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The Readers’ Guide

What’s in Issue 788

Novel Lucy and Eartha drop everything and prepare to reverse-engineer a cryonics chamber. Chief Schiavelli and Petrillo find that self-styled “secret” agent Toby Pelky is more than a handful.
Charles C. Cole, Murder in New Eden
Serial After a day of “high-school hell,” Tom is consoled by a fresh perspective from a friendly voice: Tim Miller, The Spoons of Jupiter, part 3; conclusion.
Self-discipline brings self-fulfillment. It doesn’t work the other way around: Channie Greenberg, The Extraordinary Quality of Happenstances of Small Importance, part 1; conclusion.

Conspiracy theories can be exciting fare for bored passengers waiting for an overdue train: Scott Jessop, What’s Coming on the 8:15? part 1; part 2; conclusion.

New contributor Lisa Phipps paints a picture of friendship and hope for a pregnant teenager in Mandy’s Song, part 1; conclusion.
New contributor Michael J. Collins, Red Dancer


Welcome Bewildering Stories welcomes Michael J. Collins and Lisa Phipps.
Challenge Challenge 788 says Simplest Is Best... but seldom easiest.
The Reading
Alison McBain reviews Craig DiLouie, One of Us.
The Art
Richard Ong, A Goddess of Olympus

A randomly rotating selection of Bewildering Stories’ art
NASA: Picture of the Day
Sky and Telescope, This Week’s Sky at a Glance

Randomly selected Bewildering motto:

Randomly selected classic rejection notice:

Bewildering Stories’ official mottoes:

“Poems are not made with ideas; they are made with words.” — Stéphane Mallarmé
Ars longa, vita brevis. Rough translation: “Proofreading never ends.”

To Bewildering Stories’ schedule: In Times to Come

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