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Worlds seen in passing : ten years of Tor.com short fiction

Format: Print Book 2018
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Summary
Since it began in 2008 Tor.com has explored countless new worlds of fiction, delving into possible and impossible futures, alternate and intriguing pasts, and realms of fantasy previously unexplored. Its hundreds of remarkable stories span from science fiction to fantasy to horror, and everything in between. Now Tor.com is making some of those worlds available for the first time in print.This volume collects some of the best short stories Tor.com has to offer, with Hugo and Nebula Award-winning short stories and novelettes chosen from all ten years of the program.Including stories by: Charlie Jane Anders, N. K. Jemisin, Leigh Bardugo, Jeff VanderMeer, Yoon Ha Lee, Carrie Vaughn, Ken Liu, Kai Ashante Wilson, Kameron Hurley, Seth Dickinson, Rachel Swirsky, Laurie Penny, Alyssa Wong, Kij Johnson, David D. Levine, Genevieve Valentine, Max Gladstone, and many others.
Contents
Six months, three days / Charlie Jane Anders
Damage / David D. Levine
The best we can / Carrie Vaughn
The city, born great / N. K. Jemisin
A vector alphabet of interstellar travel / Yoon Ha Lee
Waiting on a bright moon / Jy Yang
Elephants and corpses / Kameron Hurley
About fairies / Pat Murphy
The hanging game / Helen Marshall
The water that falls on you from nowhere / John Chu
A cup of salt tears / Isabel Yap
The litany of Earth / Ruthanna Emrys
Brimstone and marmalade / Aaron Corwin
Reborn / Ken Liu
Please undo this hurt / Seth Dickinson
The language of knives / Haralambi Markov
The shape of my name / Nino Cipri
Eros, Philia, Agape / Rachel Swirsky
The lady astronaut of Mars / Mary Robinette Kowal
Last son of tomorrow / Greg Van Eekhout
Ponies / Kij Johnson
La beauteĢ sans vertu / Genevieve Valentine
A fist of permutations in lightning and wildflowers / Alyssa Wong
A kiss with teeth / Max Gladstone
The last banquet of temporal confections / Tina Connolly
The end of the end of everything / Dale Bailey
Breaking water / Indrapramit Das
Your orisons may be recorded / Laurie Penny
The tallest doll in New York City / Maria Dahvana Headley
The cage / A.M. Dellamonica
In the sight of Akresa / Ray Wood
Terminal / Lavie Tidhar
The witch of Duva / Leigh Bardugo
Daughter of necessity / Marie Brennan
Among the thorns / Veronica Schanoes
These deathless bones / Cassandra Khaw
Mrs. Sorensen and the sasquatch / Kelly Barnhill
This world is full of monsters / Jeff Vandermeer
The devil in America / Kai Ashante Wilson
A short history of the twentieth century, or, When you wish upon a star / Kathleen Ann Goonan.

Additional Information
Subjects Short stories.
Science fiction.
Horror fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Publisher New York :2018
Edition First edition.
Other Titles Ten years of Tor.com short fiction
Contributors Gallo, Irene, editor.
Language English
Description 567 pages ; 25 cm
ISBN 9781250171238
1250171237
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