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Christopher McKitterick's short work has appeared in Analog, Artemis, Captain Proton, Extrapolation, Foundation, Mythic Circle, Ruins: Extraterrestrial, Sentinels: In Honor of Arthur C. Clarke, Synergy SF, Tomorrow SF, Visual Journeys, Westward Weird, World Literature Today, and elsewhere. He teaches science fiction and writing at the University of Kansas, where he is Director of the Gunn Center for the Study of Science Fiction. Chris' debut novel, Transcendence, was published by Hadley Rille Books. He has nearly completed his newest novel, The Galactic Adventures of Jack & Stella, and recently finished a far-future novel, Empire Ship.
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Transcendence
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TRANSCENDENCE (Science Fiction & Fantasy)
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Description: Here's my debut novel, due out in late October or early November from Hadley Rille Books.
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One of the best science-fantasy comics I've read in a long time.
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I love Gratton's United States of Asgard books. Because I have to read so much for the Campbell Memorial Award and student writing, her US of A books (THE LOST SUN and book 2, THE STRANGE MAID) are the first novels I've read for fun in months. And wh...more
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I love Gratton's United States of Asgard books. Because I have to read so much for the Campbell Memorial Award and student writing, her US of A books (THE STRANGE MAID and book 1, THE LOST SUN) are the first novels I've read for fun in months. And wh...more
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Beautiful, heartbreaking, fascinating. One of my favorite fantasy novels of all time. Highly recommended.
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