open
Upgrade to a better browser, please.

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Books

A Vector Alphabet of Interstellar Travel

Added By: valashain
Last Updated: valashain

A Vector Alphabet of Interstellar Travel

Purchase this book through IndieBound.org Purchase this book from Amazon.com Purchase this book from Amazon.co.uk
Author: Yoon Ha Lee
Publisher: Tor.com Publishing, 2011
Series:

This book does not appear to be part of a series. If this is incorrect, and you know the name of the series to which it belongs, please let us know.

Submit Series Details

Book Type: Short Story
Genre: Science-Fiction
Sub-Genre Tags:
Awards:  
Lists:  
Links:
Avg Member Rating:
(11 reads / 6 ratings)


Synopsis

Among the universe's civilizations, some conceive of the journey between stars as the sailing of bright ships, and others as tunneling through the crevices of night. Some look upon their far-voyaging as a migratory imperative, and name their vessels after birds or butterflies....

This story can be found in the anthologies Year's Best SF 17 (2012), edited by David G. Hartwell and Kathryn Cramer, and Aliens: Recent Encounters (2013), edited by Alex Dally MacFarlane, and Worlds Seen in Passing: Ten Years of Tor.com Short Fiction (2018), edited by Irene Gallo. It is included in the collection Conservation of Shadows (2013).

Read the full story for free at Tor.com.


Reviews

There are currently no reviews for this novel. Be the first to submit one! You must be logged in to submit a review in the BookTrackr section above.


Images

No alternate cover images currently exist for this novel. Be the first to submit one!