James Alan Gardner has been called aone of the most engaging reads in SF.a His debut novel, Expendable, was acclaimed by some of science fictionas most esteemed authors. Now, in Gravity Wells, he brings together some of the stories that have helped solidify his reputation as one of the greats in speculative fiction. This collection consists of stories making their debut, previously published stories that have won the Aurora Award, the grand prize in the prestigious Writers of the Future contest, and tales that have been nominated for Hugo and Nebula Awards.The pain woke him briefly, but with the lovely jumble of thoughts that rose inhis mind asthe parrotdied...ah, well ... Now it can only respondto radio instructions. ... This machine is programmed fortransporting archaeological artifacts, so it will bear you quite gently...unless you force it to exertitsstrength. ... aIa#39;m tryingto tell you, youa#39;re not assmart asyou think you are, a I replied. ... tapestarts rolling youa#39;re the sparkthat adds the magic, therea#39;s noquestion youa#39;rethe spark...buta spark isna#39;t worthanbsp;...
|Author||:||James Alan Gardner|
|Publisher||:||Open Road Media - 2014-04-01|