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Maps in a mirror : the short fiction of Orson Scott Card.

Author: Orson Scott Card; Noam D Pellume; Byron Walley
Publisher: New York : Tor, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Short story anthology in five sections.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Horror fiction
Novellas
Science fiction
Short stories
Fantasy literature
Science fiction, American
Fantasy fiction, American
Horror tales, American
Short stories, American
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Orson Scott Card; Noam D Pellume; Byron Walley
ISBN: 0312850476 9780312850470
OCLC Number: 21759561
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
"A Tor book"--Title page verso.
Short story anthology in five sections.
Awards: Locus Award (Best collection), 1991.
Eye for eye was awarded the 1988 Hugo Award for best novella.
Description: ix, 675 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Book 1 The hanged man : tales of dread. Eumenides in the fourth floor lavatory --
Quietus --
Deep breathing exercises --
Fat farm --
Closing the timelid --
Freeway games --
A sepulchre of songs --
Prior restraint --
The changed man and the king of words --
Memories of my head --
Lost boys. Book 2 Flux : tales of human futures. A thousand deaths --
Clap hands and sing --
Dogwalker --
But we try not to act like it --
I put my blue genes on --
In the doghouse --
The originist. Book 3. Maps in a mirror : fables and fantasies. Unaccompanied sonata --
A cross-country trip to kill Richard Nixon --
The porcelain salamander --
Middle woman --
The bully and the beast --
The princess and the bear --
Sandmagic --
The best day --
A plague of butterflies --
The monkeys thought 'twas all in fun. Book 4 Cruel miracles : tales of death, hope, and holiness. Mortal gods --
Saving grace --
Eye for eye --
St. Amy's tale --
Kingsmeat --
Holy. Book 5 Lost songs : the hidden stories. Ender's game --
Mikal's songbird --
Prentice Alvin and the no-good plow --
Malpractice --
Follower --
Hitching --
Damn fine novel --
Billy's box --
The best family home evening ever --
Bicicleta --
I think Mom and Dad are going crazy, Jerry --
Gert Fram.

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Short story anthology in five sections.

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My favorite short story collection of all time

by realmofdernhelm (WorldCat user published 2008-12-04) Excellent Permalink

This is a wonderful collection of short stories authored by my favorite American author, Orson Scott Card. If you're a fan of Ender's Game, you'll love these stories. Even if you've never heard of Card, you'll like them. They range from fairy tale to science fiction to utopia/dystopia to...
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