Em doesn’t have a drop of magical blood in her body. But here she is, at the 50th Annual Magician’s Games. And she’s going to win. Read it soon on Daily Science Fiction!
Everyone dies, and everyone comes back. But wheel-breakers are too wicked to let live, and the Monks of the Task exist to keep them in the ground. Follow Arzey the monk as he travels the world to hunt down Garza the Provoker over the course of several lives. Read it soon on Beneath Ceaseless Skies.
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In a world where music is magic, a naturalist from an exiled race ventures from mountain to mountain and jungle to jungle on a quest to find his song. Here on Beneath Ceaseless Skies, and in The Year’s Best Science Fiction and Fantasy, 2014!