The 21 tales in this 33,000-word book blend soft sci-fi, humor, absurd, and literary fiction to take the reader on unexpected journeys. From a man with a closet full of wearable bodies, to a romance budding from a remarkable loaf of bread, to an interview with an angel that takes a dark turn, there are sure to be tales here for everyone (this book would be rated PG).
Five tales follow a relationship between two professors, Amanda and Carl, via twists of sci-fi invention. The other 16 tales involve a broad range of characters steeped in soft sci-fi, humorous, or absurd situations.
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The tales are brought to life in the 4-hour audiobook by the performances of Natalie Gray and Alexander Masters, who act in separate tales.
Ten of these tales are flash fiction for quick jaunts, while the others are for longer unexpected getaways.