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Adam Robots: Short Stories

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Gathered together for the first time, this collection of 24 short stories by the author of Yellow Blue Tibia includes new works 

Unique twisted visions from the edges and the center of science fiction, these are stories that carry Adam Roberts' trademark elegance of style and restless enquiry of the genre he loves so much. Some of them have appeared in magazines, some in anthologies, and some are appearing for the first time. These are stories to make readers...

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Overview

Gathered together for the first time, this collection of 24 short stories by the author of Yellow Blue Tibia includes new works 

Unique twisted visions from the edges and the center of science fiction, these are stories that carry Adam Roberts' trademark elegance of style and restless enquiry of the genre he loves so much. Some of them have appeared in magazines, some in anthologies, and some are appearing for the first time. These are stories to make readers think, laugh, and wonder as well as to make readers uneasy. These tales ask questions, sow mysteries, and always entertain.

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Editorial Reviews

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"Very clever pieces" —The Sunday Star

"Exceedingly clever collection." —Tor.com

"incredibly well-written collection that deftly illustrates the beauty, power, and thought-provoking nature of sf writing . . . Guaranteed to entice all readers, this book is a worthwhile investment." —Booklist

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780575130340
  • Publisher: Gollancz, Victor Limited
  • Publication date: 9/1/2013
  • Pages: 392
  • Sales rank: 1,397,104
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 1.20 (d)

Meet the Author

Adam Roberts is commonly described as one of the UK's most important writers of SF. He is the author of numerous novels and literary parodies. He is Professor of 19th century Literature at Royal Holloway, London University and has written a number of critical works on both SF and 19th century poetry. He is a contributor to the SF Encyclopedia.
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