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Redshirts: A Novel with Three Codas, by John Scalzi, Tor
Best NovellaThe Emperor's Soul, by Brandon Sanderson, Tachyon Publications
“The Girl-Thing Who Went Out For Sushi", by Pat Cadagon, Edge of Infinity, Solaris