The Year’s Best Science Fiction, Volume 1 by Jonathan Strahan (Editor)

The Year’s Best Science Fiction, Volume 1 by Jonathan Strahan (Editor)

English | 2020 | Science Fiction

The definitive guide and a must-have collection of the best short science fiction and speculative fiction of 2019, showcasing brilliant talent and examining the cultural moment we live in, compiled by award-winning editor Jonathan Strahan.

With short works from some of the most lauded science fiction authors, as well as rising stars, this collection displays the top talent and the cutting-edge cultural moments that affect our lives, dreams, and stories. The list of authors is truly star-studded, including New York Times bestseller Ted Chiang (author of the short story that inspired the movie Arrival), N. K. Jemisin, Charlie Jane Anders, and many more incredible talents.

An assemblage of future classics, this anthology is a must-read for anyone who enjoys the vast and exciting world of science fiction.

The Bookstore at the End of America by Charlie Jane Anders
The Galactic Tourist Industrial Complex by Tobias S. Buckell
Kali_Na by Indrapramit Das
Song of the Birds by Saleem Haddad
The Painter of Trees by Suzanne Palmer
The Last Voyage of ‘Skidbladnir’ by Karin Tidbeck
Sturdy Lanterns and Ladders by Malka Older
It’s 2059, and the Rich Kids Are Still Winning by Ted Chiang
Contagion’s Eve at the House Noctambulous by Rich Larson
Submarines by Han Song
As the Last I May Know by S. L. Huang
A Catalog of Storms by Fran Wilde
The Robots of Eden by Anil Menon
Now Wait for This Week by Alice Sola Kim
Cyclopterus by Peter Watts
Dune Song by Suyi Davies Okungbowa
The Work of Wolves by Tegan Moore
Soft Edges by Elizabeth Bear
Emergency Skin by N. K. Jemisin
Thoughts and Prayers by Ken Liu
At the Fall by Alec Nevala-Lee
Reunion by Vandana Singh
Secret Stories of Doors by Sofia Rhei
This Is Not the Way Home by Greg Egan
What the Dead Man Said by Chinelo Onwualu
I (28M) created a deepfake girlfriend and now my parents think we’re getting married by Fonda Lee
The Archronology of Love by Caroline M. Yoachim