Asimov's Science Fiction (January 2013)

NOVELETTES

They Shall Salt the Earth With Seeds of Glass via Alaya sunrise Johnson
Over There through Will McIntosh
The Legend of Troop thirteen through package Reed
Hotel through Suzanne Palmer

SHORT STORIES

The kin Rocket by way of James Van Pelt
Mithridates, He Died previous by means of Nancy Kress

POETRY

Bikini Snow by way of Robert Borski
Just one other Day within the Burbs by way of G. O. Clark

DEPARTMENTS

Editorial: Poet of Mars through Sheila Williams
Reflections: The Raft of The Medusa by means of Robert Silverberg

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Twenty-Seventh Annual Readers’ Award
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