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The Very Best of the Best

The Very Best of the Best


Peter Watts
Carrie Vaughn
Stephen Baxter
Pat Cadigan
Elizabeth Bear
Nancy Kress
Michael Swanwick
Ian McDonald
Robert Charles Wilson
Charles Stross
Daryl Gregory
James Patrick Kelly
Alastair Reynolds
Gwyneth Jones
Paul McAuley
Greg Egan
Kage Baker
John Kessel
Eleanor Arnason
Kathe Koja
Ian R MacLeod
Robert Reed
Lavie Tidhar
JAMES S A COREY
Maureen McHugh
Yoon Ha Lee
Ken Liu
David Moles
John Barnes
Adam Roberts
Allen M Steele
Aliette de Bodard
Rich Larson
Indrapramit Das
R S Benedict
Carter Scholz
Ray Nayler
Sam J Miller
Gardner R Dozois
Sarah Monette

ISBN: 9781250296191
Year of publication: 2019

THE VERY BEST OF THE BEST 35 YEARS OF THE YEARS BEST SCIENCE FICTION Edited by Gardner Dozois Time that is intolerant Of the brave and innocent, And indifferent in a week To a beautiful physique, Worships language and forgives Everyone by whom it lives. W. H. AUDEN acknowledgments Id like to thank all the people who have helped me assemble these volumes over the years Susan Casper, Sean Swanwick, and Vaughne Lee Hanson for technical support too many authors and editors to list and thanks to my ...

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The Last President

The Last President


John Barnes

ISBN: 9781937007157
Year of publication: 2013

John Barnes THE LAST PRESIDENT A NOVEL OF DAYBREAK For Ashley and Carolyn Grayson, friends and agents for 30 years, who didnt give up, and got me the deal PROLOGUE For the second time since back before, Christmas crept under the worlds grimy, icy blanket of soot, found the world shivering, hungry, and afraid, and brought the world nothing. Back before was shorthand to avoid saying back before Daybreak, because the word Daybreak called up memories that made the bad dreams worse: Back before, when ...

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Daybreak Zero

Daybreak Zero


John Barnes

ISBN: 9780441019755
Year of publication: 2011

John Barnes DAYBREAK ZERO A NOVEL OF DAYBREAK For Stephen and Michael Rodriguez, known troublemakers May the world you will be running be a bigger world than this, with better things to do, and just as many challenges Scyros snuffle and sniff and handkerchief The doctor punched my vein The captain called me Cain Upon my belly sat the sow of fear With coins on either eye The President came by And whispered to the braid what none could hear High over where the storm Stood steadfast cruciform The ...

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Directive 51

Directive 51


John Barnes

ISBN: 044101822
Year of publication: 2010

John Barnes DIRECTIVE 51 A NOVEL OF DAYBREAK For Diane Talbot PART 1 ONE DAY DAYBREAK All the days of the modern world begin at the International Date Line, in the middle of the Pacific. When it is midnight on the Date Line, the midnight that ended yesterday touches the midnight that begins tomorrow, and the whole world is in a single day. October 28th was a date that would be known everywhere, forever bigger than July 4th or 14th or 20th, bigger than December 7th or even 25th. As 12:00 A.M., ...

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Mother of Storms

Mother of Storms


John Barnes

ISBN: 9780765332516
Year of publication: 2011

John Barnes MOTHER OF STORMS For Kara Dalkeywho else ONE ATTRACTOR MARCHJUNE 2028 THIS IS THE good part. Hassan Sulari loves this one. When the magnetic catapult on the mothership throws his little spaceplane forward and he kicks in his scramjets, somewhere over Afghanistan, hell sail up and away into a high suborbital trajectory over the pole. Hassan has never gotten authorized for orbit, but this is pretty close. Its his first real mission. Hes carrying four cram bombsCompressing Radiation ...

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The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy, 2012

The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy, 2012


Karen Joy Fowler
Neil Gaiman
Bradley Denton
Kelly Link
George Saunders
Margo Lanagan
Kij Johnson
Rachel Swirsky
Paul McAuley
Catherynne M Valente
Genevieve Valentine
K J Parker
Jonathan Carroll
Robert Reed
Suzy McKee Charnas
Lavie Tidhar
Theodora Goss
Vylar Kaftan
Yoon Ha Lee
John Barnes
Chris Lawson
Marissa Lingen
Rich Horton
Alan DeNiro
Alexandra Duncan
Gavin J Grant
Nina Allan
Kat Howard
C SE Cooney
E Lily Yu

ISBN: 9781607013440
Year of publication: 2012

THE YEARS BEST SCIENCE FICTION FANTASY: 2012 EDITION Edited by Rich Horton For my daughter Melissa, on the occasion of her graduation Summa Cum Laude from Clemson University. Contents Introduction, Rich Horton Ghostweight, Yoon Ha Lee The Sandal-Bride, Genevieve Valentine The Adakian Eagle, Bradley Denton The Sighted Watchmaker, Vylar Kaftan The Girl Who Ruled Fairyland, For a Little While, Catherynne M. Valente Walking Stick Fires, Alan DeNiro Late Bloomer, Suzy McKee Charnas The Choice, Paul ...

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The Year's Best Science Fiction, Volume 29

The Year's Best Science Fiction, Volume 29


Stephen Baxter
Pat Cadigan
Elizabeth Bear
Maureen F McHugh
Peter S Beagle
Michael Swanwick
Ian McDonald
Ken MacLeod
Gardner Dozois
Michael F Flynn
Geoff Ryman
Karl Schroeder
Alastair Reynolds
Gwyneth Jones
Kij Johnson
Paul McAuley
Catherynne M Valente
Jay Lake
Tobias S Buckell
Ian R MacLeod
Robert Reed
Lavie Tidhar
Damien Broderick
Yoon Ha Lee
Carolyn Ives Gilman
David Moles
John Barnes
Paul Cornell
Dave Hutchinson
Tom Purdom
David Klecha
Jim Hawkins
Alec Nevala-Lee
Peter M Ball
Chris Lawson

ISBN: 9781250003546
Year of publication: 2012

THE YEARS BEST SCIENCE FICTION Twenty-Ninth Annual Collection Edited by Gardner Dozois Summation: 2011 Like last year, the big story in 2011 continues to be the explosion in e-book sales, which have been dramatic enough, and accrued fast enough, to make some commentators speculate that e-books will eventually drive physical print books out of existence altogether. I dont think thats going to happen anytime soon, if it ever does, but the e-book revolution has been impressive nevertheless, and ...

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The Fierce and Beautiful World

The Fierce and Beautiful World


Andrei Platonov

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Year of publication: 2013

Andrei Platonov THE FIERCE AND BEAUTIFUL WORLD Stories Translated by John Barnes Introduction Without Me, the Countrys Not Complete ANDREI PLATONOVS face, looking out from one of his last photographs, is the face of a tired Russian worker. It has not a truce of affectation, no hint of what is called artistic temperament, no monumental profundity, no oracular brilliance in the eyes. People with faces like this do not like eloquence. They prefer the painstaking study of the intricate mechanics of ...

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