Saturday, July 3, 2010

Paolo Bacigalupi's "Small Offerings" (short story, population dystopia, free)

This might have been ok at flash fiction length - I found all but last couple of paras a drag.

A hospital nurse has taken extreme measures to ensure the kids of not-so-well-off will have a chance in an overpopulated world...

Fact sheet.

First published: Lou Anders (ed)'s "Fast Forward 1" (anthology, 2007).
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Rating: B.
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