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The best American science fiction and fantasy 2016

Author: Karen Joy FowlerJohn Joseph AdamsSofia SamatarKelly LinkAdam JohnsonAll authors
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016.
Series: Best American series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a collection of the best science fiction and fantasy short stories written during 2015.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Science fiction
Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Joy Fowler; John Joseph Adams; Sofia Samatar; Kelly Link; Adam Johnson; Catherynne M Valente; Kij Johnson; S L Huang; Liz Ziemska; Dexter Clarence Palmer; Rachel Swirsky; Julian Mortimer Smith; Salman Rushdie; Nick Wolven; Maria Dahvana Headley; Dale Bailey; Will Kaufman, (Fiction writer).; Charlie Jane Anders; Sam J Miller; Seth Dickinson; Vandana Singh; Ted Chiang
ISBN: 0544555201 9780544555204
OCLC Number: 932050635
Notes: "A Mariner Original."
Includes contributor's otes and notable science fiction and fantasy stories of 2015.
Description: xxiii, 293 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: Meet me in Iram / Sofia Samatar (from Meet me in Iram/Those are pearls) --
The game of smash and recovery / Kelly Link (from Strange horizons) --
Interesting facts / Adam Johnson (from Harper's magazine) --
Planet Lion / Catherynne M. Valente (from Uncanny magazine) --
The apartment dweller's bestiary / Kij Johnson (from Clarkesworld magazine) --
By degrees and dilatory time / S.L. Huang (from Strange horizons) --
The mushroom queen / Liz Ziemska (from Tin house) --
The daydreamer by proxy / Dexter Palmer (from The bestiary) --
Tea time / Rachel Swirsky (from Lightspeed magazine) --
Headshot / Julian Mortimer Smith (from Terraform) --
The Duniazát / Salman Rushdie (from The New Yorker) --
No placeholder for you, my love / Nick Wolven (from Asimov's science fiction) --
The thirteen mercies / Maria Dahvana Headley (from The magazine of fantasy & science fiction) --
Lightning Jack's last ride / Dale Bailey (from The magazine of fantasy & science fiction) --
Things you can buy for a penny / Will Kaufman (from Lightspeed magazine) --
Rat catcher's yellows / Charlie Jane Anders (from Press start to play) --
The heat of us: notes toward an oral history / Sam J. Miller (from Uncanny magazine) --
Three bodies at Mitanni / Seth Dickinson (from Analog science fiction and fact) --
Ambiguity machines: an examination / Vandana Singh (from Tor.com) --
The great silence / Ted Chiang (from e-flux journal).
Series Title: Best American series.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Karen Joy Fowler ; John Joseph Adams, series editor.

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Presents a collection of the best science fiction and fantasy short stories written during 2015.

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