This collection features short stories plus correspondence from Gardner Dozois at Asimov’s S-F when the author was breaking into science fiction. Published by John Teehan and The Merry Blacksmith Press, it is 238 pages long and reprints 16 stories.
— The Chinese explorer Zheng He makes First Contact with aliens.
— A resident of an orbital habitat must decide between his people’s traditions and his habitat’s survival.
— The attempt to save a gigantic sea creature’s baby — from the inside!
The young sorceress Larissa Noon believes that Andeer’s Goddess Queen, banished 500 years ago before the mad sphinx could destroy the world, is now cured and ready to return from limbo. Larissa’s the only one who believes this, though…
Healer on airship. Murder, spies, poison, cute gremlins & world tree that seriously plays favorites. Epic fantasy meets steampunk!
Originally published by Bantam Spectra as The Host, this is the 25th Anniversary edition of the cyperpunk classic, now available for Kindle!