This issue got caught up in the big revamp of Best SF, and wasn’t reviewed close to the reading of the stories. Time being short, I had planned to give a quick recap on the stories a couple of months later – which would be one way of identifying which stories had more impact at […]
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Nancy Kress. Safeguard. A classy piece of writing from Kress, who cleverly intertwines story and backstory to reach a shattering denouement. Three young children are being ‘raised’ in a small habitat, with only a minumum of human contact, and the humans they contact are biohazard-suited. We find out that they are in some way a […]
Tags: Benjamin Rosenbaum, Chris Nakashima-Brown, Cory Doctorow, Cyto Couture, Ian McDonald, Jack McDevitt, Jack Skillingstead, Jeff Carlson, Karl Schroeder, Kay Kenyon, Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Mike Resnick, Nancy Kress, Paolo Bacigalupi, Pat Cadigan, Paul Cornell, Paul McAuley, Tobias S. Buckell0
As with #1, another handsome collection of short SF from some of the biggest names in SF. Praise especially for making room for the lengthy Rosenbaum/Doctorow story.