First Quarterly Review, 2014
Editors’ Choices: issues 555-565
Everything in green is a link.
Essays & Memoirs
The Quarter’s Best Issues
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Selections are listed in alphabetical order by author.
Multiple titles are listed in chronological order.
Dana Beehr, Ambry Silverstrings...
David Brookes, Jason’s Solution
David Cleden, Going by the Book
Richard A. Conine, Lonely Planet
Diana Corbitt, Night Games
Nathan Elberg, Dancing With Whiskey Jack
Matt Fleming, Pearl’s Last Ride
Sean Gill, Gasping for Air
Martin Hill Ortiz, I Walked With a Vambie
D. Keramitas, How I Met My Stalker
Bill Kowaleski, The Vanishing Hairdresser
Don Liddick, Mewly Bob
Morris Marshall A Moment of Silence
Michael Siciliano, Inalienable Right
John W. Steele, The Phantom Lover
LaVerne Zocco, Dolores Metcalf, Comforter
The Order of the Hot Potato
And now, since “Bewildering” Stories is a friend of the unconventional, here are the 12 most controversial works of the quarter, the ones on which the Review Editors’ opinions diverged significantly for one reason or another.
The titles are listed in descending order with the most controversial first. Seven of the titles appear among the Editors’ Choices. Challenge to the readers: why might these titles be on the list?
Coronal Mass Ejections
The Hottest-Potato Issues of the Quarter
As a special treat, Bewildering Stories links to the most controversial issues of the quarter, all those that ran an above-average temperature.
The Order of Merit
Here are links to the top winners, the most highly rated works in each genre represented by more than one title in this Quarterly Review. The categories are listed according to their normal order in the Readers’ Guide.
In keeping with Bewildering Stories’ astronomical motif, the winners are indicated by the names of space telescopes. The most highly rated title in the quarter is indicated by the name of an arm of the Galaxy.
The Perseus Arm
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