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The Year’s Best Science Fiction, Thirty Second Annual Collection

Year's Best SFVery happy to announce that my novelette “The Rider”, originally published in F&SF, reappears this week in the latest annual issue of The Year’s Best SF, edited by Gardner Dozois.

Here is the full list of content:

  • The Fifth Dragon, Ian McDonald (Reach for Infinity)
  • The Rider, Jérôme Cigut (F&SF)
  • The Days of the War, as Red as Blood, as Dark as Bile, Aliette de Bodard (Subterranean Online)
  • The Burial of Sir John Mawe at Cassini, Chaz Brenchley (Subterranean Online)
  • The Regular, Ken Liu (Upgraded)
  • The Woman from the Ocean, Karl Bunker (Asimov’s)
  • Shooting the Apocalypse, Paolo Bachigalupi (The End Is Nigh)
  • Weather, Susan Palwick (Clarkesworld)
  • The Hand Is Quicker, Elizabeth Bear (The Book of Robert Silverberg)
  • The Man Who Sold the Moon, Cory Doctorow (Hieroglyph)
  • Vladimir Chong Chooses To Die, Lavie Tidhar (Analog)
  • Beside the Damned River, D.J. Cockburn (Interzone)
  • The Colonel, Peter Watts (
  • Entanglement, Vandana Singh (Hieroglyph)
  • White Curtain, Pavel Amnuel (F&SF)
  • Slipping, Lauren Beukes (Twelve Tomorrows)
  • Passage of Earth, Michael Swanwick (Clarkesworld)
  • Amicae Aeternum, Ellen Klages (Reach for Infinity)
  • In Babelsberg, Alastair Reynolds (Reach for Infinity)
  • Sadness, Timons Esaias (Analog)
  • West to East, Jay Lake (Subterranean Online)
  • Grand Jeté (The Great Leap), Rachel Swirsky (Subterranean Online)
  • Covenent, Elizabeth Bear (Hieroglyph)
  • Jubilee, Karl Schroeder (
  • Los Pirates del Mar de Plastico (Pirates of the Plastic Ocean), Paul Graham Raven (Twelve Tomorrorws)
  • Red Light, and Rain, Gareth L. Powell (Solaris Rising 3)
  • Coma Kings, Jessica Barber (Lightspeed)
  • The Prodigal Son, Allen M. Steele (Asimov’s)
  • God Decay, Rich Larson (Upgraded)
  • Blood Wedding, Robert Reed (Asimov’s)
  • The Long Haul, from the Annals of Transportation, The Pacific Monthly, May 2009, Ken Liu (Clarkesworld)
  • Shadow Flock, Greg Egan (Coming Soon Enough)
  • Thing and Sick, Adam Roberts (Solaris Rising 3)
  • Communion, Mary Anne Mohanraj (Clarkesworld)
  • Someday, James Patrick Kelly (Asimov’s)
  • Yesterday’s Kin, Nancy Kress (Tachyon)