Galactic Games – edited by Bryan Thomas Schmidt

"Galactic Games" edited by Bryan Thomas Schmidt.

“Galactic Games” edited by Bryan Thomas Schmidt.


Title: Galactic Games
Editor(s): Bryan Thomas Schmidt
Cover Artist: Domic Harman
Language: English
Publisher: Baen Books
Published: June 2016
ISBN-10: 1476781583
ISBN-13: 9781476781587
Contents:
   “With Fones” by Todd McCaffrey
   “Little Games” by Mercedes Lackey
   “Regulation” by Seanan McGuire
   “Earth, Corner Pocket” by Lezli Robyn
   “The Great Kladnar Race” by Randall Garrett and Robert Silverberg
   “Advantages” by Louise Marley
   “Louisville Slugger” by Jack C. Haldeman II
   “For the Sake of the Game” by Gray Rinehart
   “Shooter Ready” by Larry Correia
   “Minor Hockey Gods of Barstow Station” by Beth Cato
   “Pompoms and Circumstance” by Esther M. Friesner
   “The Olympian” by Mike Resnick
   “Petra and the Blue Goo” by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
   “Green Moss River” by David Farland
   “The On-Deck Circle” by Gene Wolfe
   “Stress Cracks” by Anthony R. Cardno
   “Run to Starlight” by George R.R. Martin
   “Mars Court Rules” by Brad R. Torgersen
   “Last Shot, First Shot” by Dean Wesley Smith
   “The Great Ignorant Race” by Robert Reed

Dangerous Women – edited by George R.R. Martin and Gardner Dozois

"Dangerous Women" edited by George RR Martin and Gardner Dozois.

“Dangerous Women” edited by George RR Martin and Gardner Dozois.


Title: Dangerous Women
Author: Megan Abbot, Joe Abercrombie, Lawrence Block, Jim Butcher, Pat Cadigan, Diana Gabaldon, Lev Grossman, Cecelia Holland, Sherrilyn Kenyon, Nancy Kress, Joe R. Lansdale, Megan Lindholm, George R.R. Martin, Sharon Kay Penman, Diana Rowland, Brandon Sanderson, Melinda Snodgrass, Caroline Spector, S.M. Stirling, Sam Sykes, Carrie Vaughn,
Editor(s): Gardner Dozois, George R.R. Martin
Language: English
Publisher: Tor Books
Published: December 2013
ISBN-10: 076533206X
ISBN-13: 9780765332066
Contents:
   “Introduction” by Gardner Dozois
   “Some Desperado” by Joe Abercrombie
   “My Heart is Either Broken” by Megan Abbott
   “Nora’s Song” by Cecelia Holland
   “The Hands That Are Not There” by Melinda Snodgrass
   “Bombshells” by Jim Butcher
   “Raisa Stepanova” by Carrie Vaughn
   “Wrestling Jesus” by Joe R. Lansdale
   “Neighbors” by Megan Lindholm
   “I Know How to Pick ‘Em” by Lawrence Block
   “Shadows for Silence in the Forests of Hell” (Threnody) by Brandon Sanderson
   “A Queen in Exile” by Sharon Kay Penman
   “The Girl in the Mirror” by Lev Grossman
   “Second Arabesque, Very Slowly” by Nancy Kress
   “City Lazarus” by Diana Rowland
   “Virgins” by Diana Gabaldon
   “Hell Hath No Fury” by Sherrilyn Kenyon
   “Pronouncing Doom” by S.M. Stirling
   “Name the Beast” by Samuel Sykes
   “Caretakers” by Pat Cadigan
   “Lies My Mother Told Me” by Caroline Spector
   “The Princess and the Queen, or, The Blacks and the Greens” by George R.R. Martin

In Space No One Can Hear You Scream – edited by Hank Davis

"In Space No One Can Hear You Scream" edited by Hank Davis.

“In Space No One Can Hear You Scream” edited by Hank Davis.


Title: In Space No One Can Hear You Scream
Author(s): Neal Asher, Elizabeth Bear, Arthur C. Clarke, Tony Daniel, Hank Davis, Paul Ernst, Sarah A. Hoyt, George R.R. Martin, Sarah Monette, Peter Phillips, James H. Schmitz, Robert Sheckley, Clark Ashton Smith, Theodore Sturgeon
Editor(s): Hank Davis
Cover Artist: Bob Eggleton
Language: English
Publisher: Baen Books
Published: October 2013
ISBN-10: 1451639414
ISBN-13: 9781451639414
Contents:
   “Introduction: It’s Dark Between the Stars” by Hank Davis
   “A Walk in the Dark” by Arthur C. Clarke
   “Frog Water” by Tony Daniel
   “Lost Memory” by Peter Phillips
   “Dragons” by Sarah A. Hoyt
   “The Last Weapon” by Robert Sheckley
   “Mongoose” by Elizabeth Bear and Sarah Monette
   “Medusa” by Theodore Sturgeon
   “The Searcher” by James H. Schmitz
   “The Rhine’s World Incident” by Neal Asher
   “‘Nothing Happens on the Moon'” by Paul Ernst
   “Visiting Shadow” by Hank Davis
   “The God of the Asteroid” by Clark Ashton Smith
   “Sandkings” by George R.R. Martin

Federations – edited by John Joseph Adams

"Federations" edited by John Joseph Adams.

