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An unabridged collection spotlighting the best space operas, alternate histories, and time travel stories published in 2020 by current and emerging masters of the science fiction genre, edited by Allan Kaster.

• "Midstrathe Exploding" by Andy Dudak -- A city that had been struck with a time bomb two hundred years ago has become a popular destination for tourists.

• "Not This Tide" by Shiela Finch -- Time travelers visit England in 1944, while it sustains V1 and V2 rocket attacks, to pass on important information.

• "Exile's End" by Carolyn Ives Gilman -- A museum curator finds herself at odds with a representative of a long-persecuted culture from another planet wanting to repatriate a painting.

• "Words We Say Instead" by Brit E. B. Hvide -- An old military smartship pilot searches for the decommissioned ship with which she had once bonded.

• "Beyond the Dragon's Gate" by Yoon Ha Lee -- The military enlists the expertise of a former academician to prevent the annihilation of their AI-controlled starship fleet.

• "Pax Mongolica" by Evan Marcroft -- In a world where the Mongol Empire reigns, an Egyptian boy meets a Polish girl at a zoo where the old gods are kept.

• "Knock, Knock Said the Ship" by Rati Mehrotra -- An indentured refugee from war-ravaged Luna, working off her debt on a spaceship, collaborates with the ship's AI to fight off pirates.

• "Father" by Ray Nayler -- In an alternate 1950s, the VA sends a robot to be a surrogate father to the son of a dead soldier.

• "Laws of Impermanence" by Kenneth Schneyer -- the text of a long lost will continually changes over time.

• "Come the Revolution" by Ian Tregillis -- In an alternate 18th Century Holland, a robot whose obedience is enforced through pain is determined to escape her makers' constraints.

• "Sinew and Steel and What They Told" by Carrie Vaughn -- A pilot, injured in an accident that should have killed him, is forced to reveal a long-held secret he's been keeping from the captain and crew of a pirate-hunting starship.

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  • Print Length: 351 Pages
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