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The ultimate Dystopia, where entertainment can drive one mad! For Phillip, the invitation to a prestigious party in the neighboring county is a godsend, a chance to escape a monotonous and dreary existence in his own overpopulated and poor county. When the host refers to a mysterious "shower," Phillip is intrigued--poor innocent! He has no idea the "shower" seals the fate of his Bradbury County, and where the real entertainment isn't the "shower" at all, but rather something else... A dark science fiction short ...
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Bradbury County

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Overview

The ultimate Dystopia, where entertainment can drive one mad! For Phillip, the invitation to a prestigious party in the neighboring county is a godsend, a chance to escape a monotonous and dreary existence in his own overpopulated and poor county. When the host refers to a mysterious "shower," Phillip is intrigued--poor innocent! He has no idea the "shower" seals the fate of his Bradbury County, and where the real entertainment isn't the "shower" at all, but rather something else... A dark science fiction short story, which originally appeared in Aberrant Dreams Magazine.
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  • BN ID: 2940015774658
  • Publisher: GKRS Publishing
  • Publication date: 11/22/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 23 KB

Meet the Author

Rob Shelsky is an avid and eclectic writer, and averages about 4,000 words a day. There are now five published novels to the author’s credit, Verity, a Regency romance, the sequel, Fallibility, and Lost Echoes, a time-travel romance, as well as two science fiction anthologies, Where Worlds Collide, Volumes I, and II, and another contracted for publication in 2011, Victoria (Historical Romance).

Rob Shelsky has written science fiction articles for such magazines as The Internet Review of Science Fiction, numerous articles for AlienSkin Magazine, Neo¬metropolis, Midnight Street (UK), Doorways, and other publications. The author has had short stories published with Jim Baen’s Universe, Aberrant Dreams, AlienSkin, Gateway SF, Fifth Dimension, Continuum SF, Sonar4, Uncial Press, Planetary Stories, Pulp Spirit Magazine, Sex & Murder, and many more.

Shelsky has a novella coming out in late 2012 with Aberrant Dreams Magazine’s, The Awakening. Serpent's Teeth will appear alongside the works of such sci-fi greats as Alastair Reynolds, Ian Watson, and Jana Oliver, among others.
Now, Rob Shelsky is a contributing editor for Currate.com travel articles, as well as being a reviewer for Novelspot, and is a resident science fiction columnist for AlienSkin Magazine.

Although widely travelled and continuing to do so, the author now lives in North Carolina. Rob Shelsky enjoys contemplating ideas for new stories while watching sunsets over the mountains and occasionally sipping from a glass of Shiraz.
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