This Weightless World

Adam Soto (Author)
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Product Details

Price
$27.00  $24.84
Publisher
Astra House
Publish Date
November 09, 2021
Pages
320
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781662600630

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About the Author

Adam Soto is a co-web editor at American Short Fiction. He holds an MFA from the Iowa Writers' Workshop and is a former Michener-Copernicus Foundation Fellow. He lives with his wife in Austin, Texas, where he is a teacher and a musician. This Weightless World is his first novel.

Reviews

This Weightless World filters its alien encounters and deep-space expeditions, its dreams and anxieties about the centuries to come, through the beating hearts of a few struggling, yearning, fumbling, desperate, modern-day human beings. It's not so much a novel of ideas, asking, 'What does the future hold for us?, ' as a novel populated by characters who can't stop asking themselves that same question. Reading it, I was reminded that caring about the fate of the planet is really a matter of caring about the fates of its billions of distinct and individual inhabitants, with their billions of distinct and individual futures.
--Kevin Brockmeier, author of A Brief History of the Dead