THE YEAR'S BEST SCIENCE FICTION: Twenty-sixth (26th) Annual Collection.
Edition: First printing, a trade paperback, issued simultaneously with hardcover.
New York: St Martin's, (2009.). SIGNED first edition - Thick book - on the cover it says more than 300,000 words of fantastic fiction. Includes stories by Alastair Reynolds, Michael Swanwick, Robert Reed, Elizabeth Bear, Stephen Baxter, Paolo Bacigalupi, Darryl Gregory, Nancy Kress and others, as well as a summary of the year and a recommended reading list. SIGNED by SIX authors at their stories: Elizabeth Bear, Sarah Monette, Karl Schroeder, Ted Kosmatka, Darryl Gregory, and Paolo Bacigalupi at his story "The Gambler." xlviii, 639 pp. ISBN: 9780312551056.
Condition: Good condition overall in glossy illustrated wrappers (curling to the edges of the rear cover, some crinkling to several pages at the back of the book)