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Title The year's best science fiction : thirty-fifth annual collection / edited by Gardner Dozois.

Publication Info. New York : St. Martin's Griffin, [2018]
©2018

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    SF YEARS 2018    Available
 PAS Central Library Fiction, Science Fiction    SF YEA 2018    DUE 10-08-19
 PAS Hastings Branch Fiction, Science Fiction    SF YEA 2018    Available
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library On Order.
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library On Order.
Edition First edition.
Description xxxvi, 679 pages ; 24 cm
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Note Includes list of honorable mentions.
Summary Presents some of the best science fiction short stories written in 2017.
Contents Summation: 2017 -- The moon is not a battlefield / Indrapramit Das -- My English name / R. S. Benedict -- An evening with Severyn Grimes / Rich Larson -- Vanguard 2.0 / Carter Scholz -- Starlight express / Michael Swanwick -- The Martian obelisk / Linda Nagata -- We who live in the heart / Kelly Robson -- Winter timeshare / Ray Nayler -- Dear Sarah / Nancy Kress -- Night passage / Alastair Reynolds -- The dragon that flew out of the sun / Aliette de Bodard -- Waiting out the end of the world at Patty's Place Cafe / Naomi Kritzer -- The hunger after you're fed / James S. A. Corey -- Assassins / Jack Skillingstead and Burt Courtier -- The Martian job / Jaine Fenn -- The road to the sea / Lavie Tidhar -- Uncanny valley / Greg Egan -- The wordless / Indrapramit Das -- Pan-humanism: hope and pragmatics / Jessica Barber and Sara Saab -- Zigeuner / Harry Turtledove -- The proving ground / Alec Nevala-Lee -- Zen and the art of starship maintenance / Tobias S. Buckell -- The influence machine / Sean McMullen -- Canoe / Nancy Kress -- The history of the invasion told in five dogs / Kelly Jennings -- Prime meridian / Silvia Moreno-Garcia -- Triceratops / Ian McHugh -- Mines / Eleanor Arnason -- There used to be olive trees / Rich Larson -- Whending my way back home / Bill Johnson -- Death on Mars / Madeline Ashby -- Elephant on table / Bruce Sterling -- Number thirty-nine skink / Suzanne Palmer -- A series of steaks / Vina Jie-Min Prasad -- The last boat-builder in Ballyvoloon / Finbarr O'Reilly -- The residue of fire / Robert Reed -- Sidewalk / Maureen F. McHugh -- Nexus / Michael F. Flynn -- Honorable mentions: 2017.
Summary The multiple Locus Award-winning annual collection of the year's best science fiction stories. 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: Thirty-Fifth Annual Collection, the very best SF authors explore ideas of a new world. This venerable collection brings together award-winning authors and masters of the field. Featuring short stories from acclaimed authors such as Indrapramit Das, Nancy Kress, Alastair Reynolds, Eleanor Arnason, James S.A. Corey & Lavie Tidhar, 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.
Subject Satellites -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Fantasy fiction.
Short stories.
Science fiction.
Added Author Dozois, Gardner R., editor.
ISBN 9781250164629 (hardcover)
1250164621 (hardcover)
9781250164636 (trade paperback)
125016463X (trade paperback)

 
    
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