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Book Information: Year's Best Fantasy: Second Annual Collection, the

Year's Best Fantasy: Second Annual Collection, the (1989) [Anthology]
by Joan Aiken Jim Aikin Charles Beaumont Michael Blumlein Bruce Boston Scott Bradfield Ed Bryant Pat Cadigan Ramsey Campbell Ellen Datlow Charles de Lint Rick DeMarinis Thomas M. Disch John DuFresne Greg Egan Ru Emerson Dennis Etchison John M. Ford Anne Gay Sandra M. Gilbert Lisa Goldstein Charles L. Grant M. John Harrison Gwyneth Jones Robert Kelly William Kotzwinkle Nancy Kress Joe R. Lansdale Tanith Lee Sara Maitland Barry N. Malzberg Richard Matheson Ian McDonald Daniel Manus Pinkwater Ruth Roston Lucius Shepard Lewis Shiner Dan Simmons Jessie Thompson Ian Watson F. Paul Wilson Terri Windling Gene Wolfe Patricia C. Wrede Jane Yolen Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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Series: Year's Best Fantasy and Horror
Part: 2

Summary (IBList user synopsis):

The second in the series of annual collections of the editors picks for the best short fiction in fantasy and horror.


  • Summation 1988: Fantasy by Terri Windling
  • Summation 1988: Horror by Ellen Datlow
  • Horror and Fantasy on the Screen by Edward Bryant
  • Obituaries
  • Death is Different by Lisa Goldstein
  • The Tale of the Rose and the Nightingale (And What Came of It) by Gene Wolfe
  • It Was the Heat by Pat Cadigan
  • The Cutter by Edward Bryant
  • The Freezer Jesus by John DuFresne
  • Voices of the Kill by Thomas M. Disch
  • Secretly by Ruth Roston
  • The Devil's Rose by Tanith Lee
  • Wempires by Daniel Pinkwater
  • Scatter My Ashes by Greg Egan
  • Unfinished Portrait of the King of Pain by Van Gogh by Ian McDonald
  • Shoo Fly by Richard Matheson
  • The Thing Itself by Michael Blumlein
  • The Soft Whisper of Midnight Snow by Charles de Lint
  • Roman Games by Ann Gay
  • The Princess, the Cat, and the Unicorn by Patricia C. Wrede
  • The Book and Its Contents by Robert Kelly
  • The Great God Pan by M. John Harrison
  • Lost Bodies by Ian Watson
  • Two Minutes Forty-Five Seconds by Dan Simmons
  • Preflash by John M. Ford
  • Life of Buddha by Lucius Shepard
  • Appointment With Eddie by Charles Beaumont
  • Fragments of Papyrus from the Temple of the Older Gods by William Kotzwinkle
  • Spillage by Nancy Kress
  • Snowman by Charles L. Grant
  • The Scar by Dennis Etchison
  • Laiken Langstrand by Gwyneth Jones
  • The Last Poem About the Snow Queen and Pinocchio by Sandra M. Gilbert
  • Game in the Pope's Head by Gene Wolfe
  • Playing the Game by Ramsey Campbell
  • Faces by F. Paul Wilson
  • Snowfall by Jessie Thompson
  • Seal-Self by Sara Maitland
  • No Hearts, No Flowers by Barry N. Malzberg
  • The Boy Who Drew Unicorns by Jane Yolen
  • The Darling by Scott Bradfield
  • Night They Missed the Horror Show by Joe R. Lansdale
  • Your Story by Rick DeMarinis
  • Winter Solstice - Camelot Station by John M. Ford
  • The Boy Who Hooked the Sun by Gene Wolfe
  • Clem's Dream by Joan Aiken
  • Love In Vain by Lewis Shiner
  • In the Darkened Hours by Bruce Boston
  • A Golden Net for Silver Fishes by Ru Emerson
  • Dancing Among Ghosts by Jim Aikin
  • Honorable Mentions: 1988

Original title: The Year's Best Fantasy: Second Annual Collection
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionFantasy

The following works are contained within this one:
     It Was the Heat (1988) [Short Story]
      Author: Pat Cadigan
     Princess, the Cat, and the Unicorn, the (1988) [Short Story]
      Author: Patricia C. Wrede
     Love in Vain (1988) [Short Story]
      Author: Lewis Shiner
     Night They Missed the Horror Show (1988) [Short Story]
      Author: Joe R. Lansdale
     Tale of the Rose and the Nightingale (And What Came of It), the (1988) [Short Story]
      Author: Gene Wolfe
     Winter Solstice, Camelot Station (1988) [Poem]
      Author: John M. Ford
     Cutter, the (1988) [Short Story]
      Author: Ed Bryant
     Devil's Rose, the (1988) [Short Story]
      Author: Tanith Lee

Edition #1: Year's Best Fantasy: Second Annual Collection, the

Year's Best Fantasy: Second Annual Collection, the (1989)
Awards: World Fantasy Award: Anthology (1990)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Edited by: Ellen Datlow Terri Windling
Introduction by: Terri Windling Ellen Datlow
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The Year's Best Fantasy: Second Annual Collection (1989)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: New York, NY
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 9780312030063
Pages: 579

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