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Star Trek: Strange New Worlds 2016 is a short story anthology – the eleventh in the Strange New Worlds series – edited by an uncredited editor. Published by Pocket Books, it was first released in eBook format in October 2016.

The anthology collected selected stories from the 2016 Strange New Worlds writing contest for amateur authors.

Summary Edit

From the book jacket
From the ordinary to the extraordinary, here are ten all-new fan-created stories embraced by the vision of Star Trek®! When Gene Roddenberry first created this landmark television series fifty years ago, he also tapped a wellspring of human imagination. Viewers were immediately transformed, and over the decades turned the very definition of "fan" on its ear. However, when what was on the screen was simply not enough, fans started writing their own stories...
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of Star Trek, here are the electrifying results of the 2016 Strange New Worlds writing contest – the best fan-created stories by new writers such as: Derek Tyler Attico, Neil Bryant, Chris Chaplin, John Coffren, Nancy Debretsion, Kelli Fitzpatrick, Roger McCoy, Kristen McQuinn, Gary Piserchio & Frank Tagader, and Michael Turner.
By the fans, and for the fans. Boldly going where no one has gone before.

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Contents Edit

Star Trek: The Original Series Edit

Star Trek: The Next GenerationEdit

Star Trek: Deep Space NineEdit

Star Trek: Voyager Edit

Background information Edit

  • The contest announcement indicated that fan artwork would be solicited for the anthology, but the final cover art was created by Doug Drexler. [1]
  • The announced "first place" winners were Kerry F. Booth and James Corrigan; their stories – presumably based on The Original Series – were not published as part of the anthology. Instead, they were awarded publishing packages for non-Star Trek books. [2]

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