The Big Book of Science Fiction

Written By Ann VanderMeer
The Big Book of Science Fiction
  • Publsiher : Vintage
  • Release : 01 December 2021
  • ISBN : 1101910097
  • Pages : 1178 pages
  • Rating : 3.5/5 from 3 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Big Book of Science Fiction written by Ann VanderMeer which was release on 01 December 2021, this book published by Vintage. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: "What if life was neverending? What if you could change your body to adapt to an alien ecology? What if the pope were a robot? Spanning galaxies and millennia, this must-have anthology showcases classic contributions from H. G. Wells, Arthur C. Clarke, Octavia E. Butler, and Kurt Vonnegut, alongside a century of the eccentrics, rebels, and visionaries who have inspired generations of readers. Within its pages, you'll find beloved worlds of space opera, hard SF, cyberpunk, the New Wave, and more. Learn about the secret history of science fiction, from titans of literature who also wrote SF to less well-known authors from more than twenty-five countries, some never before translated into English. In The Big Book of Science Fiction, literary power couple Ann and Jeff VanderMeer transport readers from Mars to Mechanopolis, planet Earth to parts unknown. Immerse yourself in the genre that predicted electric cars, space tourism, and smartphones. Sit back, buckle up, and dial in the coordinates, as this stellar anthology has got worlds within worlds"--Back cover.

The Big Book of Science Fiction

The Big Book of Science Fiction
  • Author : Ann VanderMeer,Jeff VanderMeer
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Total pages : 1178
  • ISBN : 1101910097
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Summary : "What if life was neverending? What if you could change your body to adapt to an alien ecology? What if the pope were a robot? Spanning galaxies and millennia, this must-have anthology showcases classic contributions from H. G. Wells, Arthur C. Clarke, Octavia E. Butler, and Kurt Vonnegut, alongside a ...

The Big Book of Science Fiction Ten Classic Science Fiction Short Stories

The Big Book of Science Fiction  Ten Classic Science Fiction Short Stories
  • Author : Susan Hart
  • Publisher : Lulu Press, Inc
  • Release Date : 2016-03-11
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1101910097
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Summary : The Pied Piper of Spring - A galactic tinkerer is called to a small settlement. Two Idiots From Earth - A government official finds two supposed spies at a bar. Raymond The Automatic House - A survivor in a post-apocalyptic world stumbles across an automatic house. The Fate Of Humanity ...

Big Book of Science Fiction

Big Book of Science Fiction
  • Author : Groff Conklin
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1950
  • Total pages : 545
  • ISBN : 1101910097
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The Big Book of Science Fiction

The Big Book of Science Fiction
  • Author : Jeff VanderMeer,Ann Vandermeer
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2016-07-12
  • Total pages : 1216
  • ISBN : 1101910097
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Summary : Quite possibly the GREATEST science-fiction collection of ALL TIME—past, present, and FUTURE! What if life was never-ending? What if you could change your body to adapt to an alien ecology? What if the Pope was a robot? Spanning galaxies and millennia, this must-have anthology showcases classic contributions from H....

The Big Book of Noir

The Big Book of Noir
  • Author : Lee Server,Edward Gorman
  • Publisher : Carroll & Graf Pub
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 386
  • ISBN : 1101910097
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Summary : A compendium of articles and interviews about film noir and its spin-offs--novels, TV and radio shows, and comic books--pays homage to the leading actors and writers of the genre and includes an essay by Stephen King. Original. 20,000 first printing....

The Baen Big Book of Monsters

The Baen Big Book of Monsters
  • Author : Hank Davis
  • Publisher : Baen
  • Release Date : 2014-10-07
  • Total pages : 496
  • ISBN : 1101910097
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Summary : Trade Paperback Halloween-themed BIG MONSTER anthology. Featuring a mix of classic science fiction reprints and original stories all filled with: REALLY BIG MONSTERS! Includes legends such as Arthur C. Clark, H.P. Lovecraft, Robert Bloch, David Drake and more, as well as Baen regulars New York Times best seller Larry ...

