"Beautifully written... essential reading for anyone interested not only in speculative fiction that plays with gender norms, but also in quality sf in general." — Booklist (starred review)
2021 Otherwise Award Honor List
Longlisted for the BSFA Award
Locus 2021 Recommended Reading List
50 million viewers
1 (?) forbidden love
1 chance to change the world
a far-future tale of family and social unrest
About the author
Benjamin Rosenbaum has been nominated for the Hugo, Nebula, BSFA, Sturgeon, and World Fantasy Awards. He is the author of the short story collection The Ant King and Other Stories, and the Ennie-nominated Jewish historical fantasy tabletop roleplaying game Dream Apart. His stories have been translated into 25 languages.
He is the co-host of the podcast Mohanraj and Rosenbaum Are Humans.
Originally from Arlington, VA, he lives near Basel, Switzerland with his wife and children.
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Also available in German as Die Auflösung, translated by Wolfgang Thon
“...the best SF novel I've read from 2021, by some margin.”
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You can reach Ben at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Press Contact: Martin Cahill, +1 318-373-9466 ext. 4
Ben's old blog is archived here.