A collection of excellent stories.
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Albert E. Cowdrey. Inside Story. Retired Detective Sergeant Alphonse Fournet finds the lure of work, post-Katrina, too much to resist, when he finds out that people are continuing to mysteriously disappear. He is rapidly confronted with those of an alien persuasion who have been doing the abducting-humans thing, and as a representative of Bush the […]
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: Carol Emshwiller, Catherine Well, Cory Doctorow, Dale Bailey, David Grigg, Elizabeth Bear, Gene Wolfe, George R. R. Martin, James Van Pelt, Jerry Oltion, John Langan, Jonathan Lethem, M Rickert, Nancy Kress, Neal Barrett Jr, Octavia E. Butler, Orson Scott Card, Paolo Bacigalupi, Richard Kadrey, Stephen King, Tobias S. Buckell1
This is a very strong collection. Adams has trawled 25 years worth of high quality SF to put together the volume, and there’s an awful lot of good reading to be had.