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The Paper Menagerie

by Ken Liu

On Sale: 04/01/2017


About the Book

The first collection of Ken Liu's multi-award-winning science fiction and fantasy short stories.

Ken Liu is one of the most original, thought-provoking and award-winning short-story writers of his generation. This is the first collection of his work – sixteen stories that invoke the magical within the mundane, by turns profound, beguiling and heartbreaking. Included here are: The Man Who Ended History: A Documentary (Finalist for Hugo, Nebula, and 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 ever to win the Hugo, Nebula, and World Fantasy awards).

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9781784975692
  • ISBN 10: 1784975699
  • Imprint: Head of Zeus - GB
  • On Sale: 04/01/2017
  • Pages: 464
  • List Price: 19.99 AUD
  • BISAC1: Fiction & related items / Short stories


Ken Liu's short stories have won a Nebula, two Hugos, a World Fantasy Award and a Science Fiction & Fantasy Translation Award. He also translated Cixin Liu's Hugo winning THE THREE-BODY PROBLEM. Find out more at

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