“Federations” edited by John Joseph Adams.


Title: Federations
Author(s): Kevin J. Anderson, Doug Beason, K. Tempest Bradford, Lois McMaster Bujold, Orson Scott Card, Alan Dean Foster, James Alan Gardner, S.L. Gilbow, George Guthridge, Trent Hergenrader, Yoon Ha Lee, Georgina Li, George R.R. Martin, Anne McCaffrey, L.E. Modesitt Jr., Alastair Reynolds, Mary Rosenblum, Robert J. Sawyer, Robert Silverberg, Allen Steele, Jeremiah Tolbert, Harry Turtledove, Catherynne M. Valente, Genevieve Valentine, John C. Wright
Editor(s): John Joseph Adams
Cover Artist: Serjoe
Language: English
Publisher: Prime Books
Published: May 2009
ISBN-10: 1607012014
ISBN-13: 9781607012016
Notes:
Contents:
   “Mazer in Prison” (Ender Universe) by Orson Scott Card
   “Carthago Delenda Est” by Genevieve Valentine
   “Life-Suspension” by L.E. Modesitt Jr.
   “Terra-Exulta” by S.L. Gilbow
   “Aftermaths” (Vorkosigan Saga) by Lois McMaster Bujold
   “Someone Is Stealing the Great Throne Rooms of the Galaxy” by Harry Turtledove
   “Prisons” by Kevin J. Anderson and Doug Beason
   “Different Day” by K. Tempest Bradford
   “Twilight of the Gods” by John C. Wright
   “Warship” by George R.R. Martin and George Guthridge
   “Swanwatch” by Yoon Ha Lee
   “Spirey and the Queen” by Alastair Reynolds
   “Pardon Our Conquest” by Alan Dean Foster
   “Symbiont” by Robert Silverberg
   “The Ship Who Returned” (Brain Ship) by Anne McCaffrey
   “My She” by Mary Rosenblum
   “The Shoulders of Giants” by Robert J. Sawyer
   “The Culture Archivist” by Jeremiah Tolbert
   “The Other Side of Jordan” (Coyote Universe) by Allen Steele
   “Like They Always Been Free” by Georgina Li
   “Eskhara” by Trent Hergenrader
   “The One with the Interstellar Group Consciousnesses” by James Alan Gardner
   “Golubash, or Wine-Blood-War-Elegy” by Catherynne M. Valente

The Jack Vance Treasury edited by Terry Dowling and Jonathan Strahan

"The Jack Vance Treasury" edited by Terry Dowling and Jonathan Strahan.

“The Jack Vance Treasury” edited by Terry Dowling and Jonathan Strahan.


Title: The Jack Vance Treasury
Author: Jack Vance, George R.R. Martin, Terry Dowling, Jonathan Strahan
Editor(s): Terry Dowling, Jonathan Strahan
Cover Artist: Gnemo
Language: English
Publisher: Subterranean Press
Published: January 2007
ISBN-10: 1596060778
ISBN-13: 9781596060777
Notes: All by Vance unless otherwise noted.
Contents:
   “Preface”
   “Jack Vance: An Appreciation” by George R.R. Martin
   “Introduction: Fruit from the Tree of Life” by Terry Dowling and Jonathan Strahan
   “The Dragon Masters”
   “Liane the Wayfarer” (Dying Earth)
   “Sail 25”
   “The Gift of Gab”
   “The Miracle Workers”
   “Guyal of Sfere” (Dying Earth)
   “Noise”
   “The Kokod Warriors” (Magnus Ridolph)
   “The Overworld” (Dying Earth)
   “The Men Return”
   “The Sorcerer Pharesm” (Dying Earth)
   “The New Prime”
   “The Secret”
   “The Moon Moth”
   “The Bagful of Dreams” (Dying Earth)
   “The Mitr”
   “Morreion” (Dying Earth)
   “The Last Castle”
   “Biographical Sketch & Other Facts”

Masterpieces – The Best Science Fiction of the Twentieth Century – edited by Orson Scott Card

"Masterpieces - The Best Science Fiction of the Twentieth Century" edited by Orson Scott Card.

