The Best of the Best

The Best of the Best

20 Years of the Year's Best Science Fiction

Book - 2005 | First edition
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Baker & Taylor
Features the finest science fiction writings from the past two decades of the annual "The Year's Best Science Fiction," including writings from such authors as Greg Bear, Pat Cadigan, Robert Silverberg, and Ursula K. Le Guin.

McMillan Palgrave

For years, The Year's Best Science Fiction has been the most widely read short science fiction anthology of its kind. Now, after twenty-one annual collections, comes the ultimate in science fiction anthologies, The Best of the Best: 20 Years of the Year's Best Science Fiction, in which legendary editor Gardner Dozois selects the very best short stories for this landmark collection. Contributors include: * Stephen Baxter * Greg Bear * William Bigson * Terry Bisson * Pat Cadigan * Ted Chiang * John Crowley * Tony Daniel * Greg Egan * Molly Gloss * Eileen Gunn * Joe Haldeman * James Patrick Kelly * John Kessel * Nancy Kress * Ursula K. Le Guin * Ian R. MacLeod * David Marusek * Paul McAuley * Ian McDonald * Maureen F. McHugh * Robert Reed * Mike Resnick * Geoff Ryman * William Sander * Lucius Shepard * Robert Silverberg * Brian Stableford * Bruce Sterling * Charles Stross * Michael Swanwick * Steven Utley * Howard Waldrop * Walter Jon Williams * Connie Willis * Gene Wolfe
With work spanning two decades, The Best of the Best stands as one of the ultimate science fiction anthologies ever published.

& Taylor

A landmark anthology featuring the finest science fiction writings from the past two decades of the annual The Year's Best Science Fiction presents an outstanding array of science fiction masterworks by Ursula K. Le Guin, Michael Swanwick, Connie Willis, William Gibson, Stephen Baxter, Bruce Sterling, Nancy Kress, Gene Wolfe, Robert Silverberg, and other notables. Simultaneous. 35,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, 2005
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780312336561
Branch Call Number: SF Best, 2005
Characteristics: xix, 655 pages ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Dozois, Gardner R


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Apr 10, 2018

I especially liked "Bears discover fire" and "Even the queen" and the Ursula K Le Guin short is good if you want a continuation of the world in her novel "Left Hand of Darkness".


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