The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Seventh Annual Collection (Google eBook)
Macmillan, Jul 6, 2010 - Fiction - 688 pages
The thirty-two stories in this collection imaginatively take us far across the universe, into the very core of our beings, to the realm of the gods, and the moment just after now.† Included here are the works of masters of the form and of bright new talents, including:
John Barnes, Elizabeth Bear, Damien Broderick, Karl Bunker, Paul Cornell, Albert E. Cowdrey, Ian Creasey, Steven Gould, Dominic Green, Nicola Griffith, Alexander Irvine, John Kessel, Ted Kosmatka, Nancy Kress, Jay Lake, Rand B. Lee, Paul McAuley, Ian McDonald, Maureen F. McHugh, Sarah Monette, Michael Poore, Robert Reed, Adam Roberts, Chris Roberson, Mary Rosenblum, Geoff Ryman, Vandana Singh, Bruce Sterling, Lavie Tidhar, James Van Pelt, Jo Walton, Peter Watts, Robert Charles Wilson, and John C. Wright.
Supplementing the stories are the editorís insightful summation of the yearís events and a lengthy list of honorable mentions, making this book both a valuable resource and the single best place in the universe to find stories that stir the imagination, and the heart.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - LibraryThing
Fascinating in its variety and the ways in which boundaries are pushed.
Review: The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Seventh Annual Collection (The Year's Best Science Fiction #27)User Review - Goodreads
Too many of the stories seemed more like pointless episodes to me rather than short stories. But I did enjoy some of the.
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