The Big Book of Science Fiction

The Big Book of Science Fiction
  • Author : Groff Conklin
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1957
  • Total pages : 176
  • ISBN : 1101910097
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The Big Book of Ready To Go Writing Lessons

The Big Book of Ready To Go Writing Lessons
  • Author : Marcia Miller,Martin Lee
  • Publisher : Scholastic Inc.
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 128
  • ISBN : 1101910097
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Summary : Help students gain writing confidence with this comprehensive collection of easy, super-engaging lessons that invite them to describe a dream, write a mystery story, create a movie review, compose a business letter, and so many more! Everything you need is here: Complete how-to's, quick mini-lessons, pre-writing graphic organizers, and reproducible ...

The Big Book of Modern Fantasy

The Big Book of Modern Fantasy
  • Author : Ann Vandermeer,Jeff VanderMeer
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2020-07-21
  • Total pages : 864
  • ISBN : 1101910097
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Summary : WORLD FANTASY AWARD WINNER • A true horde of fantasy tales sure to delight fans, scholars, and even the greediest of dragons—from bestselling authors Ann and Jeff VanderMeer Step through a shimmering portal ... a worn wardrobe door ... a schism in sky ... into a bold new age of fantasy. When worlds ...

The Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction

The Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction
  • Author : Edward James,Farah Mendlesohn
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2003-11-20
  • Total pages : 295
  • ISBN : 1101910097
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Science Fiction and the Dismal Science

Science Fiction and the Dismal Science
  • Author : Gary Westfahl,,Gregory Benford
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2019-11-18
  • Total pages : 298
  • ISBN : 1101910097
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Summary : Despite the growing importance of economics in our lives, literary scholars have long been reluctant to consider economic issues as they examine key texts. This volume seeks to fill one of these conspicuous gaps in the critical literature by focusing on various connections between science fiction and economics, with some ...

Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature

Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature
  • Author : R. Reginald,Douglas Menville,Mary A. Burgess
  • Publisher : Wildside Press LLC
  • Release Date : 2010-09
  • Total pages : 800
  • ISBN : 1101910097
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Summary : Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature, A Checklist, 1700-1974, Volume one of Two, contains an Author Index, Title Index, Series Index, Awards Index, and the Ace and Belmont Doubles Index....

Big Book of Best Short Stories Specials Science Fiction

Big Book of Best Short Stories   Specials   Science Fiction
  • Author : Abraham Merritt,Edgar Rice Burroughs,H. G. Wells,Fitz James O'Brien,Stanley G. Weinbaum,August Nemo
  • Publisher : Tacet Books
  • Release Date : 2020-04-04
  • Total pages : 650
  • ISBN : 1101910097
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Summary : This book contains 25 short stories from 5 classic, prize-winning and noteworthy authors. The stories were carefully selected by the critic August Nemo, in a collection that will please the literature lovers.The theme of this edition is: Science Fiction. For more exciting titles, be sure to check out our 7 Best Short ...

The Rise and Fall of American Science Fiction from the 1920s to the 1960s

The Rise and Fall of American Science Fiction  from the 1920s to the 1960s
  • Author : Gary Westfahl
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2019-10-04
  • Total pages : 311
  • ISBN : 1101910097
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Summary :  By examining important aspects of science fiction in the twentieth century, this book explains how the genre evolved to its current state. Close critical attention is given to topics including the art that has accompanied science fiction, the subgenres of space opera and hard science fiction, the rise of SF ...

The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2020

The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2020
  • Author : Diana Gabaldon,John Joseph Adams
  • Publisher : Mariner Books
  • Release Date : 2020-10-06
  • Total pages : 432
  • ISBN : 1101910097
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Summary : "Featuring guest-editor contributions by the author of the Outlander series, a latest annual edition compiles top-selected short works of science fiction and fantasy from the year 2019."--Provided by publisher....