Beyond the Rift Peter Watts
Skillfully combining complex science with finely executed prose, these edgy, award-winning tales explore the always-shifting border between the known and the alien.The beauty and peril of technology and the passion… More
After the Fall, Before the Fall, During the Fall Nancy Kress
Nebula Award winner.
In the year 2035, all that is left of humanity lives in the Shell.
No one knows why the Tesslies attacked in 2014, devastated the environment, and nearly destroyed humanity. Or why the aliens imprisoned… More
The Hotel Under the Sand Kage Baker
Nine-year-old Emma is lost at sea in a terrible storm. She awakens on a desolate island, frightened and lonely. Yet brave, quick-witted Emma will not be alone for long, as the ghost of a bellboy appears with the tragic … More
Ancient Rockets: Treasures and Train Wrecks of the Silent Screen Kage Baker et al.
From January to December of 2009, award-winning author of The Company novels Kage Baker wrote a blog series for Tor.com reviewing the first silent science fiction and fantasy movies. These 49 reviews will take you on… More
Steampunk III: Steampunk Revolution Ann VanderMeer et al.
Playfully mashing-up the romantic elegance of the Victorian era with whimsically modernized technology, the wildly-popular steampunk genre is here to stay. Now…long live the revolution! This entertaining… More
In the Company of Thieves Kage Baker et al.
The employees of Dr. Zeus Incorporated travel through (and meddle with) history in Kage Baker’s final collection of six stories of espionage, capers, and important affairs gone terribly wrong.
The Company, a powerful… More
Stable Strategies and Others Eileen Gunn et al.
This collection of tightly crafted, highly imaginative short stories employs surrealist, satirical, and fantastical devices to explore politics, class, and gender. From creatively homicidal bioengineering … More
The Sword and Sorcery Anthology David Hartwell (ed) et al.
Blood will flow, heads will roll, dragons will soar, and the dead shall rise. Journey to ancient cities ruled by sinister mages, storm-tossed seas where monsters dwell, mysterious towers full of ancient secrets and… More
The Stress of Her Regard Tim Powers
When Michael Crawford discovers his bride brutally murdered in their wedding bed, he is forced to flee. Yet it is not the revengeful townspeople he fears, but the deadly embrace of the malignant apparition claiming … More
The Bible Repairman Tim Powers
In his first new collection since 2005, the master of the secret history delves into the mysteries of souls, whether they are sacrificed on the pinnacle of Mount Parnassus or lodged in a television cable box. Featuring… More
Rewired James Patrick Kelly et al.
The revolution has been co-opted by half-assed heroes, overclocked CGI, and tricked-out sunglasses. Once radical, cyberpunk is nothing more than a brand.These sixteen extreme stories reveal a government ninja … More
Steampunk II: Steampunk Reloaded Jeff VanderMeer et al.
Gentle Readers, after the outraged letters following our first volume, I would be remiss not to warn you. The handsome tome that lies between your hands is perhaps even more shocking than its predecessor. And yet, I see… More
Wonders of the Invisible World Patricia A. McKillip
Pass through fairy tales into the magic of invisible worlds in these opulent stories by a beloved fantasy icon and author of the classic Riddlemaster trilogy. Patricia McKillip has inspired generations of dedicated… More
Super Stories of Heroes and Villains Claude Lalumière et al.
“This is by far the best superhero anthology around, and a must-read for comic book fans.” -Publishers Weekly, starred review
Introduction “The Return of the Super Story” Kim Newman “Übermensch!”… More
The Third Bear Jeff VanderMeer
Compared by critics to Borges, Nabokov, and Kafka, an inventive contemporary fantasist continues to amaze with this surreal, innovative, and absurdist gathering of award-winning short fiction. Exotic beasts and… More
Epic: Legends of Fantasy John Joseph Adams et al.
There is a sickness in the land. Prophets tell of the fall of empires, the rise of champions. Great beasts stir in vaults beneath the hills, beneath the waves. Armies mass. Gods walk. The world will be torn asunder. Epic… More