Award winning author Adam Roberts is one
of the smartest, most insightful and downright entertaining writers of short
fiction around. This, his second collection, consists of ten short stories and
a poem, all previously uncollected. They include two stories that have never
appeared in print before and three that are completely original to this
book. The collection opens with “What
Did Tessimond Tell You”, which was selected by both Gardner Dozois and Jonathan
Strahan for their Year’s Best anthologies,
and it builds from there.
is not just a great sci-fi writer, he’s a phenomenally interesting writer per
se.” The Scotsman
Roberts’ strength is that he sees SF as both cerebral and playful…” Strange Horizons
- What Did Tessimond Tell You?
- Moon Poem
- Gerusalemme Liberace
- The Sixth Star
- Trademark Bugs
- A Distillation of Grace
- Saint Rebor
January 2015, as a Signed Limited Edition Hardback of just 150 copies.