Short Fiction Watch: YEAR’S BEST SF


Various-YearsBestSF32-BlogIn this latest instalment of Short Fiction Watch, we wanted to draw your attention to the latest¬†YEAR’S BEST SCIENCE FICTION anthology, due to be published by St. Martin’s Griffin¬†on July 7th, 2015. Three of our clients’ work is featured:

  • Ian McDonald‘s THE FIFTH DRAGON (originally in the REACH FOR INFINITY anthology)
  • Aliette de Bodard‘s THE DAYS OF THE WAR, AS RED AS BLOOD, AS DARK AS BILE (originally published on Subterranean Online)
  • Lavie Tidhar‘s VLADIMIR CHONG CHOOSES TO DIE (originally published by Analog)

A full Table of Contents of the anthology can be found here. It is edited by Gardner Dozois.

Ian McDonald is the critically-acclaimed, best-selling author of multiple award-winning science fiction novels. His latest novel, LUNA: NEW MOON, is due to be published later this year by Gollancz in the UK and Tor Books in the US. (Check back tomorrow for full details.) A selection of Ian McDonald’s earlier novels have been published as eBooks by Open Road Media.

Aliette de Bodard is the multi-award winning and nominated author of novellas and short stories. She is also the author of the critically-acclaimed Obsidian & Blood trilogy (Angry Robot Books); and the hotly-anticipated upcoming THE HOUSE OF SHATTERED WINGS, due to be published by Gollancz in the UK and Roc Books in the US.

Lavie Tidhar is the World Fantasy Award-winning author of OSAMA; the critically-acclaimed THE VIOLENT CENTURY (published by Hodder in the UK and Thomas Dunne Books in the US); and most recently the Jerwood Fiction Uncovered Prize-winning A MAN LIES DREAMING (also published by Hodder in the UK).