New tales of genetic engineering and its impact on tomorrow…

Long before there was Dolly the sheep, there were brilliant science fiction authors speculating on the power and potential, the temptations and the terrors, of cloning. Join them as they explore the ideas, the implications, and the thrilling dramatic possibilities in this collection of nine stories by Ursula K. LeGuin, Joe Haldeman, John Varley, Greg Egan, Damon Knight, Ian R. MacLeod, Kate Wilhelm, Pamela Sargent, and Charles Sheffield.

“The Extra” by Greg Egan
“The Phantom of Kansas” by John Varley
“Nine Lives” by Ursula K. Le Guin
“Past Magic” by Ian R. MacLeod
“Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang” by Kate Wilhelm
“Out of Copyright” by Charles Sheffield
“Mary” by Damon Knight
“Clone Sister” by Pamela Sargent
“Blood Sisters” by Joe Haldeman

Cover Art by Ron Miller

This is a work of fiction. All the characters and events portrayed in this book are fictional, and any resemblance to real people or incidents is purely coincidental.

First printing, April 1998

Printed in the United States of America

eISBN: 978-1-62579-140-5

Copyright 2013 by Gardner Dozois and Jack Dann

All rights reserved, including the right to reproduce this book or portions thereof in any form.

Electronic version by Baen Books