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The Waiting Stars

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The Waiting Stars

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Author: Aliette de Bodard
Publisher: Clarkesworld Magazine, 2017
Lightspeed Magazine, 2016
Candlemark & Gleam, 2013
Series: Xuya Universe

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Book Type: Novelette
Genre: Science-Fiction
Sub-Genre Tags: Space Opera
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A Xuya universe story. Nebula Award for Best Novelette, 2013. Shortlisted for the Hugo and Locus Award, 2013. It was originally published in the anthology The Other Half of the Sky (2013), edited by Athena Andreadis and Kay Holt. It has been reprinted in The Year's Best Science Fiction: Thirty-First Annual Collection (2014), edited by Gardner Dozois, the Nebula Awards Showcase 2015, edited by Greg Bear, and Galactic Empires (2017), edited by Neil Clarke.

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