snow" / Michael Bishop
Astrophilia / Carrie Vaughn
What did Tessimond tell you? / Adam Roberts
Old paint / Megan Lindholm
Chitai Keiki Koronbin / David Moles
Katabasis / Robert Reed
The water thief / Alastair Reynolds
NIghtside on Callisto / Linda Nagata
Under the eaves / Lavie Tidhar
Sudden, broken and unexpected / Steven Popkes
Fireborn / Robert Charles Wilson
Ruminations in an alien tongue / Vandana Singh
Tyche and the ants / Hannu Rajaniemi
The wreck of the "Charles Dexter Ward" / Sarah Monette and Elizabeth Bear
Invisible men / Christopher Barzak
Ship's brother / Aliette de Bodard
Eater-of-bone / Robert Reed
Honorable mentions: 2012.
Additional Contributors: Dozois, Gardner R.
ISBN: 1250029139
Statement of Responsibility: edited by Gardner Dozois
Genre/Form: Short stories.
Science fiction.
LCCN: 2013009319
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