A Hidden Place

Robert Charles Wilson

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In the hard years of the Depression, young Travis lives with his uncle and aunt. Upstairs lives the mysterious Anna. Anna says she's going to be "changing," and she needs Travis's help...for purposes she won't explain.

Robert Charles Wilson's A Hidden Place is a science fiction tale of passion, terror, and hope, opening out to a great, dark, and unsuspected universe.

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CHAPTER ONE
 
 
The municipality of Haute Montagne stood at the junction of the Fresnel River and the railway, its water tower and its huge granaries erupting from the prairie like blocks of basalt from an eroded sea floor. Once, not long ago, the town had aspired to be a city.
It still had a little of city in it. There was the main street, Lawson Spur, or simply The Spur, which was blacktopped and lined with concrete sidewalks dazzlingly white in the noonday sun, which boasted the big Bingham’s Hardware Store and J. C.

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“Robert Charles Wilson has produced one of the most impressive bodies of work in contemporary science fiction.” —The New York Times

“Exquisitely written.” —Fantasy and Science Fiction

“Wilson sets out to remind us, and possibly himself, of what there is to fall in love with in SF, and he succeeds.” —Locus

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Robert Charles Wilson

Robert Charles Wilson was born in California and grew up in Canada. He is the author of many acclaimed SF novels, including A Hidden Place, The Divide, Gypsies, Bios, Darwinia, and The Chronoliths. His work has won the John W. Campbell Award, the Aurora Award, and two Philip K. Dick Awards. He lives near Toronto.

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A Hidden Place
Robert Charles Wilson

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Tom Doherty Associates
Orb Books
September 2002
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ISBN: 9780765302618
ISBN10: 0765302616
5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches, 224 pages
$17.99

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Tom Doherty Associates
Orb Books
September 2002
e-Book Agency
ISBN: 9781429915410
ISBN10: 1429915412
224 pages
$7.99
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