The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories

Titles in bold are on the Classics of Science Fiction Short Stories v2 list.

Title↥ Author/Editor Year Citations
"As Easy as A.B.C." Rudyard Kipling 1912
1977The Road to Science Fiction edited by James Gunn
1989Anthologies edited by Hartwell, Cramer, and Wolf
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
"The Ballad of Lost C'Mell" Cordwainer Smith 1962
1973The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Volume Two A edited by Ben Bova
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
1992The Great SF Stories 24 (1962) edited by Isaac Asimov and Martin H. Greenberg
2012Locus All Centuries Poll
2018Sci-Fi Lists Top 200 - story
"Billennium" J. G. Ballard 1961
1966Best SF Six edited by Edmund Crispin
1978Anthologies edited by Warrick, Greenberg, and Olander
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
"Burning Chrome" William Gibson 1982
Nebula finalist - story
1983The Best Science Fiction of the Year #12 edited by Terry Carr
1989Anthologies edited by Hartwell, Cramer, and Wolf
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
1999Locus All Time Poll
2000The Prentice Hall Anthology of Science Fiction and Fantasy edited by Garyn G. Roberts
2010The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction edited by Evans et al
2011Science Fiction: Stories and Contexts edited by Heather Masri
2012Locus All Centuries Poll
2018Sci-Fi Lists Top 200 - story
"Cloak of Anarchy" Larry Niven 1972
1973Best Science Fiction Stories of the Year, Second Annual Collection edited by Lester del Rey
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
"A Criminal Act" Harry Harrison 1967
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
"Crucifixus Etiam" Walter M. Miller, Jr. 1953
1954The Best Science-Fiction Stories: 1954 edited by Everett F. Bleiler and T. E. Dikty
1986The Great SF Stories 15 (1953) edited by Isaac Asimov and Martin H. Greenberg
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
2019Piet Nel Recommended Short Stories
"Desertion" Clifford D. Simak 1944
1950Big Book of Science Fiction edited by Groff Conklin
1977The Road to Science Fiction edited by James Gunn
1981The Great SF Stories 6 (1944) edited by Isaac Asimov and Martin H. Greenberg
1983Science Fiction: A Historical Anthology edited by Eric S. Rabkin
1989Anthologies edited by Hartwell, Cramer, and Wolf
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
2010The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction edited by Evans et al
2016The Big Book of Science Fiction edited by Ann and Jeff VanderMeer
2018Sci-Fi Lists Top 200 - story
"Finis" Frank L. Pollock 1906
1968Science Fiction by Gaslight: A History of Science Fiction in Popular Magazines, 1891—1911 edited by Sam Moskowitz
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
"How Beautiful with Banners" James Blish 1966
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
1993The Norton Book of Science Fiction edited by Le Guin and Attebery
"How the Whip Came Back" Gene Wolfe 1970
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
2019Rich Horton Recommended Short Stories
"Karl and the Ogre" Paul J. McAuley 1988
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
"The Land Ironclads" H. G. Wells 1903
1968Science Fiction by Gaslight: A History of Science Fiction in Popular Magazines, 1891—1911 edited by Sam Moskowitz
1989Anthologies edited by Hartwell, Cramer, and Wolf
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
"A Martian Odyssey" Stanley G. Weinbaum 1934
1943The Pocket Book of Science-Fiction edited by Donald A. Wollheim
1970The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Volume One edited by Robert Silverberg
1977The Road to Science Fiction edited by James Gunn
1978Anthologies edited by Warrick, Greenberg, and Olander
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
1999Locus All Time Poll
2000The Prentice Hall Anthology of Science Fiction and Fantasy edited by Garyn G. Roberts
2010The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction edited by Evans et al
2011Science Fiction: Stories and Contexts edited by Heather Masri
2011Sense of Wonder: A Century of Science Fiction edited by Leigh Ronald Grossman
2012Locus All Centuries Poll
2016The Big Book of Science Fiction edited by Ann and Jeff VanderMeer
2018Sci-Fi Lists Top 200 - story
2018ISFDB Most Viewed Short Stories
"The Metal Man" Jack Williamson 1928
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
2011Sense of Wonder: A Century of Science Fiction edited by Leigh Ronald Grossman
"The Monster" A. E. van Vogt 1948
1983The Great SF Stories 10 (1948) edited by Isaac Asimov and Martin H. Greenberg
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
"Night" John W. Campbell, Jr. 1935
1965Modern Masterpieces of Science Fiction edited by Sam Moskowitz
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
"Piecework" David Brin 1990
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
"The Piper's Son" Henry KuttnerC. L. Moore 1945
Hugo finalist - story
1946The Best of Science Fiction edited by Groff Conklin
1982The Great SF Stories 7 (1945) edited by Isaac Asimov and Martin H. Greenberg
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
"Problems of Creativeness" Thomas M. Disch 1967
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
"The Screwfly Solution" James Tiptree, Jr. 1977
Nebula winner - story
Hugo finalist - story
1978Best Science Fiction Stories of the Year: Seventh Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
1978The 1978 Annual World's Best SF edited by Donald A. Wollheim and Arthur W. Saha
1978The Best Science Fiction of the Year #7 edited by Terry Carr
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
1999Locus All Time Poll
2012Locus All Centuries Poll
2018Sci-Fi Lists Top 200 - story
2018ISFDB Most Viewed Short Stories
"Second Dawn" Arthur C. Clarke 1951
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
"The Second Night of Summer" James H. Schmitz 1950
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
"Semley's Necklace" Ursula K. Le Guin 1964
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
"Silicon Muse" Hilbert Schenck 1984
Hugo finalist - story
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
"Swarm" Bruce Sterling 1982
Hugo finalist - story
Nebula finalist - story
1973The Penguin Science Fiction Omnibus (1974) / A Science Fiction Omnibus (2007)
1983The Best Science Fiction of the Year #12 edited by Terry Carr
1983The 1983 Annual World's Best SF edited by Donald A. Wollheim and Arthur W. Saha
1989Anthologies edited by Hartwell, Cramer, and Wolf
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
2012Locus All Centuries Poll
2016The Big Book of Science Fiction edited by Ann and Jeff VanderMeer
2018Sci-Fi Lists Top 200 - story
"A Thing of Beauty" Norman Spinrad 1973
Nebula finalist - story
1974Best Science Fiction Stories of the Year: Third Annual Collection edited by Lester del Rey
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
"The Tunnel Under the World" Frederik Pohl 1955
1973The Penguin Science Fiction Omnibus (1974) / A Science Fiction Omnibus (2007)
1988The Great SF Stories 17 (1955) edited by Isaac Asimov and Martin H. Greenberg
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
2001Masterpieces edited by Orson Scott Card
2018ISFDB Most Viewed Short Stories
2018Sci-Fi Lists Top 200 - story
"The Way of Cross and Dragon" George R. R. Martin 1979
Nebula finalist - story
Hugo winner - story
1980The 1980 Annual World's Best SF edited by Donald A. Wollheim and Arthur W. Saha
1980Best Science Fiction Stories of the Year: Ninth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
1999Locus All Time Poll
2004The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Science Fiction and Fantasy edited by Brown & Strahan
2018Sci-Fi Lists Top 200 - story
"Who Can Replace a Man?" Brian W. Aldiss 1958
1962A Century of Science Fiction edited by Damon Knight
1963Best SF Five edited by Edmund Crispin
1977The Road to Science Fiction edited by James Gunn
1992The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories edited by Tom Shippey
2001Masterpieces edited by Orson Scott Card
2018ISFDB Most Viewed Short Stories
2019Piet Nel Recommended Short Stories
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