cover image Hard SF Renaissance

Hard SF Renaissance

. Tor Books, $39.95 (960pp) ISBN 978-0-312-87635-7

The Hard SF Renaissance, a hefty story anthology edited by David G. Hartwell and Kathryn Cramer, showcases such talents as Paul McAuley, Greg Egan, Ted Chiang and Vernor Vinge, who have returned to SF's roots in emphasizing science and technology. The editors supply an astute introduction surveying recent trends in the genre.