Gardner Dozois routinely edits the best collection of the years short SF.
As always the anthology provides readers with insight into what is happening in scientific fictional accounts on the accord of what is actual realism.
Most of the other stories in this volume were also quite good, or at least readable.
Buy this for just one story: The Clapping Hands of God. It is like reading a Bible from the future... but even better written and about holy aliens. Read morePublished 20 days ago by Val J.
Jammed chock-full of science fiction goodness, the 22nd Annual Edition of "The Year's Best Science Fiction" (2004) is exactly what any lover of science fiction will dream of. Read morePublished on September 8, 2008 by K. Sozaeva
A really solid entry in the Year's Best Science Fiction Series, resplendent with epic introduction and 'season overview'. Very consistent, this one. Read morePublished on January 25, 2008 by Blue Tyson
A collection of recent sci fi, ranging across various topics. I've always been a fan of hard sci fi, and this collection contained a number of entertaining stories. Read morePublished on August 19, 2006 by Wolftrap Veteran
Gardner Dozois routinely edits the best collection of the years short SF. If that's what you want then his is the one you buy first, all others second.Published on August 23, 2005 by E. N Ritchie
I'm ordering this now, all the past ones I've read have been very good, so I hope this lives up to the standard. Always a good selection and stimulating amount of stories. Read morePublished on July 21, 2005 by Arvin
Each year this succession of trangressional thoughts and assumptions proves that award winning performance is well deserved. Read morePublished on July 8, 2005 by Cornelius Johnson