Wonderful story from Hand, full of humanity and tenderness.
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Tags: Albert E Cowdrey, Carol Emshwiller, Charles Oberndorf, Elizabeth Hand, Geoff Ryman, Joe Haldeman, Kate Wilhelm, Lucius Shepard, M Rickert, Robert Reed, Robert Silverberg, Ron Goulart, Ron Partridge0
Elizabeth Hand. The Far Shore. A middle-aged man, ballet dancer initially, ballet teacher after an injury, loses his job but gets a timely invitation from friends to house-sit their remote property whilst they take a winter break. As the snow settles in (shades of The Shining, namechecked in the story) Philip, with recurrent nightmares of […]
Chock full of protein for the brain, with only a bit of excess fat and carbohydrate. To burn off those calories I’m off for a bit of ‘fast-paced’ Asimov’s action…..
Tags: Daniel Hatch, Edgar Pangborn, Edward Kent, Elizabeth Hand, Gardner Dozois, Jack L. Chalker, Jeff Hecht, Jessice Reisman, John P. O'Grady, Karen Jordan Allen, Lee Allred, Lucy Suitor Holt, Mark Twain, Melanie Tem, Noreen Doyle, Scott Thomas, Stephen King, Steve Rasnic Tem, Thomas A. Easton, Tom Tolnay0
The collection successfully brings together a litte bit of sf, a lot of speculative fiction, fantasy, horror and thrillers, but which all work together and which don’t leap out as being stories of that ilk, but simply good stories with a shared setting.
Tags: Alex Irvine, Bruce Sterling, Charles Stross, Chris Roberson, Daniel Abraham, Daryl Gregory, Elizabeth Bear, Elizabeth Hand, Greg Egan, Holly Black, Jeffrey Ford, Kelly Link, Ken MacLeod, M Rickert, Michael Swanwick, Nancy Kress, Neil Gaiman, Peter S. Beagle, Stephen Baxter, Susan Palwick, Ted Chiang, Ted Kosmatka, Theodore Goss, Tony Daniel0
Stories by : Ted Chiang, Peter S. Beagle, Charles Stross, Greg Egan, Daryl Gregory, Jeffrey Ford, Holly Black, Ted Kosmatka, Alex Irvine, Daniel Abraham, Nancy Kress, Bruce Sterling, Theodore Goss, Neil Gaiman, Stephen Baxter, Ken Macleod, Susan Palwick, Michael Swanwick, M. Rickert, Tony Daniel, Elizabeth Hand, Chris Roberson, Elizabeth Bear, Kelly Link.
Tags: Benjamin Rosenbaum, Christopher Rowe, Connie Willis, Cory Doctorow, Elizabeth Hand, Ellen Klages, Frances Hardinge, Gene Wolfe, Geoff Ryman, Ian McDonald, Jay Lake, Jeffrey Ford, Kelly Link, M Rickert, Margo Lanagan, Neil Gaiman, Paolo Bacigalupi, Paul Di Filippo, Peter S. Beagle, Robert Charles Wilson, Robert Reed, Tim Powers, Walter Jon Williams0
Stories by : Neil Gaiman, Peter S. Beagle, Cory Doctorow, Ellen Klages, Christopher Rowe, Margo Langanan, Walter Jon Williams, Jeffrey Ford, Benjamin Rosenbaum, Frances Hardinge, Tim Powers, Paolo Bacigalupi, Geoff Ryman, Jay Lake, Robert Charles Wilson, M. Rickert, Robert Reed, Kelly Link, Elizabeth Hand, Connie Willis, Paul Di Filippo, Gene Wolfe, Benjamin Rosenbaum, Ian McDonald
There’s a lot in here, as usual, with the Kelly story giving lots of SF bang-for-buck : if you haven’t read ‘Burn’ yet, then this is your chance so to do, and get some other high quality reading, and the professional writer’s take on what the 3 years leading up to 2008 meant to them.
Stories by : Dale Bailey, Elizabeth Hand, Esther M. Friesner, James Patrick Kelly, Kelley Eskridge, Lisa Goldstein, Maureen F. McHugh, Robert A Sawyer, Ursula K. Le Guin.