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By Sharyn McCrumb

For one fateful weekend, the once a year technology fiction and delusion conference, Rubicon, has all yet taken over a often usual inn. Now the halls are alive with Trekkies, tech nerds, and delusion players of their Viking finery *all of them desirous to hail their hero, bestselling fable writer Appin Dungannon: a diminutive despot whose towering ego greater than compensates for his 5' 1" top . . . and whose gleeful disdain for his fawning fanatics is legendary.

Hurling insults and furnishings with equivalent abandon, the bad, tiny writer proceeds to alienate ersatz extraterrestrial beings and make-believe warriors at warp velocity. yet someplace among the dress contest and the exhibition Dungeons & Dragons online game, Dungannon will get performed in. whereas die-hard enthusiasts of Dungannon's probably unending sword-and-sorcery sequence ask yourself how they'll pass on and hucksters ask yourself how a lot they could get for the lifeless man's autograph, a hapless cop wonders, Who would wish to kill Appin Dungannon? however the actual query, because the harried conference organizers recognize, is Who wouldn't ?

"I enjoyed BIMBOS OF THE loss of life solar . . . fantastically saw, humorous, well developed, even compassionate."

*Robert Silverberg

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The body had retained in death the position it had last adopted in life: seated upright, feet crossed at the ankles, hands placed on lap. What made a mockery of the body’s posture was the absence of its head. The dark orifice of the windpipe and a notched stub of backbone showed in cross section. The impact of the projectile had blasted the skull and its contents in a liquidised spray across the room and against the far wall. " Vishi nodded to a vacant armchair. " Chandra sighed. "Okay. I want you to question her, find out if she noticed anything.

When the girl stumped through the open door Nazruddin, all belly and belligerent walrus moustache, ran around the counter flicking his dusting cloth at her. ," Vaughan called. " The Sikh was sceptical. "Ah-cha. " The girl hobbled past the restaurateur, a smug expression on her face. She slipped into the booth, facing Vaughan, and he closed his eyes briefly as the music of her mind overcame him. She rolled a vial of blue powder across the table. His hands shaking, he opened the vial and tasted the powder on the tip of his finger.

Beyond the ‘port, the city was a patchwork of residential apartments, hotels, parks, and gardens, shot through with long roads and pedestrian walkways. Bengal Station was a cultural amalgam of Calcutta and Bangkok: on the upper-deck the latest polycarbon architecture designed in India and Thailand created a state-of-the art skyline, while overhead fliers mach’d along colour-coded air corridors. The nineteen levels below were enclosed, each shelf a claustrophobic hive-city of corridors, walkways, and roads between cramped, two-storey structures, inhabited by citizens who never saw the light of day for years on end.

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