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Edge of Infinity, ed. Jonathan Strahan

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Edge of Infinity

ed. by Jonathan Strahan

(Solaris, November 2012)

 

“The Girl-Thing Who Went Out for Sushi” by Pat Cadigan
“The Deeps of the Sky” by Elizabeth Bear
“Drive” by James S.A. Corey
“The Road to NPS” by Sandra McDonald and Stephen D. Covey
“Swift as a Dream and Fleeting as a Sigh” by John Barnes
“Macy Minot’s Last Christmas on Dione, Ring Racing, Fiddler’s Green, the Potter’s Garden” by Paul McAuley
“Safety Tests” by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
“Bricks, Sticks, Straw” by Gwyneth Jones
“Tyche and the Ants” by Hannu Rajaniemi
“Obelisk” by Stephen Baxter
“Vainglory” by Alastair Reynolds
“Water Rights” by An Owomoyela
“The Peak of Eternal Light” by Bruce Sterling
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Unidentified Funny Objects

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Unidentified Funny Objects

Edited by Alex Shvartsman

UFO Publishing, November 2012

(www.ufopub.com)


Timber!” by Scott Almes

The Alien Invasion As Seen in the Twitter Stream of @dweebless” by Jake Kerr
Dreaming Harry” by Stephanie Burgis
Fight Finale From the Near Future!” by James Beamon
Temporal Shimmies” by Jennifer Pelland
The Day They Repossessed My Zombies” by K.G. Jewell
Moon Landing” by Lavie Tidhar
The Last Dragon Slayer” by Chuck Rothman
The Venus of Willendorf” by Deborah Walker
Love Thy Neighbors” by Ken Liu
The Alchemist’s Children” by Nathaniel Lee
The Fifty-One Suitors of Princess Jamatpie” by Leah Cypess
If You Act Now” by Sergey Lukyanenko
No Silver Lining” by Zach Shepard
Go Karts of the Gods” by Michael Kurland
My Kingdom for a Horse” by Stephen D. Rogers
Cake from Mars” by Marko Kloos
An Unchanted Sword” by Jeff Stehman
The Real Thing” by Don Sakers
2001 Revisited Via 1969” by Bruce Golden
First Date” by Jamie Lackey
One-hand Tantra” by Ferrett Steinmetz
Of Mat and Math” by Anatoly Belilovsky
All I Want for Christmas” by Siobhan Gallagher
The Velveteen Golem” by David Sklar
The Working Stiff” by Matt Mikalatos
Worm’s Eye View” by Jody Lynn Nye
The Secret Life of Sleeping Beauty” by Charity Tahmaseb
El and Al vs. Himmler’s Horrendous Horde from Hell” by Mike Resnick

 

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Specter Spectacular: 13 Ghostly Tales

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Specter Spectacular: 13 Ghostly Tales

Edited by

Eileen Wiedbrauk

World Weaver Press

(September 25, 2012, 155 pp.)

 

My Rest a Stone” by Amanda C. Davis
Alabaster” by Jamie Rand
Cinder” by Kristina Wojtaszek
The Haunts of Albert Einstein” by Larry Hodges
Safe Upon the Shore” by Kou K. Nelson
Wendigo” by Shannon Robinson
The Little House at Bull Run Creek” by Robbie MacNiven
Death and Taxes” by A. E. Decker
'What if it could speak!'” by Terence Kuch
Pushed Out” by Jay Wilburn
A Fitting Tribute” by Andrea Janes
The Secret of Echo Cottage” by Sue Houghton
Cooter, Ass-munch, and Me” by Calie Voorhis
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Tesseracts 16: Parnassus Unbound

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Mark Leslie, ed. (Edge, Fall 2012)
 
"Ghost in the Meme" by Ryan Oakley
"Back in Black" by Chadwick Ginther
"Artistic License" by Robert H. Beer
"The Language of Dance" by Rebecca M. Senese
"Sixteen Colors" by David Clink
"Bemused" by L. T. Getty
"Writer's Block" by Sean Costello
"Theater of the Vulnerable" by Virginia O'Dine
"The Day the Music Died" by Randy McCharles
"Blink" by Michael Kelly
"Burning Beauty" by Melissa Yuan-Innes
"The Faun and the Sylphide" by Derwin Mak
"I'm With the Band" by Kimberly Footit
"Cult Stories" by Hugh A. D. Spencer
"Three Thousand Miles of Cold Iron Tears" by Steve Vernon
"Slava the Immortal" by Matthew Jason Schmidt
"Old Soul" by Adria Laycraft
 
