TOC: The Dragon and the Stars edited by Eric Choi and Derwin Mak

Editors Eric Choi and Derwin Mak have announced the table of contents for the forthcoming anthology The Dragon and the Stars, the first anthology of fantasy and science fiction stories by ethnic Chinese outside China, which will be published by DAW Books next year. The writers are from Canada, the United States, Philippines, Singapore, and Hong Kong:

  1. “The Character of the Hound” by Tony Pi (Canada)
  2. “The Fortunes of Mrs. Yu” by Charles Tan (Philippines)
  3. “Goin Down to Anglotown” by William F. Wu (U.S.A.)
  4. “The Polar Bear Carries the Mail” by Derwin Mak (Canada)
  5. “Lips of Ash” by Emery Huang (U.S.A.)
  6. “The Man on the Moon” by Crystal Gail Shangkuan Koo (Hong Kong)
  7. “Across the Sea” by Emily Mah (U.S.A.)
  8. “Mortal Clay, Stone Heart” by Eugie Foster (U.S.A.)
  9. “Dancers with Red Shoes” by Melissa Yuan-Innes (Canada)
  10. “Intelligent Truth” by Shelly Li (U.S.A.)
  11. “Bargains” by Gabriela Lee (Singapore)
  12. “Threes” by E.L. Chen (Canada)
  13. “The Son of Heaven” by Eric Choi (Canada)
  14. “Shadow City” by Susan Ee (U.S.A.)
  15. “The Water Weapon” by Brenda W. Clough (U.S.A.)
  16. “The Right to Eat Decent Food” by Urania Fung (U.S.A.)
  17. “Papa and Mama” by Wen Y Phua (Singapore)
  18. “Beidou” by Ken Liu (U.S.A.)

The books also features an Introduction by New York Times bestseller novelist Tess Gerritsen and an Afterword by Derwin Mak & Eric Choi.

See the World SF blog for story details.