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Strahan, Jonathan

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Works: 94 works in 205 publications in 2 languages and 10,745 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Short stories, American  Short stories  Fantasy fiction  Fantasy fiction, English  Fantasy fiction, American  Short stories, English  Science fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PZ5, [FIC]
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Most widely held works by Jonathan Strahan
The starry rift : tales of new tomorrows : an anthology of original science fiction ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,766 libraries worldwide
Truly successful science fiction does two things: it gives credible glimpses into the future while entertaining the reader. With this in mind, anthologist Jonathan Strahan asked sixteen of today's most inventive, compelling writers to look past the horizon of the present day and to the future of science fiction
Life on Mars : tales from the new frontier : an original science fiction anthology ( Book )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 753 libraries worldwide
A collection of twelve original stories that explore the possibility of being able to travel to and live on Mars
The new space opera ( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Czech and held by 576 libraries worldwide
Collection of previously unpublished epic science fiction pieces includes contributions by top genre authors as well as up-and-coming writers, including such names as Stephen Baxter, Gregory Benford, and Nancy Kress
Under my hat : tales from the cauldron by Jonathan Strahan( Book )
11 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 519 libraries worldwide
An anthology of short fiction about witches
The Locus awards : thirty years of the best in science fiction and fantasy ( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 515 libraries worldwide
The 1970s: The death of Doctor Island / Gene Wolfe -- The day before the revolution / Ursula K. Le Guin -- Jeffty is five / Harlan Ellison -- The persistence of vision / John Varley -- The 1980s: The way of cross and dragon / George R.R. Martin -- Souls / Joanna Russ -- Bloodchild / Octavia E. Butler -- The only neat thing to do / James Tiptree Jr. -- Rachel in love / Pat Murphy -- The scalehunter's beautiful daughter / Lucius Shepard -- The 1990s: Bears discover fire / Terry Bisson -- Buffalo / John Kessel -- Even the queen / Connie Willis -- Gone / John Crowley -- Maneki Neko / Bruce Sterling -- The 2000s: Border guards / Greg Egan -- Hell is the absence of God / Ted Chiang -- October in the chair / Neil Gaiman -- Previous winners
The new space opera by Gardner R Dozois( Book )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Czech and held by 398 libraries worldwide
Collection of science fiction pieces that include all-new tales of interstellar adventure and wonder
The best of Kim Stanley Robinson by Kim Stanley Robinson( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
"Adventurers, scientists, artists, workers, and visionaries--these are the men and women you will encounter in the short fiction of Kim Stanley Robinson. In settings ranging from the sunken ruins of Venice to the upper reaches of the Himalayas to the terraformed surfaces of Mars itself, and though themes of environmental sustainability, social justice, personal responsibility, sports, adventure and fun, Robinson's protagonists explore a world which stands in sharp contrast to many of the traditional locales and mores of science fiction, presenting instead a world in which Utopia rests within our group"--Cover, p. 2
The best of Larry Niven by Larry Niven( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of twenty-seven short science fiction stories that were written over a period of thirty-five years, including "Neutron Star," "The Magic Goes Away," and "The Borderland of Sol."
