A phenomenal anthology of 13 short science fiction stories from China, translated by Ken Liu. It includes stories by writers already familiar to Anglophone readers like Liu Cixin (author of the Hugo-winning Three-Body Problem) as well as newer writers beloved by fans in China like Chen Qiufan, Ma Boyong, Xia Jia, Hao Jingfang (author of the Hugo-winning “Folding Beijing”), Cheng Jingbo, and Tang Fei.
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An atmospheric urban fantasy set in 1940. After her mother is killed in the Blitz and her father lost at sea, 12-year-old Anna Cooper is sent to live with an uncle she has never met – the Ravenmaster at the Tower of London.
When the ravens begin to disappear, Anna must brave the war-torn city to find them.
Get your teeth into a real story: eight hilarious dispatches from the journalistic front line that is the Bangor Express -- from the legendary Colin Bateman