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Starlight 2

3.68 of 5 stars 3.68  ·  rating details  ·  22 ratings  ·  4 reviews
Since its debut in 1996, Starlight has been recognized as the leading SF and Fantasy original anthology series in the world. Stories from Starlight have won the Nebula Award, the Theodore Sturgeon Award, and the Tiptree Award, and have been repeatedly honored by all of the field's "best of the year" collections. In Starlight 2, award-winning editor Patrick Nielsen Hayden o ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published October 5th 1999 by Tor Books (first published 1998)
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I'm a sucker for sci-fi anthologies. Enough short stories to provide some variety, sometimes leading to finding a new and interesting author. But this one was just too uneven. Only Ursula K Le Guin's translation of the Argentinian Angelica Gorodischer's short [non sci-fi:] story really grabbed my attention. The rest of the stories didn't resonate with me at all. Maybe Patrick Nielsen Hayden and I simply have wildly differing opinions on the state of modern-day sci-fi? Doesn't give me much hope t ...more
Stuart Lutzenhiser
A collection of very nice short stories. Although from about 15 years ago, which is too bad since I've already read the best short story - Mrs. Mabb by Suzanna Clarke. Another strong story is "Death of the Duke".
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Patrick James Nielsen Hayden, often abbreviated as PNH, is an American science fiction editor, fan, fanzine publisher, essayist, reviewer, anthologist, teacher and blogger. He is a World Fantasy Award and Hugo Award winner (with nine nominations for the latter award), and is a Senior Editor and the Manager of Science Fiction at Tor Books. He changed his last name to "Nielsen Hayden" on his marriag ...more
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