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December 2014 ISSUE

The Sledge-Maker’s Daughter

Our sixth podcast for December is “The Sledge-Maker’s Daughter” written by Alastair Reynolds and read by Kate Baker.

 
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First published in Interzone, #209, April 2007.
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December 2014 ISSUE

The Sledge-Maker's Daughter

She stopped in sight of Twenty Arch Bridge, laying down her bags to rest her hands from the weight of two hog’s heads and forty pence worth of beeswax candles. While she paused, Kathrin adjusted the drawstring on her hat, tilting the brim to shade her forehead from the sun. Though the air was still [...]