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China Miéville

What William Gibson did for science fiction, China Miéville has done for fantasy, shattering old paradigms with fiercely imaginative works of startling, often shocking, intensity. Now from this brilliant young writer comes a groundbreaking collection of stories, many of them previously unavailable in the United States, and including four never-before-published tales-one set in Miéville's signature fantasy world of New Crobuzon. Among the fourteen superb fictions are "Jack"-Following the events of his acclaimed novel Perdido Street Station, this tale of twisted attachment and horrific revenge traces the rise and fall of the Remade Robin Hood known as Jack Half-a-Prayer. "Familiar"-Spurned by its creator, a sorceress's familiar embarks on a strange and unsettling odyssey of self-discovery in a coming-of-age story like no other. From the Trade Paperback edition.

What William Gibson did for science fiction, China Miéville has done for fantasy, shattering old paradigms with fiercely imaginative works of startling, often shocking, intensity. Now from this brilliant young writer comes a groundbreaking collection of stories, many of them previously unavailable in the United States, and including four never-before-published tales-one set in Miéville's signature fantasy world of New Crobuzon. Among the fourteen superb fictions are "Jack"-Following the events of his acclaimed novel Perdido Street Station, this tale of twisted attachment and horrific revenge traces the rise and fall of the Remade Robin Hood known as Jack Half-a-Prayer. "Familiar"-Spurned by its creator, a sorceress's familiar embarks on a strange and unsettling odyssey of self-discovery in a coming-of-age story like no other. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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What William Gibson did for science fiction, China Miéville has done for fantasy, shattering old paradigms with fiercely imaginative works of startling, often shocking, intensity. Now from this brilliant young writer comes a groundbreaking collection of stories, many of them previously unavailable in the United States, and including four never-before-published tales-one set in Miéville's signature fantasy world of New Crobuzon. Among the fourteen superb fictions are "Jack"-Following the events of his acclaimed novel Perdido Street Station, this tale of twisted attachment and horrific revenge traces the rise and fall of the Remade Robin Hood known as Jack Half-a-Prayer. "Familiar"-Spurned by its creator, a sorceress's familiar embarks on a strange and unsettling odyssey of self-discovery in a coming-of-age story like no other. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Various

Length:

9h 9m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:24


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

04:27


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

07:06


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

06:21


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

06:09


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

04:52


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

05:29


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

07:34


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

06:26


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

06:26


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

03:47


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

08:01


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

04:26


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

04:32


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

06:59


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

04:12


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

05:40


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

05:36


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

05:10


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

04:04


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

06:35


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

07:42


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

05:01


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

04:33


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

04:28


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

05:50


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

04:13


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

07:05


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

02:54


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

08:09


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

05:10


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

04:19


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

06:11


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

06:10


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

03:11


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

04:58


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

05:21


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

10:37


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

06:38


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

04:08


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

07:35


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

06:53


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

06:59


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

03:35


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

05:03


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

04:29


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

05:52


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

04:38


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

05:22


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

05:47


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

04:34


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

03:52


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

04:25


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

03:33


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

05:50


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

05:33


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

06:21


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

06:51


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

04:05


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

04:26


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

04:56


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

06:08


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

07:07


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

09:16


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

06:56


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

04:39


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

03:04


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

07:20


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

04:43


Chapter 69
Chapter 69

03:16


Chapter 70
Chapter 70

05:50


Chapter 71
Chapter 71

04:38


Chapter 72
Chapter 72

06:08


Chapter 73
Chapter 73

06:09


Chapter 74
Chapter 74

07:03


Chapter 75
Chapter 75

04:57


Chapter 76
Chapter 76

04:42


Chapter 77
Chapter 77

06:55


Chapter 78
Chapter 78

07:23


Chapter 79
Chapter 79

03:25


Chapter 80
Chapter 80

06:01


Chapter 81
Chapter 81

05:43


Chapter 82
Chapter 82

04:46


Chapter 83
Chapter 83

07:20


Chapter 84
Chapter 84

07:43


Chapter 85
Chapter 85

07:46


Chapter 86
Chapter 86

05:16


Chapter 87
Chapter 87

04:07


Chapter 88
Chapter 88

07:22


Chapter 89
Chapter 89

06:19


Chapter 90
Chapter 90

02:53


Chapter 91
Chapter 91

04:26


Chapter 92
Chapter 92

04:03


Chapter 93
Chapter 93

05:06


Chapter 94
Chapter 94

05:42


Chapter 95
Chapter 95

05:26


Chapter 96
Chapter 96

04:30


Chapter 97
Chapter 97

03:34


Chapter 98
Chapter 98

03:48


Chapter 99
Chapter 99

03:13


Chapter 100
Chapter 100

02:22


Chapter 101
Chapter 101

00:41