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By George Alec Effinger

ISBN-10: 1497609437

ISBN-13: 9781497609433

Lengthy pointed out as a technology fiction author, other than in his personal eyes, George Alec Effinger had a few of his largest severe and advertisement good fortune with a sequence even he famous and characterised as SF. Set within the marvelously discovered, imaginary Muslim urban of Budayeen, the 3 novels, while Gravity Fails, a hearth within the solar and The Exile Kiss garnered rave studies, award nominations and a large readership. moreover, Effinger got here to be well-known as one of many foundational writers of cyberpunk. even though the novels are probably how Budayeen and their hero, Marid Audran, are top recognized, there are a handful of shorter items that upload to the vividly drawn and deeply genuine photograph of an imagined international and 7 brief tales, the 1st a part of an uncompleted novel and a narrative fragment upload to the psychological pictures of this unique and but by some means thoroughly established urban and global that Effinger created. This ebook used to be initially released via Golden Gryphon Press and springs with a Forword and tale notes via Effinger's widow, Barbara Hambly. The lead tale during this assortment, "Schrodinger's Kitten," received the Hugo, Nebula and Seiun Awards. 

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