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TOC: “The Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy, 2013 Edition” edited by Rich Horton

Prime books has posted the table of contents (with the possible exception of one final entry that may be included [UPDATE: Added!] for the upcoming anthology The Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy, 2013 Edition edited by Rich Horton:

  1. “Nahiku West” by Linda Nagata (Analog)
  2. “A Murmuration of Starlings” by Joe Pitkin (Analog)
  3. “The Black Feminist’s Guide to Science Fiction Film Editing” by Sandra McDonald (Asimov’s)
  4. “The Bernoulli War” by Gord Sellar (Asimov’s)
  5. “In the House of Aryaman, a Lonely Signal Burns” by Elizabeth Bear (Asimov’s)
  6. “The Castle That Jack Built” by Emily Gilman (Beneath Ceaseless Skies)
  7. “The Governess and the Lobster” by Margaret Ronald, (Beneath Ceaseless Skies)
  8. “Sunshine” by Nina Allan (Black Static)
  9. “Scattered Along the River of Heaven” by Aliette de Bodard (Clarkesworld)
  10. “A Hundred Ghosts Parade Tonight” by Xia Jia (Clarkesworld)
  11. “Prayer” by Robert Reed (Clarkesworld)
  12. “Honey Bear” by Sofia Samatar (Clarkesworld)
  13. “The Contrary Gardener” by Christopher Rowe (Eclipse Online)
  14. “Heaven Under Earth” by Aliette de Bodard (Electric Velocipede)
  15. “Scrap Dragon” by Naomi Kritzer (F&SF)
  16. “Twenty-Two and you” by Michael Blumlein (F&SF)
  17. “One Breath, One Stroke” by Catherynne M. Valente (The Future is Japanese)
  18. “The Philosophy of Ships” by Caroline Yoachim (Interzone)
  19. “Give Her Honey When You Hear Her Scream” by Maria Dahvana Headley (Lightspeed)
  20. “The Gravedigger of Konstan Spring” by Genevieve Valentine (Lightspeed)
  21. “Arbeitskraft” by Nick Mamatas (The Mammoth Book of Steampunk)
  22. “Fireborn” by Robert Charles Wilson (Rip-Off)
  23. “Under the Eaves” by Lavie Tidhar (Robots: The New A.I.)
  24. “Four Kinds of Cargo” by Leonard Richardson (Strange Horizons)
  25. “The Keats Variation” by K. M. Ferebee Strange Horizons)
  26. “Things Greater Than Love” by Kate Bachus (Strange Horizons)
  27. “The Weight of History, The Lightness of the Future” by Jay Lake (Subterranean)
  28. “Elementals” by Ursula K. Le Guin (Tin House)
  29. “Two Houses” by Kelly Link (the Bradbury tribute anthology SHADOW SHOW)
  30. “Swift, Brutal Retaliation” by Meghan McCarron (
  31. “Uncle Flower’s Homecoming Waltz” by Marissa K. Lingen (
  32. “The Magician’s Apprentice” by Tamsyn Muir (Weird Tales)
  33. “One Day in Time City” by David Ira Cleary (Interzone)
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4 Comments on TOC: “The Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy, 2013 Edition” edited by Rich Horton

  1. Rich Horton // December 20, 2012 at 7:34 pm //

    Minor correction: Kelly Link’s “Two Houses” comes from the Bradbury tribute anthology SHADOW SHOW.

  2. Is there an expected date for publication?

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