Table of Contents

July/August 2020 Vol. 44 Nos. 7 & 8

NOVELLA

Nic and Viv’s Compulsory Courtship by Will McIntosh

Tool Use by the Humans of Danzhai County by Derek Künsken

NOVELETTES

The Beast Adjoins by Ted Kosmatka

Marbles by Sean Monaghan

SHORT STORIES

Father by Ray Nayler

The Last Water Baron by Hollis Joel Henry

We All Lose if they Take Mizuba by Tom Purdom

Imaginary Children by Janet Stilson

Bereft, I Come to a Nameless World by Benjamin Rosenbaum

Why I’ll Never Get Tenure by Peter Wood

Generations by Megan Lindholm

POETRY

Bicameral by Herb Kauderer

Vintage Years by Deborah L. Davitt

Dog Day Afternoon by Adam Ford

Planets by Richard Schiffman

The Softness of Impossible Fossils by Robert Borski

DEPARTMENTS

Editorial: the 2020 Dell Magazines Awards by Sheila Williams

Reflections: Rereading L. Ron Hubbard by Robert Silverberg

On the Net: Sporty by James Patrick Kelly

Next Issue

On Books by Paul Di Filippo

The SF Conventional Calendar by Erwin S. Strauss