The Resource The best American science fiction and fantasy 2016, edited and with an introduction by Karen Joy Fowler ; John Joseph Adams, series editor, (electronic resource)

The best American science fiction and fantasy 2016, edited and with an introduction by Karen Joy Fowler ; John Joseph Adams, series editor, (electronic resource)

Label
The best American science fiction and fantasy 2016
Title
The best American science fiction and fantasy 2016
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Karen Joy Fowler ; John Joseph Adams, series editor
Contributor
Editor
Writer of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Science fiction and fantasy enjoy a long literary tradition, stretching from Mary Shelley, H. G. Wells, and Jules Verne to Ray Bradbury, Ursula K. Le Guin, and William Gibson. In The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy award-winning editor John Joseph Adams delivers a diverse and vibrant collection of stories published in the previous year. Featuring writers with deep science fiction and fantasy backgrounds, along with those who are infusing traditional fiction with speculative elements, these stories uphold a longstanding tradition in both genres-looking at the world and asking, What if
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
813/.0876
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS648.S3
Literary form
short stories
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1976-
  • 1967-
  • 1979-
  • 1974-
  • 1977-
  • 1977-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fowler, Karen Joy
  • Adams, John Joseph
  • Samatar, Sofia
  • Link, Kelly
  • Johnson, Adam
  • Valente, Catherynne M.
  • Johnson, Kij
  • Huang, S. L
  • Ziemska, Liz
  • Palmer, Dexter Clarence
  • Swirsky, Rachel
  • Smith, Julian Mortimer
  • Rushdie, Salman
  • Wolven, Nick
  • Headley, Maria Dahvana
  • Bailey, Dale
  • Kaufman, Will
  • Anders, Charlie
  • Miller, Sam J
  • Dickinson, Seth
  • Singh, Vandana
  • Chiang, Ted
Series statement
Best American series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science fiction, American
  • Fantasy fiction, American
  • Short stories, American
Label
The best American science fiction and fantasy 2016, edited and with an introduction by Karen Joy Fowler ; John Joseph Adams, series editor, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Description based upon print version of record
  • "A Mariner Original."
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Front Matter; Half Title; Guest Editors of The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Introduction; SOFIA SAMATAR: Meet Me in Iram; KELLY LINK: The Game of Smash and Recovery; ADAM JOHNSON: Interesting Facts; CATHERYNNE M. VALENTE: Planet Lion; KIJ JOHNSON: The Apartment Dweller's Bestiary; The Aincolo; The Alafossi; The Begitte; The Bergdis; The Crestone; The Deliper; The Hapsod; The Hericy; The Lopi; The Louet; The Mume; The Orco; The Hooded Quilliot; The Ravock; The Gray Regia; The Sandnes Garn; The Skacel; The Smerle; The Tatamy
  • The WolleS. L. HUANG: By Degrees and Dilatory Time; LIZ ZIEMSKA: The Mushroom Queen; DEXTER PALMER: The Daydreamer by Proxy; RACHEL SWIRSKY: Tea Time; JULIAN MORTIMER SMITH: Headshot; SALMAN RUSHDIE: The Duniazat; NICK WOLVEN: No Placeholder for You, My Love; MARIA DAHVANA HEADLEY: The Thirteen Mercies; After the Flood; The History of Everything; The Punishment for Mercy; The First Coming of Nobody; The Brightest Colors, the Highest Resolution; The General and His Enemy; Justifications for Things Not Termed Torture; Those Who Love These Soldiers; The Qualities of Mercy; Things Done by Women
  • The Second and Third Comings of NobodyThings Said by Good Men; The Feeding of the Animals; A Recipe for Mercy; The Fourth Coming of Nobody; The Mercy of the Uncleaning; The Execution of Nobody; The Photographer; The Flood; DALE BAILEY: Lightning Jack's Last Ride; WILL KAUFMAN: Things You Can Buy for a Penny; CHARLIE JANE ANDERS: Rat Catcher's Yellows; 1.; 2.; 3.; 4.; 5.; SAM J. MILLER: The Heat of Us: Notes Toward an Oral History; Craig Perry, university administration employee; Ben Lazzarra, NYPD beat cop; Craig Perry, university administration employee; Ben Lazzarra, NYPD beat cop
  • Sergeant Abraham Asher, NYPD 6th Precinct police chiefShelly Bronsky, bookstore owner; Sergeant Abraham Asher, NYPD 6th Precinct police chief; Tricksie Barron, unemployed; Craig Perry, university administration employee; Annabelle Kowalski, stenographer; Ben Lazzarra, NYPD beat cop; Craig Perry, university administration employee; Ben Lazzarra, NYPD beat cop; Shelly Bronsky, bookstore owner; Sergeant Abraham Asher, NYPD 6th Precinct police chief; Ben Lazzarra, NYPD beat cop; Tyrell James, security specialist; Sergeant Abraham Asher, NYPD 6th Precinct police chief
