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Lambing Season (2002) [Short Story]
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Delia is a shepherd who takes her dogs and sheep up on the mountain from May to September. One night this season, she sees a contrail leading to the ground in her range. What is this visitation?

First published in Asimov's Science Fiction, July 2002.

Reprinted in The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twentieth Annual Collection.

Original title: Lambing Season
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionScience FictionAlien BeingsFirst Contact

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Year's Best Science Fiction: Twentieth Annual Collection, the (2003) [Anthology]
      Authors: Bruce Sterling , Gregory Benford , Greg Egan , Nancy Kress , Paul J. McAuley , Robert Reed , Michael Swanwick , Alastair Reynolds , Walter Jon Williams , John Kessel , Ian McDonald , John Meaney , Kage Baker , Geoff Ryman , Charles Stross , Alexander C. Irvine , Ian R. MacLeod , Maureen F. McHugh , Eleanor Arnason , Molly Gloss , Steven Popkes , Charles Coleman Finlay , Chris Beckett , Richard Wadholm , James Van Pelt
     Nebula Awards Showcase 2005: The Year's Best SF and Fantasy Selected by the Science Fiction Writers of America (2005) [Anthology]
      Authors: Neil Gaiman , Harlan Ellison , Elizabeth Moon , Barry N. Malzberg , Jeffrey Ford , Karen Joy Fowler , Carol Emshwiller , Adam-Troy Castro , Eleanor Arnason , Molly Gloss , Richard Bowes , Cory Doctorow , James Van Pelt , Charles Leonard Harness
     Alien Contact (2011) [Anthology]
      Authors: Neil Gaiman , Ursula K. Le Guin , Stephen King , Orson Scott Card , Elizabeth Moon , Bruce Sterling , George Alec Effinger , Stephen Baxter , Pat Cadigan , Jeffrey Ford , Nancy Kress , Pat Murphy , Paul J. McAuley , Mike Resnick , Robert Silverberg , Michael Swanwick , Harry Turtledove , Karen Joy Fowler , Bruce McAllister , Mark W. Tiedemann , Adam-Troy Castro , Charles Stross , Molly Gloss , Cory Doctorow , Ernest Hogan , Jack Skillingstead

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