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Story 19 by Dan Simmons is also a mix of good and weak.
Edited by George R.R. Martin (who contributes a story as well) and Gardner Dozois, this anthology is another journey to the Dying Earth world created by Jack Vance.
Every author manages to either write in a homage to Jack Vance's style, or just write a great fantasy short story set in the "Dying Earth".
This is a collection of tribute stories based on Jack Vance's Dying Earth stories. However you do not need to read Vance's originals to understand and enjoy these. Read morePublished 3 months ago by James P. Sullivan
not to my taste.....perhaps there are lots of people who love the book....a mistake for me.....hard sci fy is my thing....Published 4 months ago by Jesus Riesco
My first experience with the Jack Vance style of fiction. I loved it and will continue to find and read all I can of his unusual perspectives of the future......or is it the past?Published 7 months ago by Arnold Shreffler
A fun read, though some stories are better than others. They stay well within the type of Fantasy that Jack Vance used to write the originals. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Dave Evans
Some fine reviews here, so I leave the details to them. I bought this book two years ago and looked at the cover often, afraid to open it and be disappointed. Read morePublished 13 months ago by William M. Freese
Some very creditable "vance" tales, the excitement and quirks but still with individual unique style of each author. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Bob Arnot
This was a tribute anthology by a group of professional sci-fi and fantasy authors, all of them fans of Jack Vance's Tales of the Dying Earth. Read morePublished 13 months ago by M. Rasheed
i found three of the stories to be very good. two were so so and the others were imho just bad. to each their own but for me this book was not what i expected it to be.Published 14 months ago by Amazon Customer