The Best Science Fiction of the Year, Volume 5 (ed Neil Clarke, Nightshade Books 2020

Last year, following the sad loss of Gardner Dozois, Neil Clarke became the *only* anthologist of a Year’s Best SF volume (exclusing the SF&F anthologies, obviously). This year, Clarke is now *just* the longest-running Year’s Best SF anthologist, as he has reached volume 5, with Jonathan Strahan leaving his SF&F series for an SF-only series… Continue reading The Best Science Fiction of the Year, Volume 5 (ed Neil Clarke, Nightshade Books 2020

The Best Science Fiction of the Year, Volume 4 (ed Neil Clarke, Nightshade Books 2019)

With 2019 being the first year for four decades without a Gardner Dozois take on the Year’s Best SF, this is the only pure SF annual best volume this year! I’ll slowly work my way through the volume, reviewing stories and putting summaries of those reviews below, with links to the fuller reviews, where available.… Continue reading The Best Science Fiction of the Year, Volume 4 (ed Neil Clarke, Nightshade Books 2019)