A strong story from Kenyon, with a vivid setting (think Howl’s Moving Castle), action, heroism and sacrifice.
The strongest story in the volume so far.
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.
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,… Continue reading The Solaris Book of New Science Fiction Volume Two, ed George Mann, Solaris 2008