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Table of Contents: THE BEST SCIENCE FICTION AND FANTASY OF THE YEAR, VOLUME 9 Edited by Jonathan Strahan

Jonathan Strahan has posted the table of contents for his upcoming anthology The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year Vol 9!

The best of the year’s Science Fiction and Fantasy stories as selected by the multiple award-winning editor Jonathan Strahan.

DISTANT WORLDS, TIME TRAVEL, EPIC ADVENTURE, UNSEEN WONDERS AND MUCH MORE! The best, most original and brightest science fiction and fantasy stories from around the globe from the past twelve months are brought together in one collection by multiple award-winning editor Jonathan Strahan. This highly popular series now reaches volume nine and will include stories from both the biggest names in the field and the most exciting new talents. Previous volumes have included stories from Neil Gaiman, Stephen King, Cory Doctorow, Stephen Baxter, Elizabeth Bear, Joe Abercrombie, Paolo Bacigalupi, Holly Black, Garth Nix, Jeffrey Ford, Margo Lanagan, Bruce Sterling, Adam Robets, Ellen Klages, and many many more.

Here’s the table of contents…

  1. “Tough Times All Over” by Joe Abercrombie
  2. “The Scrivener” by Eleanor Arnason
  3. “Moriabe’s Children” by Paolo Bacigalupi
  4. “Covenant” by Elizabeth Bear
  5. “Slipping” by Lauren Beukes
  6. 6. “Ten Rules for Being an Intergalactic Smuggler (The Successful Kind)” by Holly Black
  7. “Shadow Flock” by Greg Egan
  8. “The Truth About Owls” by Amal El-Mohtar
  9. “Cimmeria: From the Journal of Imaginary Anthropology” by Theodora Goss
  10. Cold Wind” by Nicola Griffith
  11. “Someday” by James Patrick Kelly
  12. “Interstate Love Song (Murder Ballad No.8)” by Caitlin R Kiernan
  13. “Mothers, Lock Up Your Daughters Because They are Terrifying” by Alice Sola Kim
  14. “Amicae Aeternum” by Ellen Klages
  15. “Calligo Lane” by Ellen Klages
  16. “The Lady and the Fox” by Kelly Link
  17. “The Long Haul From the ANNALS OF TRANSPORTATION” by The Pacific Monthly, May 2009″ by Ken Liu
  18. “The Vaporization Enthalpy of a Peculiar Pakistani Family” by Usman T Malik
  19. “Four Days of Christmas” by Tim Maughan
  20. “The Fifth Dragon” by Ian McDonald
  21. “Shay Corsham Worsted” by Garth Nix
  22. “I Met a Man Who Wasn’t There” by K. J. Parker
  23. “Kheldyu” by Karl Schroeder
  24. “Tawny Petticoats” by Michael Swanwick
  25. “Grand Jeté (The Great Leap)” by Rachel Swirsky
  26. The Insects of Love” by Genevieve Valentine
  27. “Collateral” by Peter Watts
  28. The Devil in America” by Kai Ashante Wilson

Book info as per Amazon US:

  • Series: The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year
  • Paperback: 624 pages
  • Publisher: Solaris (May 12, 2015)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1781083096
  • ISBN-13: 978-1781083093
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