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The Fate of Mice - Susan Palwick
The Fate of Mice
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The fantastic and magical realities humans create and their often terrifying consequences are examined in this unflinching collection of work from a noted science fiction writer. A determined mother attempts to break the fairy tale spell that confines her daughters, a female wolf learns that... show more
The fantastic and magical realities humans create and their often terrifying consequences are examined in this unflinching collection of work from a noted science fiction writer. A determined mother attempts to break the fairy tale spell that confines her daughters, a female wolf learns that loving a man can be quite dangerous, and a manipulative politician harvests zombies in these stories that are beautiful and brutal, but maintain a modicum of hope for the future. 
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781892391421 (1892391422)
Publisher: Tachyon Publications
Pages no: 218
Edition language: English
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pedestrienne
pedestrienne rated it
3.0 The Fate of Mice
If you like George Saunders, Gregory Maguire, Stephen King, or Angela Carter, you'll enjoy this collection. Palwick's stories are often set on a premise instead of being slice-of-lifers. (I don't say that to judge, just to describe.) Some of them are retold folk and fairy tales. Some are speculati...
JeffreyParis
JeffreyParis rated it
"But mostly I was sad, listening to her, because I felt like everyone I knew had died somehow, changed into other people when I wasn't looking." Susan Palwick's collection of stories is chock full of changings, people who transform into other things, for better or for worse. An intelligence enhanc...
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