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Paper Menagerie

Ken Liu

ISBN 9781784975685

A publishing event: Bestselling author Ken Liu selects his award-winning science fiction and fantasy tales for a groundbreaking collection - including a brand-new piece exclusive to this volume.

With his debut novel, The Grace of Kings, taking the literary world by storm, Ken Liu now shares his finest short fiction in The Paper Menagerie.

This mesmerizing collection features all of Ken’s award-winning and award-finalist stories, including: “The Man Who Ended History: A Documentary” (Finalist for the Hugo, Nebula, and Theodore Sturgeon Awards), “Mono No Aware” (Hugo Award winner), “The Waves” (Nebula Award finalist), “The Bookmaking Habits of Select Species” (Nebula and Sturgeon award finalists), “All the Flavors” (Nebula award finalist), “The Litigation Master and the Monkey King” (Nebula Award finalist), and the most awarded story in the genre’s history, “The Paper Menagerie” (The only story to win the Hugo, Nebula, and World Fantasy awards).

A must - have for every science fiction and fantasy fan, this beautiful book is an anthology to savour.





The Author

Ken LiuKen Liu is one of the most lauded authors in the field of American literature.

A winner of the Nebula, Hugo, World Fantasy, Sidewise, and Science Fiction & Fantasy Translation Awards, he has also been nominated for the Sturgeon and Locus Awards. His short story, “The Paper Menagerie,” is the first work of fiction to simultaneously win the Nebula, Hugo, and World Fantasy Awards.

He also translated the 2015 Hugo Award - winning novel The Three-Body Problem, written by Cixin Liu, which is the first novel to ever win the Hugo award in translation.
The Grace of Kings, his debut novel, is the first volume in a silk punk epic fantasy series set in a universe him and his wife, artist Lisa Tang Liu, created together. He lives near Boston with his family.




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