The New Space Opera 2, Volume 2 (Google eBook)

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HarperCollins, Jun 30, 2009 - Fiction - 560 pages
84 Reviews

Some of the most beloved names in science fiction spin all-new tales of interstellar adventure and wonder

Neal Asher
John Barnes
Cory Doctorow
John Kessel
Jay Lake
John Meaney
Elizabeth Moon
Garth Nix
Mike Resnick
Justina Robson
Kristine Kathryn Rusch
John Scalzi
Bruce Sterling
Peter Watts
Sean Williams
Tad Williams
Bill Willingham
Robert Charles Wilson
John C. Wright

  

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Quite interesting premise. - Goodreads
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VERDICT A solid introduction to the genre. - Book Verdict

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Evidently the New space opera is not much to my taste, since it seemingly involves a lot more space than opera these days (notwithstanding the last story, by Dan Simmons, which is about half ... Read full review

Review: The New Space Opera 2: All-new stories of science fiction adventure (The New Space Opera #2)

User Review  - David - Goodreads

Most of the stories are quite good, and a few are truly amazing. A few seem to end prematurely without a satisfying resolution. Read full review

Contents

IntroductIon
1
the Island Peter Watts
27
events PrecedIng the helvetIcan
63
to go Boldly Cory Doctorow
93
the lost PrIncess Man John Barnes
113
defect Kristine Kathryn Rusch
139
to raIse a MutIny BetwIxt
175
shell gaMe NealAsher
209
JoIn the navy and see
273
fearless sPace PIrates of the outer
293
froM the heart John Meaney
321
chaMeleons Elizabeth Moon
353
the tenth Muse Tad Williams
407
cracklegrackle Justina Robson
431
the tale of the WiCked John Scalzi
465
catastroPhe Baker and a cantIcle
487

PunctualIty Garth Nix
237
InevItaBle Sean Williams
245
the far end of hIstory John C Wright
501
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About the author (2009)

Gardner Dozois is a highly esteemed author and Hugo Award-winning editor of several SF anthologies and, for twenty years, Asimov's Science Fiction magazine.

Jonathan Strahan has co-edited The Year's Best Australian Science Fiction and Fantasy series of anthologies for HarperCollins Australia, co-edits the Science Fiction: The Best of . . . and Fantasy: The Best of . . . anthology series with Karen Haber for Simon & Schuster/ibooks, edits the Best Short Novels anthology series for the Doubleday Science Fiction Book Club, and co-edited The Locus Awards for Eos with Charles N. Brown. He is also the Reviews Editor for Locus: The Magazine of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Fields, and reviews for the magazine regularly. He is currently working on The New Space Opera II.

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