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The Tear

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The Tear

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Author: Ian McDonald
Publisher: Science Fiction Book Club, 2008

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Book Type: Novella
Genre: Science-Fiction
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Hugo and Sturgeon Award nominated novella. The story originally appeared in the anthology Galactic Empires (2008), edited by Gardner Dozois. It can also be found in the anthologies The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Sixth Annual Collection (2008), edited by Gardner Dozois, The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy 2009, edited by Rich Horton, Space Opera (2014) edited by Rich Horton, and The Hugo Award Showcase: 2010 Volume edited by Mary Robinette Kowal. The story is included in the collection The Best of Ian McDonald (2016).


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