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November 6, 2013

Buy my book
Posted by Patrick at 05:48 AM * 12 comments

Just FYI, the North American hardcover and ebook editions of my and David Hartwell’s massive anthology Twenty-First Century Science Fiction went on sale yesterday. (The UK edition, from Constable & Robinson, will be published on November 21.) To quote the starred Kirkus review: “Grab this book. Whether newcomer or old hand, the reader will not be disappointed.”

Also available as of yesterday: Some of the Best from, 2013 edition,’s third annual free-as-in-free-beer e-book presenting a selection of the stories published on our site during the previous year.

Comments on Buy my book:
#1 ::: Sean Sakamoto ::: (view all by) ::: November 06, 2013, 09:33 AM:

Boughterated! On kindle. Can't wait to read!

Congrats on the io9 mention!

#2 ::: Michael Weholt ::: (view all by) ::: November 06, 2013, 09:57 AM:

Boughtsified. In my Nook App. Looking forward to it!

#3 ::: Ginger ::: (view all by) ::: November 06, 2013, 10:13 AM:

Boughtened 2 (Electric Boogaloo, Kindle variety).

#5 ::: Jon Meltzer ::: (view all by) ::: November 06, 2013, 12:41 PM:

The Minuteman Library Network (north and west of Boston) has ordered at least ten copies.

#6 ::: Benjamin Wolfe ::: (view all by) ::: November 06, 2013, 01:52 PM:

Well, I did just get my graduate stipend for the month... just need to decide if I want the ebook or the hardcover.

#7 ::: Arkady Martine ::: (view all by) ::: November 06, 2013, 02:07 PM:

Bought! Hard copy. So I shall be eagerly anticipating the arrival of the mail.

#8 ::: Niall McAuley ::: (view all by) ::: November 06, 2013, 04:38 PM:

Bought. Well, I put it in my shopping trolley and then pushed it down the aisle very fast and let go.

Apparently it will reach the checkout in a couple of weeks.

#9 ::: Mongoose ::: (view all by) ::: November 06, 2013, 06:37 PM:

My parents asked me what I wanted for Christmas. So I said an e-reader. This will enable me to get hold of a copy, but it won't be just yet.

(I don't buy hardbacks for reasons of space; this house is already bursting with books.)

#10 ::: Fragano Ledgister ::: (view all by) ::: November 06, 2013, 07:55 PM:

I appear to have ordered it already. According to the Great South American River it should be in my hot little hands next week.

#11 ::: Nadya Duke ::: (view all by) ::: November 06, 2013, 10:47 PM:

Woot! I plan to pick it up when I'm at Powell's next week to hear Scott Lynch. I sold a bunch of books to make room for a whiteboard ("The Big Wall of Plot") in my office after Viable Paradise and have a lovely Powell's gift card to spend.

#12 ::: tykewriter: Lo, spam ::: (view all by) ::: January 21, 2014, 05:51 AM:

He bought a book. Good.

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