"Singles' Day"

Title"Singles' Day"
Year for Search2018
AuthorsMurray, Samantha
Secondary TitleInterzone
Volume / Editionno. 277
Pagination59-75
Date PublishedSeptember-October 2018
ISBN Number9781597809887
KeywordsAustralian author, Female author
Annotation

The story is set in an overpopulated future where once a year there are huge discounts for single people, with a lottery for larger living space and for transport off Earth to a newly settled planet. 

Additional Publishers

Rpt. in The Best Science Fiction of the Year. Volume 4. Ed. Neil Clarke (New York: Night Shade, 2019), 224-45, with an editor’s note on 224.

Illustration

Illus. Richard Wagner

Holding Institutions

PSt

Author Note

Australian female author

Full Text

2018 Murray, Samantha. “Singles’ Day.” Illus. Richard Wagner. Interzone, no. 277 (September-October 2018): 59-75. Rpt. in The Best Science Fiction of the Year. Volume 4. Ed. Neil Clarke (New York: Night Shade, 2019), 224-45, with an editor’s note on 224. PS

The story is set in an overpopulated future where once a year there are huge discounts for single people, with a lottery for larger living space and for transport off Earth to a newly settled planet. Australian female author