Fictional essay: “The Bookmaking Habits of Select Species”

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“The Bookmaking Habits of Select Species,” by Ken Liu

Appeared in Lightspeed Magazine in August 2012 (read and listen); reprinted on io9 (here)

2,735 words, according to Lightspeed

Neat. The encyclopedia-like entries don’t seem to imply a plot, the way those of “Mantis Wives” do, but they work.