Explaining Cthulhu to Grandma and Other Stories

Explaining Cthulhu to Grandma and Other Stories

by Alex Shvartsman

Publication Date: 01/02/2015

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40 short stories by Alex Shvartsman, winner of the 2014 WSFA Small Press Award for Short Fiction.


* An elder god trapped in a pocket dimension turns up in the world's oldest magic pawn shop.


* A cybernetically-enhanced assassin who can't feel pain faces a dangerous adversary.


* A computer hacker and a mystic team up to break into the Book of Fate and change their futures.


* Vatican investigators are called to examine a miracle on another planet.


and much, much more!


The e-book includes 23 bonus stories not featured in the printed edition, for a total of 63 stories! Each story includes author notes, written for this collection.


Praise for "Explaining Cthulhu to Grandma":


"Wit, sentiment, imagination--Alex Shvartsman's got them all." -Mike Resnick, Hugo award winner.


"Fantastic variety and scope ... Prepare to be entertained, delighted and amazed." -Esther Friesner, Nebula award winner.


"His stories feature tightly constructed, intricate, puzzle-like plots with clever banter and plenty of fresh, twisted pop culture references." -Ken Liu, Hugo and Nebula award winner


"Full of intriguing ideas and wit." -Jody Lynn Nye, bestselling author


"A wonderful collection of short stories that will make you laugh, think and feel." -Gini Koch, bestselling author


"If you ever need to explain Cthulhu to your Grandma, this is the place to start." -Henry Gee, senior editor at Nature.

ISBN:
1230000294597
1230000294597
Category:
Fantasy
Publication Date:
01-02-2015
Language:
English
Publisher:
UFO Publishing

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