The best science fiction and fantasy of the year ( Book )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 329 libraries worldwide
"An ancient society of cartographer wasps create delicately inscribed maps; a bodyjacking parasite is faced with imminent extinction; an Al makes a desperate gambit to protect its child from a ravenous dragon; a professor of music struggles with the knowledge that murder is not too high a price for fame; living origami carries a mother's last words to her child; a steam girl conquers the realm of imagination; aliens attack Venus, ignoring an incredulous earth; a child is born on Mars.... The science fiction and fantasy fields continue to evolve, setting new marks with each passing year. For the sixth year in a row, master anthologist Jonathan Strahan has collected stories that captivate, entertain, and showcase the very best the genre has to offer. Critically acclaimed, and with a reputation for including award-winning speculative fiction, The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year is the only major 'best of' anthology to collect both fantasy and science fiction under one cover."--from cover, p. [4]
Ascendancies : the best of Bruce Sterling by Bruce Sterling( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
"Sterling (Visionary in Residence: Stories), the godfather of cyberpunk, demonstrates his full range, from far future to forgotten past, in this well-stocked career-spanning collection of his finest SF pieces. His blend of uncompromising realism and irrepressible optimism shows up wherever his protagonists do, whether working for a stranded alien in Crusader-era Palestine ("The Blemmye's Stratagem"), investigating a mock space journey inside the cavern left from a Chinese H-bomb test ("Taklamakan") or just hanging around (literally) in 2037 Chattanooga, fixing bikes and foiling a black ops agent out to protect her senile senator boss ("Bicycle Repairman")"--B & N website Editorial Reviews (October 2007)
Wings of fire by Jonathan Strahan( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 324 libraries worldwide
"Dragons: Fearsome fire-breathing foes, scaled adversaries, legendary lizards, ancient hoarders of priceless treasures, serpentine sages with the ages? wisdom, and winged weapons of war? Wings of Fire brings you all these dragons, and more, seen clearly through the eyes of many of today?s most popular authors, including Peter S. Beagle, Elizabeth Bear, Holly Black, Orson Scott Card, Charles de Lint, Ursula K. Le Guin, Tanith Lee, George R.R. Martin, Anne McCaffrey, Michael Swanwick, and many others"--Cover, p. 4
The best science fiction and fantasy of the year by Jonathan Strahan( Book )
7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
Gathers stories by such writers as Neil Gaiman, Peter S. Beagle, Cory Doctorow, Jeffrey Ford, Walter Jon Williams, Tim Powers, Gene Wolfe, Connie Willis, and Robert Reed
Selected stories by Fritz Leiber( Book )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 269 libraries worldwide
Smoke Ghost places a classic ghost story in a modern urban setting, while the dread in Coming Attraction reflects the uneasiness of the cold war. The powerful Gonna Roll the Bones explores mans compulsion toward self-destruction, while a different archetype is revealed in The Girl with the Hungry Eyes, which reveals the vampiric seduction of modern consumerism. There are three tales of adventurous rogues Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser, including the Nebula Awardwinning Ill Met in Lankhmar, in which youthful derring-do leads to heart-wrenching tragedy
Eclipse one : new science fiction and fantasy ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
The best science fiction and fantasy of the year by Jonathan Strahan( Book )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Contains twenty-nine short science fiction and fantasy stories, chosen by editor Jonathan Strahan as the best of 2010, including selections by Joe Abercrombie, Elizabeth Hand, Robert Reed, and other related topics
Swords & dark magic : the new sword and sorcery ( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
A volume edited by two Hugo-nominated writers features high-adventure pieces representing the work of some of the fantasy genre's most popular authors, including Joe Abercrombie and Gene Wolfe
The best science fiction and fantasy of the year by Jonathan Strahan( Book )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
The depth and breadth of what science fiction and fantasy fiction is changes with every passing year. The two dozen stories chosen for this book by award-winning anthologist Jonathan Strahan carefully maps this evolution, giving readers a captivating and always-entertaining look at the very best the genre has to offer
The best science fiction and fantasy of the year by Jonathan Strahan( Book )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
The two-dozen science fiction and fantasy stories chosen for this collection by award-winning anthologist Jonathan Strahan gives readers a captivating and always entertaining look at the very best the genre has to offer. Includes works by Holly Black, Bruce Sterling, Peter S. Beagle, and others
The best science fiction and fantasy of the year by Jonathan Strahan( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
Gathers stories by such writers as Neil Gaiman, Peter S. Beagle, Cory Doctorow, Jeffrey Ford, Walter Jon Williams, Tim Powers, Gene Wolfe, Connie Willis, and Robert Reed
Eclipse four : new science fiction and fantasy ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of science fiction and fantasy stories by such authors as Emma Bull, Jeffrey Ford, Michael Stanwick, and Jo Walton
 
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