Author is a part-time bookseller at Joseph-Beth Booksellers in Lexington, KY.
Well known local raconteur, great reader.
First book of stories by much acclaimed writer.
Huge community support among science fiction writers and readers and also in Kentucky.
Readers have been waiting ten years for this book since his knock-out story "The Voluntary State" was published to vast acclaim. His unique vision of the world, beginning in his home state of Kentucky, and going out from there has long entranced readers so there is great demand built up for this book.
Christopher Rowe: Christopher Rowe has published a couple of dozen short stories, and been a finalist for the Hugo, Nebula, World Fantasy, and Theodore Sturgeon Awards. His work has been frequently reprinted, translated into a half-dozen languages around the world, praised by the New York Times Book Review, and long listed in the Best American Short Stories. He holds an MFA from the Bluegrass Writer's Studio. Rowe and his wife Gwenda Bond co-write the Supernormal Sleuthing Series for children, and reside in a hundred-year-old house in Lexington, Kentucky.
Table of Contents (not final) Another Word For Map is Faith The Border State The Unveiling Jack of Coins The Contrary Gardener Nowhere Fast Two Figures in a Landscape Between Storms Gather The Voluntary State The Force Acting On the Displaced Body