Tuesday, September 11, 2007

Lou Anders (Ed)'s "Fast Forward 1: Future Fiction from the Cutting Edge": 21 stories

Here is the complete table of contents. Stories available for download are marked with "*"; follow the tag "online" for full story text.

Stories I have read are listed first, ranked on quality - best first. My rating is in brackets.

  1. * Paul Di Filippo's "Wikiworld"; download: Description of some sessions of a multi-player computer game.
  2. Robert Charles Wilson's "YFL-500": not read.
  3. Justina Robson's "The Girl Hero's Mirror Says He's Not the One": not read.
  4. Paolo Bacigalupi's "Small Offerings": not read.
  5. Robyn Hitchcock's "They Came from the Future": not read.
  6. Kage Baker's "Plotter and Shooters": not read.
  7. Tony Ballantyne's "Aristotle OS": not read.
  8. Elizabeth Bear's "The Something-Dreaming Game": not read.
  9. Stephen Baxtor's "No More Stories": not read.
  10. A M Dellamonica's "Time of the Snake": not read.
  11. Larry Niven & Brenda Cooper's "The Terror Bard": not read.
  12. Loise Marley's "p dolace": not read.
  13. Ken MacLeod's "Jesus Christ, Reanimator": not read.
  14. Mike Resnik & Nancy Kress' "Solomon's Choice": not read.
  15. Ian McDonald's "Sanjeev and Robotwallah": not read.
  16. Pamela Sargent's "A Smaller Government": not read.
  17. Mary A Turzillo's "Pride": not read.
  18. Robyn Hitchcock's "I Caught Intelligence": not read.
  19. George Zebrowski's "Settlements": not read.
  20. Gene Wolfe's "The Hour of the Sheep": not read.
  21. John Meaney's "Sideways from Now": not read.
Fact sheet.
Editor: Lou Anders
First published: 2007