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Kij Johnson

Kij Johnson
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KIJ JOHNSON is an American fantasy writer noted for her adaptations of Japanese myths and folklore. Her Tor.com story "Ponies" won the 2011 Nebula Award for Best Short Story. Her story "Fox Magic" won the 1994 Theodore Sturgeon Award, her novel The Fox Woman won the Crawford Award for best debut fantasy novel, and her subsequent novel Fudoki was a finalist for the World Fantasy Award and was cited by Publishers Weekly as one of the best fantasy novels of its year. She is also an associate director of the Center for the Study of Science Fiction at the University of Kansas.

Tor.com Publishing Editorial Spotlight #5

Tor.com Publishing Editorial Spotlight #5

Edited by Jonathan Strahan, Kij Johnson, Ellen Klages, Caitlin R Kiernan, Gwyneth Jones, Ian McDonald
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Tor.com

Tor.com Publishing Editorial Spotlight #5 is a curated selection of novellas by editor Jonathan Strahan

This collection includes:
The Dream-Quest of Vellitt Boe by...

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Reimagining Lovecraft: Four Tor.com Novellas

Reimagining Lovecraft: Four Tor.com Novellas

Victor LaValle, Kij Johnson, Cassandra Khaw, Caitlín R. Kiernan
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Tor.com

Four new Lovecraftian tales told by four amazing talents.

Government agents, monstrous P.I.s, walkers of dreams and magical hustlers meet in the pages of this astonishing anthology of four...

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Tor.com Publishing's 2017 Hugo Finalist Bundle

Tor.com Publishing's 2017 Hugo Finalist Bundle

Nina Allan, N. K. Jemisin, Kij Johnson, Seanan McGuire, Victor LaValle, Carrie Vaughn, Fran Wilde, Kai Ashante Wilson, Alyssa Wong
Tor/Forge
Tor.com

Please enjoy this convenient anthology of Tor.com Publishing's 2017 Hugo finalists, including four novellas, two novelettes, and three short stories.

Best Novella
The Ballad of Black Tom...

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The Dream-Quest of Vellitt Boe

Kij Johnson
Tor/Forge
Tor.com

World Fantasy Award winner, Hugo, Nebula, John W. Campbell, and Locus Award finalist for Best Novella, and one of NPR's Best Books of 2016

Professor Vellitt Boe teaches...

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Ponies

A Tor.Com Original

Kij Johnson
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

If you want to be friends with The Other Girls, you're going to have to give something up; this is the way it's always been, as long as there have been Ponies.



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The Cat Who Walked a Thousand Miles

A Tor.Com Original

Kij Johnson
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

When a fire destroys her home and scatters her colony, Small Cat sets out to find the home of her ancestor, the Cat From the North, and to make her own name along the way.

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Fudoki

Kij Johnson
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Enter the world of Kagaya-hime, a sometime woman warrior, occasional philosopher, and reluctant confidante to noblemen--who may or may not be a figment of the imagination of an aging empress who...

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The Fox Woman

Kij Johnson
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Kij Johnson has created an achingly beautiful love story, a fable wrapped in smoke and magic set against the fabric of ancient Japan. Johnson brings the setting lovingly to life, describing a world...

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