In the new millennium, what secrets lay beyond the far reaches of the universe? What mysteries belie the truths we once held to be self evident? The world of science fiction has long been a porthole into the realities of tomorrow, blurring the line between life and art. Now, in The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Ninth Annual Collection the very best SF authors explore ideas of a new world. This venerable collection brings together short stories from award winning authors and masters of the field such as Robert Reed, Alastair Reynolds, Damien Broderick, Elizabeth Bear, Paul McAuley and John Barnes. And with an extensive recommended reading guide and a summation of the year in science fiction, this annual compilation has become the definitive must-read anthology for all science fiction fans and readers interested in breaking into the genre.Like last year, the big story in 2011 continues to be the explosion in e-book sales, which have been dramatic enough, and accrued fast enough ... with new devices like the Kindle Fire coming on sale, and no doubt other even more sophisticated devices waiting in the wings. ... those people looking for something to read on the devices theya#39;d gotten for Christmas presents), that could well turn out to be true.
|Title||:||The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Ninth Annual Collection|
|Publisher||:||Macmillan - 2012-07-03|