Lightspeed Magazine, November 2010 by John Joseph Adams

Lightspeed Magazine, November 2010

byJohn Joseph Adams, Charles Yu, Caitlin R. Kiernan

Kobo ebook | September 23, 2012

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In our lead story this month, “Standard Loneliness Package,” Charles Yu—author of the debut novel How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe—takes us to a strange future in which those who don’t want to feel pain, don’t have to: You can hire someone else to do it…whether it’s suffering through a root canal, a migraine, or the loss of a loved one.

“Faces in Revolving Souls” by Caitlin R. Kiernan depicts a future in which body modification has reached an extreme: not only can people modify their bodies, they can become a unique species entirely by incorporating attributes of other creatures into their own physiology. (Reprint)

In “Hwang’s Billion Brilliant Daughters” by Alice Sola Kim, poor eponymous Hwang is slipping through time, but that’s what you get when you try to use a time machine to solve your problems.

For our final story this month, we present “Ej-Es” by Nancy Kress. In it, we follow a team of medicians who provide medical relief around the galaxy. But the people of Good Fortune prove challenging to communicate with… (Reprint)

Title:Lightspeed Magazine, November 2010Format:Kobo ebookPublished:September 23, 2012Publisher:John Joseph AdamsLanguage:English

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