Distant Early Warnings
Canada's Best Science FictionEdited by Robert J Sawyer ISBN 9780889954380 Binding Trade Paper Publisher Red Deer Press Inc Publication Date June 29, 2009 Size 142 x 216 mm
The 21st Century Belongs to Canada
On a per capita basis, Canada has more world-class science-fiction writers than any country on Earth. Collected here are the best recent works by Hugo Award winners Spider Robinson, Robert J. Sawyer, and Robert Charles Wilson, Hugo nominees Paddy Forde, James Alan Gardner, Nalo Hopkinson, and Peter Watts, and Aurora Award winners Julie E. Czerneda and Karl Schroeder - 14 advance reports of wonders and dangers yet to come.
Robert J. Sawyer is the public face of Canadian science fiction." - Quill & Quire
Robert J. Sawyer - called "the Dean of Canadian Science Fiction" by the Ottawa Citizen and "Canada's answer to Michael Crichton" by the Montreal Gazette - has published 18 novels, including the Hugo Award-winning Hominids, the Nebula Award-winning The Terminal Experiment , and the John W. Campbell Memorial Award-winning Mindscan.
The following is the list of contributing authors with links to a brief bio on the author:
- Julie E. Czerneda,
James Alan Gardner,
Robert J. Sawyer,
Peter Watts, and
Robert Charles Wilson,
plus the poetry of Carolyn Clink.