2015 Contents

Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2015 contains the following content.


Science Fiction

  • The Blue Afternoon That Lasted Forever by Daniel H. Wilson
    • from Carbide Tipped Pens—Eric Choi & Ben Bova, editors
  • Each to Each by Seanan McGuire
    • from Lightspeed, Women Destroy Science Fiction! special issue—Christie Yant, editor
  • How to Get Back to the Forest by Sofia Samatar
    • from Lightspeed
  • Sleeper by Jo Walton
    • from Tor.com
  • The Empties by Jess Row
    • from The New Yorker
  • The Relive Box by T.C. Boyle
    • From The New Yorker
  • Tortoiseshell Cats are Not Refundable by Cat Rambo
    • from Clarkesworld
  • We Are the Cloud by Sam J. Miller
    • from Lightspeed
  • Windows by Susan Palwick
    • from Asimov’s
  • How to Become a Robot in 12 Easy Steps by A. Merc Rustad
    • from Scigentasy


  • A Guide to the Fruits of Hawai’i by Alaya Dawn Johnson
    • from F&SF
  • Cimmeria, from the Journal of Imaginary Anthropology by Theodora Goss
    • from Lightspeed
  • Help Me Follow My Sister into the Land of the Dead by Carmen Maria Machado
    • from HELP FUND MY ROBOT ARMY!!! and Other Improbable Crowdfunding Projects—John Joseph Adams, editor
  • How the Marquis Got His Coat Back by Neil Gaiman
    • from Rogues—George R.R. Martin & Gardner Dozois, editors
  • I Can See Right Through You by Kelly Link
    • from McSweeney’s
  • Ogres of East Africa by Sofia Samatar
    • from Long Hidden—Rose Fox & Daniel José Older, editors
  • Skullpocket by Nathan Ballingrud
    • from Nightmare Carnival—Ellen Datlow, editor
  • The Bad Graft by Karen Russell
    • from The New Yorker
  • The One They Took Before by Kelly Sandoval
    • from Shimmer
  • The Thing About Shapes To Come by Adam-Troy Castro
    • from Lightspeed