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Midori Snyder's The Innamorati (1998) takes place in an alternate Italy, with characters drawn from commedia dell' arte. This was settled by Mac-Ivor, who had a litter prepared, of ``birch and hazel-grey,''<*> which was borne by his people with a matter of the last importance to the accomplishment of a cure; and Waverley, whom pain rendered incapable of expostulation, and who indeed saw no chance of its being attended to, submitted in silence. She is a lifelong fan and has been active in anime and manga fandoms since 1998.

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Take a race and -make- it your own." "As mentioned above, 'human character traits' disguised as 'races.' REAL races aren't born with distinct character traits, why propagate this false metaphor in fiction? Moon's first novel, Sheepfarmer's Daughter, was published in 1987; in addition to winning the Compton Crook Award in 1989, Sheepfarmer's Daughter became the first book in her Legend of Paksenarrion series, quickly followed by Diuided Allegiance (1988) and Oath of Gold (1989) and two prequels, Surrender None (1991) and Liar's Oath (1992), all set in a Tolkienesque Middle-earth realm.

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Khatru: Women in Sci- ence Fiction. 2nd ed. Shannan Palma Moon, Elizabeth Moon, Elizabeth (1945- ) Elizabeth Moon is an American author. While that alone could have been much food for thought, it isn’t enough for this ambitious youngster. The world doesn't seem right anymore, not when all those fairy tales and nightmares from my childhood turned out to be real. It would be greatly for the benefit of my cellar if she could teach her coadjutor, Mac-Murrough, the value of its influence: he has just drunk a pint of usquebaugh to correct, he said, the coldness of the claret---Let me try its virtues.'' He sipped a little water in the hollow of his hand, and immediately commenced, with a theatrical air,--- O Lady of the desert, hail!

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When he aban- dons the beautiful Senta because he believes her false, she throws herself into the sea to prove herself faithful until death, and her love and death redeems him. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1992. Unlike Moon Girl, the silver-haired Mysta of the Moon actually lived on the moon. However, we feel confident that if you use this list as a starting point, then look a little further into any entries that sound promising, you will have a decent idea of what might appeal to you.

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The personal obligation which you have this day laid me under (although in common estimation as great as one human being can bestow on another) adds nothing to my zeal on your behalf; nor can that zeal be abated by any coolness with which you may please to receive it.'' ``Your intentions may be kind, sir,'' said Waverley, drily; ``but your language is harsh, or at least peremptory.'' ``On my return to England,'' continued Colonel Talbot, ``after long absence, I found your uncle, Sir Everard Waverley, in the custody of a kings messenger, in consequence of the suspicion brought upon him by your conduct.

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See also slash fiction Fantastic magazine, 193 Fantasy Book magazine, 284 fantasy literature: animals in, 9-11; asexuality in, 19; by Australian writers, 21-24; awards for, 27-29; bisexuality in, 34-35; from Canda, 50-52; colonization in, 71-72; comedic themes in, 72-74; disability in, 88; epic fantasy, 102-4; by French-speaking Canadian writers, 52-55; in India, 170 fanzines, 176-77; editors of, 93-95 Farmer, Nancy, 113-14 Farscape television series, 114-15, 279, 286 Fatherland (Harris), 5 Feast of All Saints, The (Rice), 259 female friendship, 115-17, 221-22, 331-32 Female Man, The (Russ), 92, 253, 264, 268-69, 303-4 Female Rule in Chinese and English Literary Utopias (Wu), 64 feminism: alternative history genre and, 6-7; Amazon figures and, 8; animal imagery in fiction and, 11; Arthurian legend and, 15-16; Atwood's contributions to, 21; Barr's anthologies on, 32-33; basic principles, 117-19; Brackett's contributions to, 36; in Canadian fantasy and science fiction, 51; by Carol, 55-56; in Chinese science fiction, 64-65; cloning and, 69-70; colonization themes in fantasy and science fiction and, 71-72; comic themes in science fiction and fantasy and, 73-74; cyberbodies and, 78-79; 369 Women in Science Fiction and Fantasy Volume 2: Entries feminism (Continued) disability in fantasy and science fiction, 88; dystopian literature and, 91-92; environmental movement and, 100-102; in fantasy fiction, 2-3; female friendship and, 115-17; by French Canadian writers, 53-54; French science fiction and, 129-30; gender theory and, 136-37; Jewish women and, 179-80; in Le Guin's work, 200-201; in medieval literature, 66-67; online science fiction sources, 256-57; pregnancy and reproduction and, 244-45; in science fiction, 119-22, 265, 268-69; in science fiction films, 3-4; in science fiction literature, 60-62; in Sheldon's fiction, 299-301; sword and sorcery literature and, 295; transsexuality and, 304-5; women editors and, 95-96 Feminist Futures: Contemporary Women's Speculatiue Fiction (Rosinsky), 118-19, 264 Feminists against Censorship, 56 Feminist Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Utopia website, 122 femslash (f/f slash) fiction, 106 Femspec journal, 122-23 Ferns, Chris, 11 fflk, 123-25, 313 Final Odyssey (Clarke), 67 Finder: A Nouel of the Borderlands (Bull), 45 Findley, Timothy, 50 Fire and Hemlock (Jones), 181 Firefly (television series), 125-26, 286, 323 Firestarter, The (King), 186 Firestone, Shulamith, 69-70 Fish, Leslie, 124 Fledgling (Butler), 47 Flewelling, Lynn, 126-27, 160 folklore, 109-11, 334; as romance fiction source, 260-62 folk music.

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El-Hazard: The Magnificent World is another series that blends science fiction with fantasy, featuring a story centered around a time paradox set in a land rife with magic and supernatural wonder. Unlike science fiction, fantasy does not try to explain the world in which the action take place. In fantasy world building, a world has many external influences. Inheritance is by far the best book series I've ever read. Spontoon shall then attend him; and they shall ride post as far as Huntingdon; and the presence of Spontoon, well known on the road as my servant, will check all disposition to inquiry.

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However, many important texts that do not easily fit these generic categories are not yet available in English. You also run the risk of diluting the impact of each character: one or two characters we care about, but a whole mob of them has a distancing effect. Kim Stanley Robinson also explores this theme in The Years of Rice and Salt (2002), which imagines a dystopic alternative history in which 99 percent of Europeans have perished from the bubonic plague and Muslim and Chi- nese societies, with their patriarchal structures that severely disadvantage women, control most of the Earth.

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For instance, some of the games create websites that offer puzzles that can be solved to reveal real- world coordinates. Daja's coming-out may indicate that that trend will be moving into fantasy and science fiction for young readers. This multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 8,500 journals, including full text for more than 4,600 peer-reviewed titles. Dalkey's Genpei (2000) is set in twelfth-century Japan, as two warring clans call on demons for aid in their struggle for power.

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In a typical Brin novel, sys- tems of social control based on prejudice, greed, or duplicity prevent humanity from achieving Utopia, or at least some- thing closer to a just society. She is a groundbreaking science fiction writer who was the first woman to win both of the genre's coveted awards, the Neb- ula, presented by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA), and the Hugo, presented annu- ally by World Science Fiction Conven- tion members.
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