Solaris Rising: The New Solaris Book of Science Fiction

By Laurie Tom

Solaris Rising is the 1st in a thrilling new sequence of anthologies which are set to reaffirm Solaris’s proud attractiveness for generating prime quality technology fiction.

Solaris emerging is the 1st in a thrilling new sequence of anthologies which are set to reaffirm Solaris’s proud recognition for generating top of the range technological know-how fiction.

The publication will characteristic all unique brief tales from many best-selling authors reminiscent of Peter F. Hamilton, Alastair Reynolds, Stephen Baxter, Paul di Filippo, Adam Roberts, Lavie Tidhar, Ian Watson, Ken MacLeod, Mike Resnick, Tricia Sullivan, Eric Brown, Steve Rasnic Tem in addition to different most sensible identify authors; tales sure to shock, thrill and pleasure, demonstrating why technological know-how fiction continues to be the main leading edge, fulfilling, and downright fascinating style of all.

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