Stories of Your Life and Others
‘A science fiction genius . . . Ted Chiang is a superstar.’ – Guardian
With Stories of Your Life and Others, his masterful first collection, multiple-award-winning author Ted Chiang deftly blends human emotion and scientific rationalism in eight remarkably diverse stories, all told in his trademark precise and evocative prose.
From a soaring Babylonian tower that connects a flat Earth with the firmament above, to a world where angelic visitations are a wondrous and terrifying part of everyday life; from a neural modification that eliminates the appeal of physical beauty, to an alien language that challenges our very
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Reviews for Stories of Your Life and Others
China Miéville, Guardian
Ted is a national treasure... each of those stories is a goddamned jewel.
Meticulously pieced together, utterly thought through, Chiang's stories emerge slowly...but with the perfection of