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Title:
Strange days : fabulous journeys with Gardner Dozois
Author:
Dozois, Gardner R.
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Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
Framingham, MA : NESFA Press, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
540 pages ; 23 cm
Summary:
Collection of previously published stories with introductions by guest writers.
General Note:
"Strange days : fabulous journeys with Gardner Dozois is published on behalf of Millennium Philcon, the 2001 World Science Fiction Convention for the guest of honor, Gardner Dozois"--Half title.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781886778269
Format :
Book

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Gardner Dozois was born in Salem, Massachusetts on July 23, 1947. After working as an Army journalist, he became a science fiction and fantasy editor and author. He was the founding editor of The Year's Best Science Fiction anthologies and editor of Asimov's from 1984 until 2004. His work as an editor received more than 40 Hugo Awards, 40 Nebula Awards, and 30 Locus Awards. He received the Hugo Award for Best Professional Editor 15 times between 1988 and his retirement from Asimov's in 2004.

He wrote books including Strangers and short stories including The Peacemaker and Morning Child, which won the Nebula Award for Short Story in 1983 and 1984, respectively. He also collaborated with George R. R. Martin on a series of themed anthologies including Songs of the Dying Earth, Old Mars, Dangerous Women, and Rogues. In 2011, Dozois was inducted into the Science Fiction Hall of Fame. He died on May 27, 2018 at the age of 70.

(Bowker Author Biography)


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Publisher's Weekly Review

Strange Days: Fabulous Journeys with Gardner Dozois, edited by Timothy P. Szczesuil and Ann A. Broomhead, features new and previously published short stories by the veteran and beloved SF editor of Asimov's and of numerous anthologies, who is the Guest of Honor for the Millennium Philcon on Labor Day weekend. Turns out, Dozois can write, too! Introduced by different authors, including James Patrick Kelly, Connie Willis and Paul McAuley, the stories will delight SF biz devotees. (c) Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved