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Widely acclaimed because the benchmark annual anthology for technological know-how fiction lovers, The immense e-book of top New SF is now in its twenty second profitable yr. Best SF 22 contains over dozen wonderful new items from the world's most sensible writers of technology fiction.
This assortment encompasses each element of the style: delicate, difficult, cyberpunk, cyber noir, anthropological, army, and experience. As ever, an advantage additional is an insightful evaluate of the year's most sensible books and an in depth checklist of urged interpreting. Gardner Dozois is the world's prime SF anthologist, and has received the Hugo Award for top Editor fifteen instances.
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