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Brenda Peynado

Brenda Peynado's stories have won an O. Henry Prize, the Chicago Tribune's Nelson Algren Award, a Dana Award, a Fulbright Grant to the Dominican Republic, a Vermont Studio Center Residency, and other prizes. Her work appears in The Georgia Review, Daily Science Fiction, The Sun, The Kenyon Review Online, Prairie Schooner, The Threepenny Review, and other journals.

She received her MFA at Florida State University and her PhD at the University of Cincinnati. She teaches screenwriting, fiction writing, and worldbuilding at the University of Central Florida.

She is the author of The Kite Maker, a Tor.com Original.

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Some of the Best from Tor.com: 2019 Edition

Some of the Best from Tor.com: 2019 Edition

Elizabeth Bear, Siobhan Carroll, John Chu, Greg Egan, Kathleen Ann Goonan, S. L. Huang, Carole Johnstone, KJ Kabza, Erinn L. Kemper, Mary Robinette Kowal, Rich Larson, M. Evan MacGriogair, Seanan McGuire, Lis Mitchell, Mimi Mondal, Annalee Newitz, Silvia
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A collection of some of the best original science fiction and fantasy short fiction published on Tor.com in 2019.

Includes stories by:
Elizabeth Bear
Siobhan...

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The Touches

Brenda Peynado
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Tor Books

Brenda Peynado's "The Touches" is a Tor.com Original short story set in a post-apocalyptic world

Salipa and Telo have perfect lives in the virtual reality world that...

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The Kite Maker

Brenda Peynado
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The Kite Maker is Brenda Peynado's science fiction novelette of how humans cope with alien contact.

After aliens arrive on earth, humans do the unthinkable out of...

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