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Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Science Fiction and Fantasy, the (2004) [Anthology]
by Terry Bisson Octavia E. Butler Ted Chiang John Crowley Greg Egan Harlan Ellison Neil Gaiman John Kessel Ursula K. Le Guin George R. R. Martin Pat Murphy Joanna Russ Lucius Shepard Bruce Sterling James Tiptree, Jr. John Varley Connie Willis Gene Wolfe Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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Summary (From the publisher):

Now for the first time, the best of the Locus Awards for short fiction are gathered in one volume. Spanning the absolute finest in science fiction and fantasy short fiction for the last thirty years, this anthology is an indispensable guide to speculative fiction from the classic to the outrageous by the leaders of the field.

Contents:

  • Acknowledgments (The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Science Fiction and Fantasy) • (2004) • essay by Charles N. Brown and Jonathan Strahan
  • Introduction (The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Science Fiction and Fantasy) • (2004) • essay by Charles N. Brown and Jonathan Strahan
  • The Death of Doctor Island • (1973) • novella by Gene Wolfe (aka The Death of Dr. Island) [as by Gene Wolfe ]
  • The Day Before the Revolution • [Hainish] • (1974) • short story by Ursula K. Le Guin
  • Jeffty Is Five • (1977) • shortstory by Harlan Ellison
  • The Persistence of Vision • (1978) • novella by John Varley
  • The Way of Cross and Dragon • (1979) • novelette by George R. R. Martin
  • Souls • (1982) • novella by Joanna Russ
  • Bloodchild • (1984) • novelette by Octavia E. Butler [as by Octavia Butler ]
  • The Only Neat Thing to Do • (1985) • novella by James Tiptree, Jr.
  • Rachel in Love • (1987) • novelette by Pat Murphy
  • The Scalehunter's Beautiful Daughter • [Griaule] • (1988) • novella by Lucius Shepard
  • Bears Discover Fire • (1990) • shortstory by Terry Bisson
  • Buffalo • (1991) • shortstory by John Kessel
  • Even the Queen • (1992) • shortstory by Connie Willis
  • Gone • (1996) • shortstory by John Crowley
  • Maneki Neko • (1998) • shortstory by Bruce Sterling
  • Border Guards • (1999) • novelette by Greg Egan
  • Hell Is the Absence of God • (2001) • novelette by Ted Chiang
  • October in the Chair • (2002) • shortstory by Neil Gaiman
  • Previous Winners (The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Science Fiction and Fantasy) • (2004) • essay by uncredited

Original title: The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Science Fiction and Fantasy
Original languages: English

Quotes:

Genre: FictionFantasy
FictionScience Fiction


The following works are contained within this one:
     Death of Doctor Island, the (1973) [Novella]
      Author: Gene Wolfe
     Day Before the Revolution, the (1974) [Short Story]
      Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
     Jeffty is Five (1977) [Short Story]
      Author: Harlan Ellison
     Persistence of Vision, the (1978) [Novella]
      Author: John Varley
     Way of Cross and Dragon, the (1979) [Short Story]
      Author: George R. R. Martin
     Souls (1982) [Novella]
      Author: Joanna Russ
     Bloodchild (1984) [Novelette]
      Author: Octavia E. Butler
     Only Neat Thing to Do, the (1985) [Novella]
      Author: James Tiptree, Jr.
     Rachel in Love (1987) [Novelette]
      Author: Pat Murphy
     Scalehunter’s Beautiful Daughter, the (1988) [Short Story]
      Author: Lucius Shepard
     Bears Discover Fire (1990) [Short Story]
      Author: Terry Bisson
     Buffalo (1991) [Short Story]
      Author: John Kessel
     Even the Queen (1992) [Short Story]
      Author: Connie Willis
     Gone (1996) [Short Story]
      Author: John Crowley
     Maneki Neko (1998) [Short Story]
      Author: Bruce Sterling
     Border Guards (1999) [Short Story]
      Author: Greg Egan
     Hell Is the Absence of God (2001) [Novelette]
      Author: Ted Chiang
     October in the Chair (2002) [Short Story]
      Author: Neil Gaiman

Notes:

  • Edited by Charles N. Brown and Jonathan Strahan

Edition #1: Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Science Fiction and Fantasy, the

Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Science Fiction and Fantasy, the (2004)
Edition Details:

Language: English

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ISBN: 0060594268

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