The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection

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

Title↧ Author/Editor Year Citations
"The Winter Market" William Gibson 1985
Hugo finalist - story
Nebula finalist - story
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
1992Modern Classics of Science Fiction edited by Gardner Dozois
2005The Best of the Best: 20 Years of the Year's Best Science Fiction edited by Gardner Dozois
2018ISFDB All Time Short Stories
"Video Star" Walter Jon Williams 1986
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Tattoos" Jack Dann 1986
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Tangents" Greg Bear 1986
Nebula winner - story
Hugo winner - story
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
1989Anthologies edited by Hartwell, Cramer, and Wolf
2018ISFDB All Time Short Stories
"Surviving" Judith Moffett 1986
Nebula finalist - story
Sturgeon winner
1987Terry Carr's Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year #16 edited by Terry Carr
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Strangers on Paradise" Damon Knight 1986
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Snake-Eyes" Tom Maddox 1986
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Sea Change" Kage Baker 1986
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Sallie C." Neal Barrett, Jr. 1986
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"R & R" Lucius Shepard 1986
Nebula winner - story
Hugo finalist - story
Gardner Dozois Recommended Short Stories
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
1987The 1987 Annual World's Best SF edited by Donald A. Wollheim and Arthur W. Saha
1999Locus All Time Poll
2012Locus All Centuries Poll
2018Sci-Fi Lists Top 200 - story
2018ISFDB All Time Short Stories
"The Pure Product" John Kessel 1986
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
1992Modern Classics of Science Fiction edited by Gardner Dozois
2005The Best of the Best: 20 Years of the Year's Best Science Fiction edited by Gardner Dozois
"The Prisoner of Chillon" James Patrick Kelly 1986
1987Terry Carr's Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year #16 edited by Terry Carr
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Pretty Boy Crossover" Pat Cadigan 1986
Sturgeon finalist
Nebula finalist - story
1987The 1987 Annual World's Best SF edited by Donald A. Wollheim and Arthur W. Saha
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
1992Modern Classics of Science Fiction edited by Gardner Dozois
2010The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction edited by Evans et al
2011Sense of Wonder: A Century of Science Fiction edited by Leigh Ronald Grossman
"Night Moves" Tim Powers 1986
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Jeff Beck" Lewis Shiner 1986
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Into Gold" Tanith Lee 1986
1987The 1987 Annual World's Best SF edited by Donald A. Wollheim and Arthur W. Saha
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Hatrack River" Orson Scott Card 1986
Hugo finalist - story
Nebula finalist - story
1987Terry Carr's Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year #16 edited by Terry Carr
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
2018ISFDB All Time Short Stories
"Grave Angels" Richard Kearns 1986
Sturgeon finalist
1987Terry Carr's Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year #16 edited by Terry Carr
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"The Gate of Ghosts" Karen Joy Fowler 1986
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Fiddling for Waterbuffaloes" S. P. Somtow 1986
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
2011Sense of Wonder: A Century of Science Fiction edited by Leigh Ronald Grossman
"Fair Game" Howard Waldrop 1986
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Down and Out in the Year 2000" Kim Stanley Robinson 1986
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Covenant of Souls" Michael Swanwick 1986
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Chance" Connie Willis 1986
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
1992Modern Classics of Science Fiction edited by Gardner Dozois
2019Piet Nel Recommended Short Stories
"The Beautiful and the Sublime" Bruce Sterling 1986
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
1989Anthologies edited by Hartwell, Cramer, and Wolf
"And So To Bed" Harry Turtledove 1986
1987Terry Carr's Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year #16 edited by Terry Carr
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Against Babylon" Robert Silverberg 1986
1987The 1987 Annual World's Best SF edited by Donald A. Wollheim and Arthur W. Saha
1987The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
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