The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three

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

Title↥ Author/Editor Year Citations
"26 Monkeys, Also the Abyss" Kij Johnson 2008
Hugo finalist - story
Nebula finalist - story
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
2010The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy: 2009 edited by Rich Horton
2012Locus All Centuries Poll
2018ISFDB All Time Short Stories
"The Art of Alchemy" Ted Kosmatka 2008
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
2010The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy: 2009 edited by Rich Horton
"Beyond the Sea Gates of the Scholar Pirates of Sarskoe" Garth Nix 2008
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
"Crystal Nights" Greg Egan 2008
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
2009The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"The Doom of Love in Small Spaces" Ken Scholes 2008
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
"The Dust Assassin" Ian McDonald 2008
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
"Evidence of Love in a Case of Abandonment: One Daughter's Personal Account" M. Rickert 2008
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
"Exhalation" Ted Chiang 2008
Hugo winner - story
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
2009Year's Best SF 14 edited by David G. Hartwell and Kathryn Cramer
2010The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction edited by Evans et al
2012Locus All Centuries Poll
2018Sci-Fi Lists Top 200 - story
2018ISFDB All Time Short Stories
"Five Thrillers" Robert Reed 2008
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
2009The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Fixing Hanover" Jeff VanderMeer 2008
2009Year's Best SF 14 edited by David G. Hartwell and Kathryn Cramer
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
2010The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy: 2009 edited by Rich Horton
"From Babel's Fall'n Glory We Fled" Michael Swanwick 2008
Sturgeon finalist
Hugo finalist - story
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
2009The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"The Gambler" Paolo Bacigalupi 2008
Sturgeon finalist
Hugo finalist - story
Nebula finalist - story
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
2009The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
2013Twenty-First Century Science Fiction edited by David G. Hartwell and Patrick Nielsen Hayden
"Goblin Music" Joan Aiken 2008
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
"His Master's Voice" Hannu Rajaniemi 2008
Sturgeon finalist
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
2009The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
2013Twenty-First Century Science Fiction edited by David G. Hartwell and Patrick Nielsen Hayden
"If Angels Fight" Richard Bowes 2008
Nebula finalist - story
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
2010The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy: 2009 edited by Rich Horton
"Machine Maid" Margo Lanagan 2008
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
"The Magician's House" Meghan McCarron 2008
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
2010The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy: 2009 edited by Rich Horton
"Marry the Sun" Rachel Swirsky 2008
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
"New York Times at Special Bargain Rates" Stephen King 2008
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
"Pretty Monsters" Kelly Link 2008
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
"Pride and Prometheus" John Kessel 2008
Nebula winner - story
Hugo finalist - story
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
2018ISFDB All Time Short Stories
"Shoggoths in Bloom" Elizabeth Bear 2008
Hugo winner - story
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
2010The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy: 2009 edited by Rich Horton
"The Small Door" Holly Phillips 2008
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
2010The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy: 2009 edited by Rich Horton
"Special Economics" Maureen F. McHugh 2008
Sturgeon finalist
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
2009The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"The Thought War" Paul J. McAuley 2008
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
"Turing's Apples" Stephen Baxter 2008
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
2009The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Uncle Chaim and Aunt Rifke and the Angel" Peter S. Beagle 2008
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
"Virgin" Holly Black 2008
2009The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Three edited by Jonathan Strahan
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