The Best of Nancy Kress

The Best of Nancy Kress

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"Nancy Kress, winner of multiple awards for her science fiction and fantasy, ranges through space and time in this stunning collection. Anne Boleyn is snatched from her time stream--with unexpected consequences for two worlds. A far-future spaceship brings religion to a planet that already harbors shocking natives. People genetically engineered to never need to sleep clash with those who do. A scientific expedition to the center of the galaxy discovers more than anyone bargained for. A woman finds that ''people like us'' does not mean what she thinks it does. Praised for both her hard SF and her complex characters, Nancy Kress brings a unique viewpoint to twenty-one stories, the best of a long and varied career that has won her five Nebulas, two Hugos, a Sturgeon, and the John W. Campbell Memorial Award"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Burton, MI : Subterranean Press, 2015
Edition: Signed, limited edition, First edition
ISBN: 9781596067219
1596067217
Branch Call Number: SF KRESS NANCY
Characteristics: 558 pages ; 24 cm

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CupertinoJay
Sep 08, 2017

finest collection of short stories i've ever read, and there have been bunches. plus just for spice a copy signed by the author. #560, of 1000, but still. and esp appreciated her trailing paragraph for each story, many of them classics in the history of sf. so, yeah, liked very much, recommended to other sf addicts.

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