The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection

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

Title↥ Author/Editor Year Citations
"Distances" Kathe Koja 1988
1989The Orbit Science Fiction Yearbook Two edited by David S. Garnett
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Do Ya, Do Ya, Wanna Dance?" Howard Waldrop 1988
Sturgeon finalist
Hugo finalist - story
Nebula finalist - story
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
2018ISFDB All Time Short Stories
"The Dragon Line" Michael Swanwick 1988
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Dying in Hull" David Alexander Smith 1988
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Emissary" Stephen Kraus 1988
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Famous Monsters" Kim Newman 1988
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"The Girl Who Loved Animals" Bruce McAllister 1988
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Glacier" Kim Stanley Robinson 1988
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
2007Asimov's Science Fiction: 30th Anniversary Anthology edited by Sheila Williams
"The Growth of the House of Usher" Brian Stableford 1988
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"The Hob" Judith Moffett 1988
Nebula finalist - story
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Home Front" James Patrick Kelly 1988
1989The Orbit Science Fiction Yearbook Two edited by David S. Garnett
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"House of Bones" Robert Silverberg 1988
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"In Memoriam" Nancy Kress 1988
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"It Was the Heat" Pat Cadigan 1988
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Kirinyaga" Mike Resnick 1988
Nebula finalist - story
Hugo winner - story
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
1993The Norton Book of Science Fiction edited by Le Guin and Attebery
1999Locus All Time Poll
2005The Best of the Best: 20 Years of the Year's Best Science Fiction edited by Gardner Dozois
2011Science Fiction: Stories and Contexts edited by Heather Masri
"The Last Article" Harry Turtledove 1988
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"The Last of the Winnebagos" Connie Willis 1988
Nebula winner - story
Gardner Dozois Recommended Short Stories
Hugo winner - story
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
1999Locus All Time Poll
2012Locus All Centuries Poll
2018Sci-Fi Lists Top 200 - story
2018ISFDB All Time Short Stories
2019Rich Horton Recommended Short Stories
"Love in Vain" Lewis Shiner 1988
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"The Man Who Loved the Vampire Lady" Brian Stableford 1988
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Mrs. Shummel Exits a Winner" John Kessel 1988
Sturgeon finalist
Nebula finalist - story
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Our Neural Chernobyl" Bruce Sterling 1988
Hugo finalist - story
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Peaches for Mad Molly" Steven Gould 1988
Hugo finalist - story
Nebula finalist - story
1989The 1989 Annual World's Best SF edited by Donald A. Wollheim and Arthur W. Saha
1989The Orbit Science Fiction Yearbook Two edited by David S. Garnett
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Sanctuary" Alan Dean Foster 1988
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"The Scalehunter's Beautiful Daughter" Lucius Shepard 1988
Hugo finalist - story
Nebula finalist - story
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
2004The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Science Fiction and Fantasy edited by Brown & Strahan
2018ISFDB All Time Short Stories
"Schrödinger's Kitten" George Alec Effinger 1988
Nebula winner - story
Hugo winner - story
Sturgeon winner
1989The 1989 Annual World's Best SF edited by Donald A. Wollheim and Arthur W. Saha
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
2018ISFDB All Time Short Stories
"Skin Deep" Kristine Kathryn Rusch 1988
1989The 1989 Annual World's Best SF edited by Donald A. Wollheim and Arthur W. Saha
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
"Stable Strategies for Middle Management" Eileen Gunn 1988
Hugo finalist - story
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
1993The Norton Book of Science Fiction edited by Le Guin and Attebery
2005The Best of the Best: 20 Years of the Year's Best Science Fiction edited by Gardner Dozois
"Surfacing" Walter Jon Williams 1988
Hugo finalist - story
Nebula finalist - story
1989The Year's Best Science Fiction: Sixth Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois
2007The Best of the Best Volume 2: 20 Years of the Best Short Science Fiction Novels edited by Gardner Dozois
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