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The best American science fiction and fantasy 2018

Author: N K JemisinJohn Joseph AdamsCharles PayseurKate Alice MarshallKathleen KayembeAll authors
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2018] ©2018
Series: Best American series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Boundary-pushing and experimental, this diverse selection of science fiction and fantasy stories illuminates what it means to be human and explores the ever-expanding and changing world of SFF today.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction, American
Fantasy fiction, American
Short stories, American
Short stories. 2gsafd
Fantasy fiction
Science fiction
Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: N K Jemisin; John Joseph Adams; Charles Payseur; Kate Alice Marshall; Kathleen Kayembe; Lettie Prell; Cadwell Turnbull; Samuel R Delany; Jaymee Goh; A Merc Rustad; Carmen Maria Machado; Rachael K Jones; Gwendolyn Clare; Charlie Jane Anders; Micah Dean Hicks; Peter Watts; Caroline M Yoachim; E Lily Yu; Maria Dahvana Headley; Maureen F McHugh; Tobias S Buckell
ISBN: 1328834565 9781328834560
OCLC Number: 1016497847
Notes: "A Mariner original."
Description: xxi, 357 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Rivers run free / Charles Payseur --
Destroy the city with me tonight / Kate Alice Marshall --
You will always have family: a triptych / Kathleen Kayembe --
Justice systems in quantum parallel probabilities / Lettie Prell --
Loneliness is in your blood / Cadwell Turnbull --
The hermit of Houston / Samuel R. Delany --
The last Cheng Beng gift / Jaymee Goh --
Brightened star, ascending dawn / A. Merc Rustad --
The resident / Carmen Maria Machado --
The greatest one-star restaurant in the whole quadrant / Rachael K. Jones --
Tasting notes on the varietals of the southern coast / Gwendolyn Clare --
Don't press charges and I won't sue / Charlie Jane Anders --
Church of birds / Micah Dean Hicks --
ZeroS / Peter Watts --
Carnival Nine / Caroline M. Yoachim --
The wretched and the beautiful / E. Lily Yu --
The orange tree / Maria Dahvana Headley --
Cannibal acts / Maureen McHugh --
Black powder / Maria Dahvana Headley --
Zen and the art of starship maintenance / Tobias S. Buckell.
Series Title: Best American series.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by N.K. Jemisin ; John Joseph Adams, series editor.

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Boundary-pushing and experimental, this diverse selection of science fiction and fantasy stories illuminates what it means to be human and explores the ever-expanding and changing world of SFF today.

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