STORIES OF YOUR LIFE AND OTHERS. New York: Tor, . Octavo, tan wrappers printed in black. Advance copy (uncorrected proof) of the first edition. The author's first book. Collects eight stories, including "Liking What You See: A Documentary," a story original to this collection. Two of these stories, the title story and "Tower of Babylon" (his first published story) won Nebula awards and "Hell Is the Absence of God" won both Hugo and Nebula awards. "Story of Your Life," inspired the hit film Arrival, considered one of the best films of 2016, and winner of the 2017 Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation. Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-239. A fine copy. (#158762).
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