The Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy: 2010 edited by Rich Horton

The Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy: 2010 edited by Rich Horton

Type: Trade Paperback
Pages: 544
Size: 6" X 9"
ISBN: 9781607012184
Publication Date: June 1, 2010
Price: $19.95

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This second volume of the year’s best science fiction and fantasy features thirty stories by some of the genre’s greatest authors, including Elizabeth Bear, Nancy Kress, Jay Lake, Margo Lanagan, Kelly Link, Paul McAuley, Sarah Monette, Lucius Shepard, Jo Walton, and many others. Selecting the best fiction from Analog, Asimov’s, Clarkesworld, F&SF, The New Yorker,, and other top venues, The Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy is your guide to magical realms and worlds beyond tomorrow.


  • Steven Gould, "A Story, with Beans" (Analog, May)
  • Theodora Goss, "Child-Empress of Mars" (Interfictions 2)
  • Peter Watts, "The Island" (The New Space Opera 2)
  • Robert Kelly, "The Logic of the World" (Conjunctions 52)
  • Holly Phillips, "The Long Cold Goodbye" (Asimov's, March)
  • Ann Leckie, "The Endangered Camp" (Clockwork Phoenix 2)
  • Alex Irvine, "Dragon's Teeth" (F&SF, December)
  • Sara Genge, "As Women Fight" (Asimov's, December)
  • Lucius Shepard, "Sylgarmo's Proclamation" (Tales of the Dying Earth; Subterranean, Spring)
  • Jo Walton, "Three Twilight Tales" (Firebirds Soaring)
  • John Meaney, "Necroflux Day" (The Solaris Book of New Science Fiction Volume 3)
  • Paul Park, "The Persistence of Memory; or, This Space for Sale" (Postscripts 20/21)
  • Robert Charles Wilson, "This Peaceable Land; or, The Unbearable Vision of Harriet Beecher Stowe" (Other Earths)
  • Jay Lake, "On the Human Plan" (Lone Star Stories, Feburary)
  • John Langan, "Technicolor" (Poe)
  • Eugene Mirabelli, "Catalog" (F&SF, February)
  • Paul McAuley, "Crimes and Glory" (Subterranean, Spring)
  • Rachel Swirsky, "Eros, Philia, Agape" (, March)
  • Nir Yaniv, "A Painter, a Sheep, and a Boa Constrictor" (Shimmer 10)
  • Dominic Green, "Glister" (Interzone, August)
  • Damien Broderick, "The Qualia Engine" (Asimov's, August)
  • Catherynne M. Valente, "The Radiant Car Thy Sparrows Drew" (Clarkesworld, August)
  • R. Garcia y Robertson, "Wife-Stealing Time" (Asimov's, October-November)
  • Nancy Kress, "Images of Anna" (Fantasy Magazine, September 14)
  • Sarah Monette and Elizabeth Bear, "Mongoose" (Lovecraft Unbound)
  • Margo Lanagan, "Living Curiosities" (Sideshow)
  • Toiya Kristen Finlay, "The Death of Sugar Daddy" (Electric Velocipede, Spring)
  • Kelly Link, "Secret Identity" (Geektastic)
  • Genevieve Valentine, "Bespoke" (Strange Horizons, July 27)
  • John Kessel, "Events Preceding the Helvetican Renaissance" (The New Space Opera 2)

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isbn: 9781607012184
booktype: Trade Paperback
pagecount: 544
pubdate: 2010-06-01
size: 6" X 9"