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Best Fiction of 2012: Science Fiction & Fantasy

  • FICTION

    RANGE OF GHOSTS

    MARCH 27, 2012

  • FICTION

    CITY OF THE LOST

    JAN. 3, 2012

SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY

CITY OF THE LOST

by Stephen Blackmoore

A head-shakingly perfect blend of zombie schlock, deadpan wit, startling profanity, desperate improvisation and inventive... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    TARNISHED KNIGHT

    OCT. 2, 2012

FICTION

TARNISHED KNIGHT

by Jack Campbell

All the more impressive for being a significant departure from previous entries. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    CALIBAN'S WAR

    JUNE 1, 2012

FICTION

CALIBAN'S WAR

by James S.A. Corey

Independently intelligible but best appreciated after volume one—and with a huge surprise twist in the last sentence. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE SCAR

    FEB. 28, 2012

SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY

THE SCAR

by Sergey Dyachenko & Marina Dyachenko

A truly spellbinding work even audiences jaded by standard U.S./U.K. fantasy will devour. Kudos to the publishers for taking... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    EXPEDITION TO THE MOUNTAINS OF THE MOON

    JAN. 24, 2012

  • FICTION

    THE KILLING MOON

    MAY 1, 2012

FICTION

THE KILLING MOON

by N.K. Jemisin

Tends toward the claustrophobic at times, but superior and fulfilling. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE CASSANDRA PROJECT

    NOV. 6, 2012

SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY

THE CASSANDRA PROJECT

by Jack McDevitt ; Mike Resnick

A top-notch, edge-of-the-seat thriller in which there are no villains, only mysteries. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE APOCALYPSE CODEX

    JULY 3, 2012

FICTION

THE APOCALYPSE CODEX

by Charles Stross

Readers familiar with Stross' dazzling science fiction should relish this change of pace and direction. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE COLDEST WAR

    JULY 17, 2012

  • FICTION

    THE HERMETIC MILLENNIA

    DEC. 24, 2012

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