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Recovering Apollo 8: And Other Stories

Rusch, Kristine Kathryn

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ISBN 10: 1930846622 / ISBN 13: 9781930846623
Published by Golden Gryphon Press
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1930846622 2010. Inscribed by the author. Navy cloth with gilt titling. Cloth fine; slightly bumped to top and bottom of spine. Spine and binding sound. Dust jacket fine. Interior bright and unmarked. Bookseller Inventory # BBS-2000302

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Title: Recovering Apollo 8: And Other Stories

Publisher: Golden Gryphon Press

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

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Unique perspectives on technology, space, and aliens, and how they might affect humanity are explored in this compelling collection of short science fiction. In the title story, a near-future is examined in which an eight-year-old at the time of the loss of the Apollo 8 grows into a wealthy pioneer that devotes his life to recovering the capsule and its crew. In The Strangeness of the Day” a shy, successful lawyer is hired by a near immortal to battle a witch to save his love, while suicide bombings are taken to a new, horrifying level, with the bombers chosen at birth in Craters.” A large pile of bones that do not seem to be human or animal is discovered at a renovation of a resort in The End of the World,” while an alternate history of the death and dark secrets of J. Edgar Hoover are imagined in G-Men.” Rounding off this fascinating compilation is a novella in which salvaging a 5,000-year-old spaceship is neither easy nor without dangers. This stunning compendium brings some of the most prestigious work from a prolific and visionary author into a single, essential volume.

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Kristine Kathryn Rusch is an award-winning mystery, romance, science fiction, and fantasy writer who has written or collaborated on more than 60 novels, including Afterimage, The Black Queen, The Disappeared, Fantasy Life, The Fey: The SacrificeNo Good Deed, Star Wars: The New Rebellion, and X-Men. She has won the Asimov’s Readers Choice, Ellery Queen Reader’s Choice, the Homer Award, the Hugo, and the Science Fiction Age Reader’s Choice. She lives in Lincoln City, Oregon.

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