New Dreams for Old

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Pyr, Jun 1, 2006 - Fiction - 419 pages
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This collection of science fiction and fantasy stories shows the depth and range that has not only made Resnick a popular seller, but also placed him fourth on the all-time award list of all science fiction writers living and dead.

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I've always thought of Mike Resnick as a great editor and a so-so writer. Anthologies he's edited have usually been wonderful but the inevitable story by him that was included was generally the ... Read full review

New Dreams for Old

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From a simply told tale of lifelong devotion as only a robot can interpret the term ("Robots Don't Cry") to an uproariously funny take on the story of the missing tribes of Israel ("Kemosabe"), the 20 ... Read full review


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Mike Resnick was born on March 5, 1942. He sold his first article in 1957, his first short story in 1959, and his first book in 1962. He attended the University of Chicago from1959 through 1961. Resnick began writing stories under various pseudonyms and churned out more than 200 novels, 300 short stories and 2,000 articles, from1964 through1976. He edited 7 different tabloid newspapers and a pair of men's magazines, as well. Beginning with Shaggy B.E.M. Stories in 1988, Resnick has also become an anthology editor, and was nominated for a Best Editor Hugo in 1994 and 1995. His list of anthologies in print and in press totals more than 20. Since 1989, he has won four Hugo Awards, a Nebula Award, and has been nominated for 19 Hugos, eight Nebulas, a Clarke (British), and five Seiun-shos (Japanese). He has also won 10 Homer Awards, an Alexander Award, a Golden Pagoda Award, the Seiun Award (Japanese), a Hayakawa SF Award (Japanese), a Locus Award, an Ignotus Award (Spanish), a Futura Award (Croatian), the Tour Eiffel Award (French), the Prix Ozone (French), two Sfinks Awards and a Fantastyka Award (both Polish), and has topped the S. F. Chronicle Poll six times and the Asimov's Readers Poll twice.

DAVID BRIN has written or contributed to a dozen works of fiction and science fiction, has a Ph.D in astrophysics, and has been a professor and a NASA consultant.NANCY KRESS is the author of fourteen books of fantasy and science fiction, including both novels and short-story collections.

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