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Triangulation: Morning After

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Triangulation: Morning After

Edited by Steven B. Ramey

 (Parsec Ink, July 2012)

"How the Caterpillar Cheated Death" by H.M. McInnes
"The Blue of Distance" by Erich William Bergmeier
"Scar Tissue Wings" by Aaron Polson
"After the Pipers" by Camille Alexa
"Nocte Finem" by Henry Tjernlund
"A Late Wind" by Tami Harris
"The Zombie Reader" by Bruce Memblatt
"After-spin" by Kylie Bullivant
"The Slap of the Plow" by Gordon A. Graves
"While She Sleeps, Mountains Tremble" by Milo James Fowler
"Orbium" by Kalisa Lessnau
"Colliding" by Alex Gorman
"The Beast" by Jacques Barbéri
"That Goldurned Hole" by Gary Cuba
"Nyabinghi’s Sacred Drum" by Susan Urbanek Linville
"Protection from the Darkness" by Jamie Lackey
"The House, the Garden, and Occupants" by Amanda C. Davis
"Lilith" by Madhvi Ramini
"Course Correction" by Kenneth B. Chiacchia
"The Passing-Bell" by Lydia S. Gray
"What Now, Callisthenes" by Christine Lucas
"The Blue Testament" by Marshall Payne
"All Unlooked For" by Nathaniel Lee
"The Third Portal" by DeAnna Knippling
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Fantastic Stories of the Imagination, ed. by Warren Lapine

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Fantastic Stories of the Imagination

Edited by Warren Lapine

(Wilder Publications, April 2012)

 

“Interface Pattern”  by Kelly McCullogh
“How Interesting: A Tiny Man” by Harlan Ellison (reprint)
“Steaming into Wonderland” by Douglas Cohen
“The Digital Eidolon That Fits in Your Pocket” by Trent Zelazny
“Riding the Bus” by Tom Piccirilli
“Sluggo” by Mike Resnick (reprint)
“The Swap” by Barry B. Longyear
“Starwisps” by Edward J. McFadden
“Custody” by Jay O’Connell
“Haircut” by Shariann Lewitt
“A Cry For Hire” by Carole McDonnell
“And What Were Roses?” by Mary A. Turzillo
“The Box in My Pocket” by Amy Sundberg
“Skyblaze” by Sharon Lee and Steve Miller (reprint)

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Armored, edited by John Joseph Adams

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Armored, edited by John Joseph Adams
(Baen, April 2012)

"The Johnson Maneuver" by Ian Douglas
"Hel’s Half-Acre" by Jack Campbell
"Jungle Walkers" by David Klecha & Tobias S. Buckell
"The Last Run of the Coppelia" by Genevieve Valentine
"Death Reported of Last Surviving Veteran of Great War" by Dan Abnett
"The Cat’s Pajamas" by Jack McDevitt
"Find Heaven and Hell in the Smallest Things" by Simon R. Green
"Power Armor: A Love Story" by David Barr Kirtley
"The Last Days of the Kelly Gang" by David D. Levine
"Field Test" by Michael A. Stackpole
"Trauma Pod" by Alastair Reynolds
"Contained Vacuum" by David Sherman
"You Do What You Do" by Tanya Huff
"Nomad" by Karin Lowachee
"Human Error" by John Jackson Miller
"Transfer of Ownership" by Christie Yant
"Heuristic Algorithm and Reasoning Response Engine" by  Ethan Skarstedt & Brandon Sanderson
"Don Quixote" by Carrie Vaughn
"The Poacher" by Wendy N. Wagner & Jak Wagner
"The Green" by Lauren Beukes
"Sticks and Stones" by Robert Buettner
"Helmet" by Daniel H. Wilson
"The N-Body Solution" by Sean Williams

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Lightspeed: Year One, ed. John Joseph Adams

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Lightspeed:  Year One
Edited by John Joseph Adams

(Prime Books, November 2011)

