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2010 Locus Recommended Reading List

The 2010 Recommended Reading List is here! As well as directing you to the main list, I’d also like to highlight the short fiction that’s currently available online:



Short Stories

Wow, that’s a lot of quality fiction. Please let me know if I’ve missed anything that’s available online. Also, I’m thinking of putting together a mini-Roundtable discussion about a few of the short stories–if there any you’d like discussed in more depth, please mention it in the comments, thanks!


Comment from Mike Allen
Time February 3, 2011 at 5:40 am

The novelette “Braiding the Ghosts” by C.S.E. Cooney from Clockwork Phoenix 3 is online at

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Comment from Karen Burnham
Time February 3, 2011 at 3:28 pm

Mike – Got it added to the list, thanks!

Comment from Gordon Van Gelder
Time February 3, 2011 at 6:41 pm

“The Literomancer” by Ken Liu is available online through

Comment from Karen Burnham
Time February 3, 2011 at 6:56 pm

Checked and added, thanks Gordon!

Comment from David D. Levine
Time February 8, 2011 at 3:35 pm

“Pupa” (novelette, from the September 2010 Analog) is available here:

Comment from Karen Burnham
Time February 9, 2011 at 3:13 am

Added, thanks David!

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