“Masterpieces – The Best Science Fiction of the Twentieth Century” edited by Orson Scott Card.


Title: Masterpieces: The Best Science Fiction of the Twentieth Century
Author(s): Brian W. Aldiss, Poul Anderson, Isaac Asimov, Lloyd Biggle Jr., Terry Bisson, James Blish, Ray Bradbury, C.J. Cherryh, Arthur C. Clarke, John Crowley, George Alec Effinger, Harlan Ellison, Karen Joy Fowler, William Gibson, Lisa Goldstein, Edmond Hamilton, Robert A. Heinlein, James Patrick Kelly, John Kessel, R.A. Lafferty, Ursula K. Le Guin, George R.R. Martin, Larry Niven, Frederik Pohl, Robert Silverberg, Theodore Sturgeon, Michael Swanwick, Harry Turtledove
Editor(s): Orson Scott Card
Cover Artist: Pyrographx
Language: English
Publisher: Ace Books
Published: March 2004
ISBN-10: 0441011330
ISBN-13: 9780441011339
Contents:
   “Call Me Joe” by Poul Anderson
   “‘All You Zombies—'” by Robert A. Heinlein
   “Tunesmith” by Lloyd Biggle, Jr.
   “A Saucer of Loneliness” by Theodore Sturgeon
   “Robot Dreams” by Isaac Asimov
   “Devolution” by Edmond Hamilton
   “The Nine Billion Names of God” by Arthur C. Clarke
   “A Work of Art” by James Blish
   “Dark They Were, and Golden-Eyed” by Ray Bradbury
   “‘Repent, Harlequin!’ Said the Ticktockman” by Harlan Ellison
   “Eurema’s Dam” by R.A. Lafferty
   “Passengers” by Robert Silverberg
   “The Tunnel Under the World” by Frederik Pohl
   “Who Can Replace a Man?” by Brian W. Aldiss
   “The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas” by Ursula K. Le Guin
   “Inconstant Moon” by Larry Niven
   “Sandkings” by George R.R. Martin
   “The Road Not Taken” by Harry Turtledove
   “Dogfight” by Michael Swanwick and William Gibson
   “Face Value” by Karen Joy Fowler
   “Pots” by C.J. Cherryh
   “Snow” by John Crowley
   “Rat” by James Patrick Kelly
   “Bears Discover Fire” by Terry Bisson
   “A Clean Escape” by John Kessel
   “Tourists” by Lisa Goldstein
   “One” by George Alec Effinger

Meditations on Middle-Earth – edited by Karen Haber

"Meditations on Middle-Earth" edited by Karen Haber.

“Meditations on Middle-Earth” edited by Karen Haber.


Title: Meditations on Middle-Earth
Author(s): Douglas A. Anderson, Poul Anderson, Orson Scott Card, Charles de Lint, Diane Duane, Raymond E. Feist, Esther M. Friesner, Lisa Goldstein, Greg Hildebrandt, Tim Hildebrandt, Robin Hobb, Glenn Hurdling, Ursula K. Le Guin, George R.R. Martin, Terry Pratchett, Michael Swanwick, Harry Turtledove, Terri Windling
Editor(s): Karen Haber
Cover Artist: John Howe
Interior Artist(s): John Howe
Language: English
Publisher: St. Martin’s Press
Published: November 2001
ISBN-10: 0312275366
ISBN-13: 9780312275365
Notes: These are all essays about Middle-Earth, with one interview.
Contents:
   “Preface: The Beat Goes On” by Karen Haber
   “Introduction” by George R.R. Martin
   “Our Grandfather: Meditations on J.R.R. Tolkien” by Raymond E. Feist
   “Awakening the Elves” by Poul Anderson
   “A Changeling Returns” by Michael Swanwick
   “If You Give a Girl a Hobbit” by Esther M. Friesner
   “The Ring and I” by Harry Turtledove
   “Cult Classic” by Terry Pratchett
   “A Bar and a Quest” by Robin Hobb
   “Rhythmic Pattern in the Lord of the Rings” by Ursula K. Le Guin
   “The Longest Sunday” by Diane Duane
   “Tolkien After All These Years” by Douglas A. Anderson
   “How Tolkien Means” by Orson Scott Card
   “The Tale Goes Ever On” by Charles de Lint
   “The Mythmaker” by Lisa Goldstein
   “‘The Radical Distinction…’: A Conversation with Tim and Greg Hildebrandt” interview of Tim and Greg Hildebrandt by Glenn Hurdling
   “On Tolkien and Fairy-Stories” by Terri Windling