"I'm Alive, I Love You, I’ll See You in Reno" by Vylar Kaftan
"The Cassandra Project" by Jack McDevitt
"Cats in Victory" by David Barr Kirtley
"Amaryllis" by Carrie Vaughn
"No Time like the Present" by Carol Emshwiller
"Manumission" by Tobias S. Buckell
"The Zeppelin Conductors' Society Annual Gentlemen’s Ball" by Genevieve Valentine
"…For a Single Yesterday"  by George R.R. Martin
"How to Become a Mars Overlord" by Catherynne M. Valente
"Patient Zero" by Tananarive Due
"Arvies" by Adam-Troy Castro
"More than the Sum of His Parts" by Joe Haldeman
"Flower, Mercy, Needle, Chain" by Yoon Ha Lee
"The Long Chase" by Geoffrey A. Landis
"Amid the Words of War" by Cat Rambo
"Travelers" by Robert Silverberg
"Hindsight" by Sarah Langan
"Tight Little Stitches in a Dead Man’s Back" by Joe R. Lansdale
"The Taste of Starlight" by John R. Fulz
"Beachworld" by Stephen King
"Standard Loneliness Package" by Charles Yu
"Faces in Revolving Souls" by Caitlin R. Kiernan
"Hwang’s Billion Brilliant Daughters" by Alice Sola Kim
"EJ·ES" by Nancy Kress
"In-Fall" by Ted Kosmatka
"The Observer" by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
"Jenny’s Sick" by David Taucrum
"The Silence of the Asonu" by Ursula K Le Guin
"Postings from an Amorous Tomorrow" by Corey Mariani
"Cucumber Gravy" by Susan Palwick
"Black Fire" by Tanith Lee
"The Elephants of Poznan" by Orson Scott Card
"Long Enough and Just So Long" by Cat Rambo
"The Passenger" by June E. Czerneda
"Simulacrum" by Ken Liu
"Breakaway, Backdown" by James Patrick Kelly
"Saying the Names" by Maggie Clark
"Gossamer" by Stephen Baxter
"Spider the Artist" by Nnedi Okorafor
"Woman Leaves Room" by Robert Reed
"All That Touches the Air" by An Owomoyela
"Maneki Neko" by Bruce Sterling
"Mama, We Are Zhenya, Your Son" by Tom Crosshill
"Velvet Fields," by Anne McCaffrey
"The Harrowers" by Eric Gregory
"Bibi From Jupiter" by Tessa Mellas
"Eliot Wrote" by Nancy Kress
"Scales" by Alastair Reynolds"

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Under the Moons of Mars, ed. John Joseph Adams

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Under the Moons of Mars: New Adventures on Barsoom

Edited by John Joseph Adams
(Simon and Shuster/BFYR, February 2012)

Double Review by Chuck Rothman and Robert E. Waters

"The Metal Men of Mars" by Joe R. Lansdale
"Three Deaths" by David Barr Kirtley
"The Ape-Man of Mars" by Peter S. Beagle
"A Tinker of Warhoon" by Tobias S. Buckell
"Vengeance of Mars" by Robin Wasserman
"Woola's Song" by Theodora Goss
"The River Gods of Mars" by Austin Grossman
"The Bronze Man of Mars" by L. E. Modesett, Jr.
"A Game of Mars" by Genevieve Valentine
"A Sidekick of Mars" by Garth Nix
"The Ghost That Haunts the Superstition Mountains" by Chris Claremont
"The Jasoom Project" by S. M. Sterling
"Coming of Age on Barsoom" by Catherynne M. Valente
"The Death Song of Dwar Guntha" by Jonathan Maberry

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Alien Contact, edited by Marty Halpern

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Edited by Marty Halpern
(Nightshade Books, November 2011)

“The Thought War” by Paul McAuley
“How to Talk to Girls at Parties” by Neil Gaiman
“Face Value” by Karen Joy Fowler
“The Road Not Taken” by Harry Turtledove
“The Aliens Who Knew, I Mean, Everything” by George Alec Effinger
“I Am the Doorway” by Stephen King
“Recycling Strategies for the Inner City” by Pat Murphy
“Kin” by Bruce McAllister
“The 43 Antarean Dynasties” by Mike Resnick
“The Gold Bug” by Orson Scott Card
“Guerilla Mural of a Siren’s Song” by Ernest Hogan
“Angel” by Pat Cadigan
“The First Contact with the Gorgonids” by Ursula K. LeGuin
“Saturday Night at Minnie and Earl’s” by Adam-Troy Castro
“A Midwinter’s Tale” By Michael Swanwick
“Texture of Other Ways” by Mark W. Tiedemann
“To Go Boldly” by Cory Doctorow
“If Nudity Offends You” by Elizabeth Moon
“Laws of Survival” by Nancy Kress
“What You Are About to See” by Jake Skillingstead
“Amanda and the Alien” by Robert Silverberg
“Exo-Skeleton Town” by Jeffrey Ford
“Lambing Season” by Molly Gloss
“Swarm” by Bruce Sterling
“MAXO Signals” by Charles Stross
“Last Contact” by Stephen Baxter

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