Franklin

The year's best science fiction : eighth annual collection / Gardner Dozois, editor.

Edition:
Book club edition
Publication:
New York : St. Martin's Press, ©1991.
Format/Description:
Book
xxxii, 624 pages ; 22 cm
Subjects:
Science fiction, American.
Science fiction, English.
Form/Genre:
Science fiction.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York.
Contents:
Acknowledgements
Summation: 1990
Mr. Boy / James Patrick Kelly
The Shobie's story / Ursula K. Le Guin
The caress / Greg Egan
A braver thing / Charles Sheffield
We see things differently / Bruce Sterling
And the angels sing / Kate Wilhelm
Past magic / Ian R. MacLeod
Bears discover fire / Terry Bisson
The all-consuming / Lucius Shepard and Robert Frazier
Personal silence / Molly Gloss
Invaders / John Kessel
The Cairene purse / Michael Moorcock
The coon rolled down and ruptured his larinks : a squeezed novel by Mr. Skunk / Dafydd ab Hugh
Tower of Babylon / Ted Chiang
The death artist / Aleaxander Jablokov
The first since ancient Persia / John Brunner
Inertia / Nancy Kress
Learning to be me / Greg Egan
Cibola / Connie Willis
Walking the moons / Jonathan Letham
Rainmaker cometh / Ian McDonald
Hot sky / Robert Silverberg
White city / Lewis Shiner
Love and sex among the invertebrates / Pat Murphy
The Hemingway hoax / Joe Haldeman
Honorable mentions.
Notes:
Jacket painting: Sentinels by Michael Whelan.
Includes bibliographical references.
Local notes:
Adams Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2015 by Dr. Mark B. Adams.
Adams Collection copy has dustjacket.
Penn Provenance:
Adams, Mark B. (donor) (Adams Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1991
Cited in:
Internet Speculative Fiction Database, 275070
Contributor:
Whelan, Michael, 1947-, illustrator.
Dozois, Gardner R., editor.
Mark B. Adams Science Fiction Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
704858665
Publisher Number:
18551 Science Fiction Book Club
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