Fairly routine scientist fiction, more of an Analog than an Asimovs story to my mind.
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Tags: Alastair Reynolds, Brenda Cooper, Brian Stableford, Bruce Sterling, Charles Oberndorf, Chris Roberson, Eric James Stone, Gene Wolfe, Genevieve Valentine, Geoff Ryman, Gwyneth Jones, Ian Creasey, Marissa K. Lingen, Mary Robinette Kowal, Michael Cassutt, Nancy Kress, Paul Cornell, Peter M. Ball, Peter Watts, Robert Charles Wilson, Sarah L. Edwards, Stephen Baxter, Vandana Singh, Yoon Ha Lee0
As ever, a strong collection of stories, albeit fairly ‘safe’ in terms of a relatively narrow range of sources.
Stephen Baxter does Nigel Kneale, and stories by Rajnar Vajra, Stephen L. Burns, Marianne J. Dyson, Scott William Carter, Carl Frederick, Brad Aiken, and Brenda Cooper.
Cooper’s tone is just right, not too mawkish, and it leaves the reader/listener to ponder some big questions.
The Goldstein and Rusch stories start and finish the issue strongly, with the other stories being good without being great. Other stories by Crowell, Cooper, Steinmetz, Oltion, Resnick, Robyn, Tem.
Tags: Alexis Glynn Latner, Brenda Cooper, Bud Webster, Carl Frederick, David Brin, G. David Nordley, Grey Rollins, Michael F. Flynn, Pat Yorke, Richard A. Lovett, Robert R. Chase, Ron Goulart, Sarah A. Hoyt, Shirley Kennett0
The annual double-issue. G. David Nordley. The Fire and The Wind. The story starts with a stark warning to the main character than in space, whilst oxygen is a friend, in the wrong circumstances it can be lethal. A crew of students with the lunar rescue squad find themselves pitched into a dramatic rescue, but […]
Tags: Brenda Cooper, Chris Roberson, Dan Abnett, David Louis Edelman, Dominic Green, Eric Brown, Karl Schoeder, Kay Kenyon, Mary Robinette Kowal, Michael Moorcock, Neal Asher, Peter Watts, Robert Reed0
The first volume in this new series from Solaris Books, was a safe and solid volume, half of whose 16 stories hit the mark for this reader. So what of the second volume? The back cover boasts ‘..an eclectic collection of science fiction short stories from some of the foremost luminaries in the genre..’, which, […]
Tags: Bradley Denton, Brenda Cooper, Charles Coleman Finlay, Gene Wolfe, Glenn Grant, Gregory Benford, Jack McDevitt, James Patrick Kelly, James Stoddard, James. L. Cambias, Janeen Webb, Jean-Claude Dunyach, Ken Liu, Liz Williams, matthew hughes, Neal Asher, Pamela Sargent, Ray Vukcevich, Robert Reed, Sean McMullen, Steve Tomasula, Steven Utley, Terry Bisson0
Stories by : Bradley Denton, Brenda Cooper, Charles Coleman Finlay, Gene Wolfe., Glenn Grant, Gregory Benford, Jack McDevitt, James Patrick Kelly, James Stoddard, James. L. Cambias, Janeen Webb, Jean-Claude Dunyach, Ken Liu, Liz Williams, matthew hughes, Neal Asher, Pamela Sargent, Ray Vukcevich, Robert Reed, Sean McMullen, Steve Tomasula, Steven Utley, Terry Bisson.