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Book Information: For I Have Touched the Sky

For I Have Touched the Sky (1989) [Short Story]
by Mike Resnick Rating: No votes (Rate!)
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Series: Koriba (Kirinyaga)

Summary (IBList user synopsis):

Koriba struggles with what to do with a precocious young girl in a society that has no room for precocious young girls.

First published in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, December 1989.

Reprinted in:

  • The Year's Best Science Fiction: Seventh Annual Collection (1990)
  • Through Darkest Resnick With Gun and Camera (1990)
  • Nebula Awards 25 (1991)
  • Will the Last Person To Leave the Planet Please Shut Off the Sun? (1992)
  • Future Earths: Under African Skies, ed. Mike Resnick & Gardner Dozois, DAW 1993
  • Decades of Science Fiction, ed. Applewhite Minyard, NTC Publishing 1997
  • Kirinyaga (1998)
Nominated for a Nebula for Best Novelette in 1989 and for a Hugo for Best Novelette in 1990.

Original title: For I Have Touched the Sky
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionScience FictionPlanets & Societies

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Year’s Best Science Fiction: Seventh Annual Collection, the (1990) [Anthology]
      Authors: Bruce Sterling , Gregory Benford , Lucius Shepard , John Varley , Nancy Kress , Mike Resnick , Charles Sheffield , Robert Silverberg , Michael Swanwick , Brian M. Stableford , Avram Davidson , Kathe Koja , Connie Willis , S.P. Somtow , Megan Lindholm , Robert Sampson , Alexander Jablokov , Alan Brennert , John Crowley , Neal Barrett, Jr. , Judith Moffett , Janet Kagan , William King
     Through Darkest Resnick With Gun and Camera (1990) [Collection]
      Author: Mike Resnick
     Nebula Awards 25 (1991) [Anthology]
      Authors: Lois McMaster Bujold , Mike Resnick , Elizabeth Ann Scarborough , Connie Willis , Michael Bishop , John M. Ford , John Crowley , Gardner R. Dozois , Robert Frazier , Bruce Boston
     Will the Last Person To Leave the Planet Please Shut Off the Sun? (1992) [Collection]
      Author: Mike Resnick
     Kirinyaga (1998) [Collection]
      Author: Mike Resnick

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