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Book Information: Why I Left Harry’s All-Night Hamburgers

Why I Left Harry’s All-Night Hamburgers (1987) [Short Story]
by Lawrence Watt-Evans Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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“Why I Left Harry’s All-Night Hamburgers” is much more than just another parallel universe story. It is a humorous and engrossing tale told from the perspective of a West Virginia teenager who learns about the larger world through interaction with all sorts of odd characters who stop by Harry’s for a late-night snack.

First published in Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, July 1987.

Reprinted in:

  • Why I Left Harry’s All Night Hamburgers and Other Stories (1990)
  • The New Hugo Winners Volume II (1991)
  • Crosstime Traffic (1992)
  • Hugo and Nebula Award Winners from Asimov’s Science Fiction (1995)
Edited for a Nebula Award for Best Short Story in 1987.

Original title: Why I Left Harry’s All-Night Hamburgers
Original languages: English

Quotes:

Genre: FictionScience FictionWorld VersionsAlternate and Parallel Worlds
FictionChildren & Young AdultScience Fiction

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Why I Left Harry’s All Night Hamburgers and Other Stories (1990) [Anthology]
      Authors: Isaac Asimov , Kim Stanley Robinson , Lawrence Watt-Evans , Connie Willis , Jane Yolen , James Patrick Kelly , Edward D. Hoch , Judith Moffett , Barry B. Longyear , Keith Minnion , Andrew Weiner , Somtow Sucharitkul
     New Hugo Winners Volume II, the (1991) [Anthology]
      Authors: Ursula K. Le Guin , Roger Zelazny , Orson Scott Card , Harlan Ellison , Frederik Pohl , Greg Bear , Lawrence Watt-Evans , Robert Silverberg
     Crosstime Traffic (1992) [Collection]
      Author: Lawrence Watt-Evans
     Hugo and Nebula Award Winners from Asimov’s Science Fiction (1995) [Anthology]
      Authors: Roger Zelazny , George R. R. Martin , Octavia E. Butler , Greg Bear , Lucius Shepard , Lawrence Watt-Evans , John Varley , Nancy Kress , Pat Murphy , Mike Resnick , Connie Willis , Pamela Sargent , Gardner R. Dozois , Janet Kagan , Terry Bisson , Suzy McKee Charnas , Geoffrey A. Landis

Edition #1: Why I Left Harry’s All-Night Hamburgers




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