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April 2007

What’s New · GalaxyCon · Science Fiction: The Literary Universe

the cover of Best of the Best

American Science Fiction and the Cold War: Literature and Film
David Seed
Using works such as Star Wars, Dr Stangelove and Fahrenheit 451, David Seed explores the effects of Cold War politics and circumstances on science fiction narrative.

The Best of the Best. Volume 2, 20 Years of the Best Short Science Fiction Novels
Gardner Dozois, Editor
Gardner Dozois, editor of an essential resource for SF fans, The Year’s Best Science Fiction, has compiled this volume as the ultimate anthology of science fiction novellas.

the cover of The Klingon Hamlet

The Klingon Hamlet: the Restored Klingon Version
William Shakespeare
Restored to the original Klingon by Nick Nicholas and Andrew Strader
The complete text of the classic drama in Klingon with an English translation on facing pages. “You have not experienced Shakespeare, until you have read him in the original Klingon.”—Chancellor Gorkon, Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country

Science Fiction
Adam Roberts
Adam Roberts provides a concise history of science fiction while describing key concepts in SF criticism and theory. He also examines interactions between science fiction and science fact.

the cover of The Solaris Book of New Science Fiction

The Solaris Book of New Science Fiction
George Mann, Editor
Brand new and hot off the press: 16 short stories by some of today’s most popular science fiction writers.

Inside Outer Space: Science Fiction Professionals Look at their Craft
Sharon Jarvis, Editor
Ten essays by SF writers and publishers reveal their deepest thoughts about various aspects of the literature they clearly love.