World's Best Science Fiction: 1967

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World's Best Science Fiction: 1967
Worlds Best Science Fiction 1967 cover.jpg
Cover of first edition, 1967
Author edited by Donald A. Wollheim and Terry Carr
Cover artist Jack Gaughan
Country United States
Language English
Series World's Best Science Fiction
Genre Science fiction short stories
Publisher Ace Books
Publication date
1967
Media type Print (paperback)
Pages 285 pp.
Preceded by World's Best Science Fiction: 1966
Followed by World's Best Science Fiction: 1968

World's Best Science Fiction: 1967 is an anthology of science fiction short stories edited by Donald A. Wollheim and Terry Carr, the third volume in a series of seven. It was first published in paperback by Ace Books in 1967. It was reprinted by the same publisher in 1970 under the alternate title World's Best Science Fiction: Third Series.

The book collects twelve novellas, novelettes and short stories by various science fiction authors, with an introduction by the editors. The stories were previously published in 1966 in the magazines The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, Analog Science Fiction -> Science Fact; New Worlds, If, Rogue, and Analog Science Fact -> Science Fiction.

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Awards[edit]

"We Can Remember It for You Wholesale" made the first ballot of the 1966 Nebula Award for Best Short Story.

"Light of Other Days" was nominated for the 1966 Nebula Award for Best Short Story and the 1967 Hugo Award for Best Short Story.

"The Keys to December" was nominated for the 1967 Nebula Award for Best Novelette.

"Behold the Man" won the 1967 Nebula Award for Best Novella.

"For a Breath I Tarry" made the first ballot of the 1966 Nebula Award for Best Novelette and was nominated for the 1967 Hugo Award for Best Novelette.

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