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VanderMeer, Ann

Works: 28 works in 71 publications in 2 languages and 5,877 library holdings
Genres: Science fiction  Fantasy fiction  Short stories  Steampunk fiction  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Paranormal fiction  Horror fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Humor 
Roles: Editor, Author, Author of introduction, Contributor, Compiler
Classifications: PS648.S86, 813.0876608
Publication Timeline
Publications about Ann VanderMeer
Publications by Ann VanderMeer
Most widely held works by Ann VanderMeer
Steampunk ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 692 libraries worldwide
Features stories in which the Victorian era is reimagined to include Martian technology, steam-powered robots, airships, alchemy, and various anachronistic technologies
The weird : a compendium of strange and dark stories by Ann VanderMeer( Book )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 692 libraries worldwide
An oversized anthology of dark and bizarre tales written throughout the past century includes entries by international best-sellers and award-winners, including Neil Gaiman, Stephen King, and Franz Kafka
The big book of science fiction : the ultimate collection by Jeff VanderMeer( Book )
4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 463 libraries worldwide
"What if life was neverending? What if you could change your body to adapt to an alien ecology? What if the pope were a robot? Spanning galaxies and millennia, this must-have anthology showcases classic contributions from H. G. Wells, Arthur C. Clarke, Octavia E. Butler, and Kurt Vonnegut, alongside a century of the eccentrics, rebels, and visionaries who have inspired generations of readers. Within its pages, you'll find beloved worlds of space opera, hard SF, cyberpunk, the New Wave, and more. Learn about the secret history of science fiction, from titans of literature who also wrote SF to less well-known authors from more than twenty-five countries, some never before translated into English. In The Big Book of Science Fiction, literary power couple Ann and Jeff VanderMeer transport readers from Mars to Mechanopolis, planet Earth to parts unknown. Immerse yourself in the genre that predicted electric cars, space tourism, and smartphones. Sit back, buckle up, and dial in the coordinates, as this stellar anthology has got worlds within worlds"--Back cover
The time traveler's almanac by Ann VanderMeer( Book )
11 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 457 libraries worldwide
"The Time Traveler's Almanac is the largest and most definitive collection of time travel stories ever assembled. Gathered into one volume by intrepid chrononauts and world-renowned anthologists Ann and Jeff VanderMeer, this book compiles more than a century's worth of literary travels into the past and the future that will serve to reacquaint readers with beloved classics of the time travel genre and introduce them to thrilling contemporary innovations. This marvelous volume includes nearly seventy journeys through time from authors such as Douglas Adams, Isaac Asimov, Ray Bradbury, William Gibson, Ursula K. Le Guin, George R.R. Martin, Michael Moorcock, H.G. Wells, and Connie Willis, as well as helpful non-fiction articles original to this volume (such as Charles Yu's "Top Ten Tips For Time Travelers"). In fact, this book is like a time machine of its very own, covering millions of years of Earth's history from the age of the dinosaurs through to strange and fascinating futures, spanning the ages from the beginning of time to its very end. The Time Traveler's Almanac is the ultimate anthology for the time traveler in your life"--
Steampunk II : steampunk reloaded by Ann VanderMeer( Book )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 447 libraries worldwide
An anthology of short stories by various authors set in alternate Victorian eras populated by steam-powered robots, mad scientists, and futuristic heroes
The new weird ( Book )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and Czech and held by 416 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of stories from the "new weird" genre--a overlap of science fiction, fantasy, and horror--from some of its well-known writers, along with commentaries and a story featuring emerging authors within the genre
Fast ships, black sails ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
An anthology of original stories featuring a science fiction and fantasy romp through pirate-infested seas. The settings of these stories vary from the traditional 17th century Caribbean glory years of piracy to the frozen seas off colonial Boston to unnamed far future oceans to deep space itself
The Thackery T. Lambshead cabinet of curiosities by Ann VanderMeer( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 287 libraries worldwide
Collection of stories centering around Dr. Thackery T. Lambshead's astonishing cabinet of curiosities, which is filled with artifacts and personal diaries and recreates the doctor's many exploits
Sisters of the revolution : a feminist speculative fiction anthology by Ann VanderMeer( Book )
4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
"Sisters of the Revolution gathers a highly curated selection of feminist speculative fiction (science fiction, fantasy, horror, and more) chosen by one of the most respected editorial teams in speculative literature today, the award-winning Ann and Jeff VanderMeer. Including stories from the 1960s to the present day, the collection seeks to expand the conversation about feminism while engaging the reader in a wealth of imaginative ideas. From the literary heft of Angela Carter to the searing power of Octavia Butler, Sisters of the Revolution gathers daring examples of speculative fiction's engagement with feminism. Dark, satirical stories such as Eileen Gunn's "Stable Strategies for Middle Management" and the disturbing horror of James Tiptree, Jr.'s "The Screwfly Solution" reveal the charged intensity at work in the field. Featuring varied voices of feminism, including rising stars such as Nnedi Okorafor, Rachel Swirsky, and Cat Valente, as well as international contributions from Angélica Gorodischer and many more, Sisters of the Revolution seeks to expand the ideas of both contemporary fiction and feminism to new fronts. Moving from the fantastic to the futuristic, the subtle to the surreal, these stories will provoke thoughts and emotions about feminism like no other book available today."--Page 4 of cover
The best of Michael Moorcock by Michael Moorcock( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
This collection ranges from the genre tales that continue to define heroic fantasy to the author's critically acclaimed mainstream works
Steampunk revolution by Ann (EDT) Vandermeer( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Features short stories within the genre that were written during the last decade
Best American fantasy ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Presents twenty-nine short fantasy stories published by American authors in 2006, featuring such authors as Kelly Link, Tony D'Souza, and Peter LaSalle
Best American fantasy ( Book )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
A prestigious anthology series, Best American Fantasy is guest edited by Ann & Jeff VanderMeer, with Matthew Cheney serving as the series editor, showcasing the best North American fantasy short fiction from the preceding year
Kosher guide to imaginary animals : the evil monkey dialogues by Ann VanderMeer( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
A weird compendium by Ann VanderMeer( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Best American fantasy ( serial )
in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
A compendium of dark and strange stories ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
A landmark, eclectic, leviathan-sized anthology of fiction's wilder, stranger, darker shores
Steampunk III : steampunk revolution ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Playfully mashing up the romantic elegance of the Victorian era with whimsically modernized technology, this entertaining and edgy new anthology is the third installment in a bestselling steampunk series
Weird tales ( file )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
The time traveller's almanac by Ann VanderMeer( file )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Palimpsest AmbushInternal Affairs; ELITE; Slow Recovery; Empty Mansions; THE LIBRARY AT THE END OF TIME; Continent of Lies; Spin Control; Unhistory; REPEATEDLY KILLING THE BUDDHA; Graduation Ceremony; The Trial; Funeral in Berlin; REDUX; Army of You; He Got Your Girl; Nation of Me; RESEEDING; The Kindest Lies; Saying Good-bye to Now; Acknowledgements; About this Book; Reviews; About The Time Traveller's Almanac; About the Editors; About the Non-Fiction Contributors; An Invitation from the Publisher; Copyright; Extended Copyright
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