The Apex Book of World SF
by Lavie Tidhar
Review by Mel Jacob
Apex Publications Paperback ISBN/ITEM#: 9780982159637
Date: 01 November 2009 List Price $18.95 Amazon US / Amazon UK / Show Article /
From official release/information:
Product Description: The world of speculative fiction is expansive; it covers more than one country, one continent, one culture. Collected here are sixteen stories penned by authors from Thailand, the Philippines, China, Israel, Pakistan, Serbia, Croatia, Malaysia, and other countries across the globe. Each one tells a tale breathtakingly vast and varied, whether caught in the ghosts of the past or entangled in a postmodern age. Among the spirits, technology, and deep recesses of the human mind, stories abound. Kites sail to the stars, technology transcends physics, and wheels cry out in the night. Memories come and go like fading echoes and a train carries its passengers through more than simple space and time. Dark and bright, beautiful and haunting, the stories herein represent speculative fiction from a sampling of the finest authors from around the world.
(Source: Apex Publications)