The Starry Rift

The Starry Rift

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by Jonathan Strahan
     
 

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Truly successful science fiction does two things: it gives a credible glimpse into the future while entertaining the reader. With this in mind, noted anthologist Jonathan Strahan asked sixteen of today's most inventive, compelling writers to look past the horizon of the present day. From spaceships, to suburbia, simulated gaming worlds, dealing with cloning,

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Truly successful science fiction does two things: it gives a credible glimpse into the future while entertaining the reader. With this in mind, noted anthologist Jonathan Strahan asked sixteen of today's most inventive, compelling writers to look past the horizon of the present day. From spaceships, to suburbia, simulated gaming worlds, dealing with cloning, battle tactics, or corporate politics, the stories of The Starry Rift will give every reader something to consider.

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A superb, generously proportioned selection of new Young Adult SF stories from an exceptional list of the masters of short fiction . . . This is surely a contender for anthology of the year. —Nick Gevers, Locus

Quality stories by authors at the height of their craft make this anthology a must-have. —School Library Journal, starred review

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780142414385
Publisher:
Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date:
07/30/2009
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
544
Product dimensions:
5.52(w) x 8.22(h) x 1.38(d)
Age Range:
12 Years

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A superb, generously proportioned selection of new Young Adult SF stories from an exceptional list of the masters of short fiction . . . This is surely a contender for anthology of the year. ùNick Gevers, Locus

Quality stories by authors at the height of their craft make this anthology a must-have. ùSchool Library Journal, starred review

Meet the Author

Jonathan Strahan is the reviews editor for Locus magazine. He lives in Perth, Australia.

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