The Resource Science fiction : the 101 best novels, 1985-2010, Damien Broderick & Paul Di Filippo ; with a foreword by David Pringle

Science fiction : the 101 best novels, 1985-2010, Damien Broderick & Paul Di Filippo ; with a foreword by David Pringle

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Science fiction : the 101 best novels, 1985-2010
Title
Science fiction
Title remainder
the 101 best novels, 1985-2010
Statement of responsibility
Damien Broderick & Paul Di Filippo ; with a foreword by David Pringle
Title variation
  • 101 best novels 1985-2010
  • One hundred and one best novels 1985-2010
  • One hundred one best novels 1985-2010
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Language
eng
Summary
Inspired by David Pringle's Science Fiction: The 100 Best Novels, this volume supplements the earlier selection with the present authors' choices for the best English-language science fiction novels during the past quarter century. Employing a critical slant, the book provides a discussion of the novels and the writers in the context of popular literature. Each entry features a cover image of the novel, a plot synopsis, and a mini review
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
823/.0876209
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS374.S35
LC item number
B763 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Science fiction : the 101 best novels, 1985-2010, Damien Broderick & Paul Di Filippo ; with a foreword by David Pringle
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Science fiction : the 101 best novels, 1985-2010, Damien Broderick & Paul Di Filippo ; with a foreword by David Pringle
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The handmaid's tale / Margaret Atwood -- Ender's game / Orson Scott Card -- Radio Free Albemuth / Philip K. Dick -- Always coming home / Ursula K. Le Guin -- This is the way the world ends / James Morrow -- Galápagos / Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. -- The falling woman / Pat Murphy -- The shore of women / Pamela Sargent -- A door into ocean / Joan Slonczewski -- Soldiers of paradise [Starbridge chronicles] / Paul Park -- Life during wartime / Lucius Shepard -- The sea and summer / George Turner -- Cyteen / C.J. Cherryh -- Neverness / David Zindell -- The steerswoman / Rosemary Kirstein -- Grass / Sheri S. Tepper -- Use of weapons / Iain M. Banks -- Queen of angels / Greg Bear -- Barrayar / Lois McMaster Bujold -- Synners / Pat Cadigan -- Sarah Canary / Karen Joy Fowler -- White queen [The Aleutian trilogy] / Gwyneth Jones -- Eternal light [Four hundred billion stars trilogy / Paul McAuley -- Stations of the tide / Michael Swanwick -- Timelike infinity [Xeelee sequence] / Stephen Baxter -- Dead girls [Dead girls trilogy] / Richard Calder -- Jumper / Steven Gould -- China Mountain Zhang / Maureen McHugh -- Red Mars [Mars trilogy] / Kim Stanley Robinson -- A fire upon the deep [Zones of thought] / Vernor Vinge -- Aristoi / Walter Jon Williams -- Doomsday book / Connie Willis -- Parable of the sower / Octavia Butler -- Ammonite / Nicola Griffith -- Chimera / Mary Rosenblum -- Nightside the long sun [The book of the long sun] / Gene Wolfe -- Brittle innings / Michael Bishop -- Permutation City / Greg Egan -- Blood [Second ether trilogy] / Michael Moorcock -- Mother of storms / John Barnes -- Sailing bright eternity [Galactic center saga] / Gregory Benford -- Galatea 2.2 / Richard Powers -- The diamond age / Neal Stephenson -- The transmigration of souls / William Barton -- The fortunate fall / Raphael Carter -- The sparrow / Children of God / Mary Doria Russell -- Holy fire / Bruce Sterling -- Night lamp / Jack Vance -- In the garden of Iden [The company] / Kage Baker -- Forever peace / Joe Haldeman -- Glimmering / Elizabeth Hand
  • As she climbed across the table / Jonathan Lethem -- The Cassini division [Fall revolution] / Ken McLeod -- Bloom / Wil McCarthy -- Vast / Linda Nagata -- The golden globe / John Varley -- Headlong / Simon Ings -- Cave of stars / George Zebrowski -- Genesis / Poul Anderson -- Super-Cannes / J.G. Ballard -- Under the skin / Michael Faber -- Perdido Street station / China Miéville -- Distance haze / Jamil Nasir -- Revelation Space trilogy / Alastair Reynolds -- Salt / Adam Roberts -- Ventus / Karl Schroeder -- The Cassandra complex [Emortality sequence] / Brian Stableford -- Light / M. John Harrison -- Altered carbon / Richard Morgan -- The separation / Christopher Priest -- The golden age / John C. Wright -- The time traveler's wife / Audrey Niffenegger -- Natural history / Justina Robson -- The labyrinth key / Spears of God / Howard Hendrix -- River of gods / Ian McDonald -- The plot against America / Philip Roth -- Never let me go / Kazuo Ishiguro -- The house of storms / Ian R. McCleod -- Counting heads / David Marusek -- Air (or, have not have) / Geoff Ryman -- Accelerando / Charles Stross -- Spin / Robert Charles Wilson -- My dirty little book of stolen time / Liz Jensen -- The road / Cormac McCarthy -- Temeraire / His majesty's dragon [Temeraire sequence] / Naomi Novik -- Blindsight / Peter Watts -- HARM / Brian Aldiss -- The Yiddish policemen's union / Michael Chabon -- The secret city / Carol Emshwiller -- In war time / Kathleen Ann Goonan -- Postsingular / Rudy Rucker -- Shadow of the scorpion / Neal Asher -- The hunger games trilogy / Suzanne Collins -- Little brother / Cory Doctorow -- The alchemy of stone / Ekaterina Sedia -- The windup girl / Paolo Bacigalupi -- Steal across the sky / Nancy Kress -- Boneshaker / Cherie Priest -- Zoo City / Lauren Beukes -- Zero history / William Gibson -- The quantum thief / Hannu Rajaniemi
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22 cm
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9781933065397
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)757473569

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