Shine: An Anthology of Optimistic SF

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Solaris, Mar 30, 2010 - Fiction - 464 pages
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Some of the world’s most talented SF writers collected to throw light on a brighter future.

Shine: a collection of gems that throw light on a brighter future. Some of the world’s most talented SF writers (including Alastair Reynolds, Kay Keyon and Jason Stoddard) show how things can change for the better. From gritty polyannas to workable futures, from hard-fought progress to a better tomorrow; heart-warming and mind-expanding stories that will (re-) awaken the optimist in you!

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User Review  - kd9 - LibraryThing

If these are optimistic futures, I would rather live in a Peter Hamilton Dystrophy. Every story starts with the grimmest of visions; drastic weather, starvation, unemployment, and despair. And ends up ... Read full review

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User Review  - hewhocutsdown - LibraryThing

Really enjoyed: * Overhead by Jason Stoddard * Twittering The Stars by Mari Ness * Castoff World by Kay Kenyon These were pretty good as well: * The Earth Of Yunhe by Eric Gregory * The Grenman ... Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Jetse de Vries has been writing SF since 1999 and had his first story published in 2003. He’s been part of the editorial team for renowned SF magazine. Shine is his first anthology.

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