Solaris Rising 2: The New Solaris Book of Science Fiction

Following the highly good got first assortment, Solaris emerging 2 brings much more best-selling and leading edge SF authors jointly for an additional extraodrinary quantity of ground-breaking stories.

Having re-affirmed Solaris’s proud attractiveness for generating top of the range technological know-how fiction antologies within the first quantity, Solaris emerging 2 is the subsequent assortment during this fascinating sequence. that includes tales by way of Allan Steele, Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Kim Lakin-Smith, Paul Cornell, Eugie Foster, Nick Harkaway, Nancy Kress, Kay Kenyon, James Lovegrove, Robert Reed, Mercurio D. Rivera, Norman Spinrad, Adrian Tchaikovsky, Liz Williams, Vandana Singh, Martin Sketchley, and extra. those tales are certain to shock, thrill and enjoyment, and keep our project to illustrate why technology fiction continues to be the main exiting, different and encouraging of all fiction genres. In Solaris emerging we confirmed either the standard and diversity that smooth technological know-how fiction can produce. In Solaris emerging 2, we will be taking that a lot, a lot extra.

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