The best American science fiction and fantasy 2017
Presents a collection of the best science fiction and fantasy short stories written during 2016.
Series:Best American series
Subjects:Fantasy fiction, American.
Science fiction, American.
Short stories, American.
Other Authors:Adams, John Joseph, 1976- editor.
Bailey, Dale, author.
Bardugo, Leigh, author.
Beagle, Peter S., author.
Bell, Helena, author.
Hill, Joseph Allen, author.
Jemisin, N. K., author.
Kim, Alice Sola, author.
Rustad, A. Merc, author.
Shawl, Nisi, author.
Tolbert, Jeremiah, 1977- author.
Urbanski, Debbie, author.
Valente, Catherynne M., 1979- author.
Valentine, Genevieve, author.
Van Eekhout, Greg, author.
Weinstein, Alexander, author.
Wolven, Nick, 1977- author.
Yoachim, Caroline M., author.
Yu, Charles, writer of introduction, editor.
Yu, E. Lily, author.
xxv, 345 pages ; 21 cm.
"A Mariner Original" -- From title page.
Includes contributor's notes and notable science fiction and fantasy stories of 2016.
Head, scales, tongue, tail / Leigh Bardugo (from Summer days and summer nights)
Teenagers from outer space / Dale Bailey (from Clarkesworld)
I've coming to marry the princess / Helena Bell (from Lightspeed magazine)
Everyone from Themis sends letters home / Genevieve Valentine (from Clarkesworld magazine)
The witch of Orion Waste and the boy knight / E. Lily Yu (from Uncanny magazine)
When they came to us / Debbie Urbanski (from The sun)
Vulcanization / Nisi Shawl (from Nightmare magazine)
Openness / Alexander Weinstein (from Beloit fiction journnal)
Not by wardrobe, tornado, or looking glass / Jeremiah Tolbert (from Lightspeed magazine)
The future is blue / Catherynne M/ Valente (from Drowned worlds)
This is not a wardrobe door / A. Merc Rustad (from Fireside magazine)
On the fringes of the fractal / Greg Van Eekhout (from 2113: stories inspired by the music of Rush)
The story of Kao Yu / Peter S. Beagle (from Tor.com)
Smear / Brian Evenson (from Conjunctions: 67, other aliens)
The city born great / N. K. Jemisin (from Tor.com)
Welcome to the medical clinic at the interplanetary relay station/Hours since the last planet's death: o / Caroline M. Yoachim (from Lightspeed magazine)
Successor, usurper, replacement / Alice Sola Kim (from Buzzfeed reader)
Caspar D. Luckinbill, what are you going to do? / Nick Wolven (from The magazine of fantasy & science fiction)
I was a teenage werewolf / Dale Bailey (from Nightmare magazine)
The Venus effect / Joseph Allen Hill (from Lightspeed magazine).Link to PAC