The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy 2012 Edition by Rich Horton
(Year's Best Science Fiction and Fantasy)

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This fourth volume of the year's best science fiction and fantasy features thirty stories by some of the genre's greatest authors, including Jonathan Carroll, Neil Gaiman, Kij Johnson, Kelly Link, Paul McAuley, RJ Parker, Robert Reed, Rachel Swirsky, Catherynne M. Valente, and many others. Selecting the best fiction from Asimov's, F&SF, Strange Horizons, Subterranean, Tor.com, and other top venues, The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy is your guide to magical realms and worlds beyond tomorrow.
 

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Published July 2, 2012 by Prime Books. 643 pages
Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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Lily Yu’s “The Cartographer Wasps and the Anarchist Bees.” That disappointment aside, there’s plenty of great writing and dazzling ideas among the rest: “The Silver Wind” by Nina Allan, a wonderful yarn of a strange genius in an alternate-world London;

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Tor

As for those I was less than fond of, they are strangely the same stories I disliked in the Strahan “year’s best.” Peter Watt’s “The Things” remains the extremely popular tale that I cannot stand, and can’t fathom what anyone else sees in it—it’s dull, repetitive, and seems to stand solely on the...

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SF Signal

Buckell(2007) Prador Moon by Neal Asher (2006) The Road by Cormac McCarthy (2006) A Thousand Deaths by George Alec Effinger (2007) Dusk Before the Dawn by Larry Ketchersid (2006) In addition to the short fiction anthologies, collections and magazines listed above, I also read the 2006 Nebula...

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