  • Craig Perry, university administration employeeBen Lazzarra, NYPD beat cop; Craig Perry, university administration employee; Ben Lazzarra, NYPD beat cop; SETH DICKINSON: Three Bodies at Mitanni; VANDANA SINGH: Ambiguity Machines: An Examination; The First Account; The Second Account; The Third Account; TED CHIANG: The Great Silence; Back Matter; Contributors' Notes; Notable Science Fiction and Fantasy Stories of 2015; THE BEST AMERICAN SERIES; Back Cover; Spine
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (323 p.)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780544555211
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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6d7a6dd2-15c7-4bc0-99bd-eb80a21bed63
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)958545227
Label
The best American science fiction and fantasy 2016, edited and with an introduction by Karen Joy Fowler ; John Joseph Adams, series editor, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Description based upon print version of record
  • "A Mariner Original."
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Front Matter; Half Title; Guest Editors of The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Introduction; SOFIA SAMATAR: Meet Me in Iram; KELLY LINK: The Game of Smash and Recovery; ADAM JOHNSON: Interesting Facts; CATHERYNNE M. VALENTE: Planet Lion; KIJ JOHNSON: The Apartment Dweller's Bestiary; The Aincolo; The Alafossi; The Begitte; The Bergdis; The Crestone; The Deliper; The Hapsod; The Hericy; The Lopi; The Louet; The Mume; The Orco; The Hooded Quilliot; The Ravock; The Gray Regia; The Sandnes Garn; The Skacel; The Smerle; The Tatamy
  • The WolleS. L. HUANG: By Degrees and Dilatory Time; LIZ ZIEMSKA: The Mushroom Queen; DEXTER PALMER: The Daydreamer by Proxy; RACHEL SWIRSKY: Tea Time; JULIAN MORTIMER SMITH: Headshot; SALMAN RUSHDIE: The Duniazat; NICK WOLVEN: No Placeholder for You, My Love; MARIA DAHVANA HEADLEY: The Thirteen Mercies; After the Flood; The History of Everything; The Punishment for Mercy; The First Coming of Nobody; The Brightest Colors, the Highest Resolution; The General and His Enemy; Justifications for Things Not Termed Torture; Those Who Love These Soldiers; The Qualities of Mercy; Things Done by Women
  • The Second and Third Comings of NobodyThings Said by Good Men; The Feeding of the Animals; A Recipe for Mercy; The Fourth Coming of Nobody; The Mercy of the Uncleaning; The Execution of Nobody; The Photographer; The Flood; DALE BAILEY: Lightning Jack's Last Ride; WILL KAUFMAN: Things You Can Buy for a Penny; CHARLIE JANE ANDERS: Rat Catcher's Yellows; 1.; 2.; 3.; 4.; 5.; SAM J. MILLER: The Heat of Us: Notes Toward an Oral History; Craig Perry, university administration employee; Ben Lazzarra, NYPD beat cop; Craig Perry, university administration employee; Ben Lazzarra, NYPD beat cop
  • Sergeant Abraham Asher, NYPD 6th Precinct police chiefShelly Bronsky, bookstore owner; Sergeant Abraham Asher, NYPD 6th Precinct police chief; Tricksie Barron, unemployed; Craig Perry, university administration employee; Annabelle Kowalski, stenographer; Ben Lazzarra, NYPD beat cop; Craig Perry, university administration employee; Ben Lazzarra, NYPD beat cop; Shelly Bronsky, bookstore owner; Sergeant Abraham Asher, NYPD 6th Precinct police chief; Ben Lazzarra, NYPD beat cop; Tyrell James, security specialist; Sergeant Abraham Asher, NYPD 6th Precinct police chief
  • Craig Perry, university administration employeeBen Lazzarra, NYPD beat cop; Craig Perry, university administration employee; Ben Lazzarra, NYPD beat cop; SETH DICKINSON: Three Bodies at Mitanni; VANDANA SINGH: Ambiguity Machines: An Examination; The First Account; The Second Account; The Third Account; TED CHIANG: The Great Silence; Back Matter; Contributors' Notes; Notable Science Fiction and Fantasy Stories of 2015; THE BEST AMERICAN SERIES; Back Cover; Spine
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (323 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780544555211
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
6d7a6dd2-15c7-4bc0-99bd-eb80a21bed63
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)958545227

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