Year's Best SF 8eBook - 2004
A collection of short science fiction tales brings readers to distant worlds that defy the laws of space and time and includes the works of such popular writers as Gregory Benford, Ursula K. Le Guin, Robert Silverberg, and Roger Zelazny. Original.
Brave New Worlds To Explore and Conquer
The astonishingly possible is once again showcased in a breathtaking volume of the best short form SF the past year had to offer. Contributed by some of the most revered and exciting voices in the genre -- and compiled by acclaimed editor and anthologist David G. Hartwell -- these stories of wonder and terror, astounding technologies and miraculous discovery, stretch the imagination into realms and universes never dreamed of before. Each tale is a dazzling gem, rocketing readers across light years and into unknown dimensions -- exploring the intricate cultures of alien races and the strange, secret workings of the human mind. And together they form an unparalleled whole -- a collection of luminous visions that shines more brightly than a newborn sun.
New tales from:
- Nancy Kress
- Ursula K. Le Guin
- Greg Egan
- Bruce Sterling
- Michael Swanwick
- Gene Wolfe
- and many more
The best science fiction short stories of 2002 and 2003, selected by David G. Hartwell, one of the most respected editors in the field.
The short story is one of the most vibrant and exciting areas in science fiction today. It is where the hot new authors emerge and where the beloved giants of the field continue to publish.
Now, building on the success of the first seven volumes, Eos will once again present a collection of the best stories of the year in mass market format. Here, gathered by David G. Hartwell, one of the most respected editors in the field, are stories with visions of tomorrow and yesterday, of the strange and the familiar, of the unknown and the unknowable.
With stories from some of the best and brightest names in science fiction, the Year's Best SF 8 and SF9 is an indispensable guide for every science fiction fan.
A new selection of outstanding science fiction stories showcases the contributions of Ursula K. Le Guin, Bruce Sterling, Nancy Kress, Paul McAuley, Gene Wolfe, and Michael Swanwick, among other notable masters of the speculative fiction genre. Original.