At the Mouth of the River of Bees: Stories by Kij Johnson

By Kij Johnson

The wrenching and provocative debut assortment from the writer of The Fox Woman and Fudoki. Johnson’s tales have gained the Sturgeon and global myth awards and, for the final 3 years operating, the Nebula Award.

Johnson’s tales diversity from ancient Japan (Sturgeon award winner “Fox Magic”) to metafictional explorations of tale constitution (“Story Kit”). Nebula award winners “Spar” and “Ponies” are probably so much stunning and appealing, yet all of the seventeen tales here's a spotlight chosen from Johnson’s greater than 20 years of work.

These tales function cats, bees, wolves, canine, or even that almost all capricious of animals, people, and feature been reprinted in The Year’s most sensible myth & Horror, top technology Fiction and myth of the Year, and The mystery heritage of Fantasy.

At the Mouth of the River of Bees is likely one of the such a lot expected debut technological know-how fiction brief tale collections in fresh years.

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