The New Space Opera

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The New Space Opera
Author Edited by Gardner Dozois and Jonathan Strahan
Country United States
Language English
Genre Science fiction anthology
Publisher Eos
Publication date
Media type Print (Paperback)
Pages 515 pp
ISBN 978-0-06-084675-6
OCLC 171049854
813/.0876608 22
LC Class PS648.S3 N47 2007

The New Space Opera (2007, ISBN 978-0-06-084675-6) is a science fiction anthology edited by Gardner Dozois and Jonathan Strahan. It was published in 2007, and includes all original stories selected to represent the genre of space opera. It includes a five-page introduction, plus a brief introduction to each of the stories, and a dedication to Jack Dann. The front and back covers include endorsements by Orson Scott Card, Charles Stross, Joe Haldeman, Vernor Vinge, and Greg Bear. Ten out of the eighteen stories in the book were selected for the Locus recommended reading list for 2007. [1]

The anthology was followed with the The New Space Opera 2 (2009).