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July 2015 ISSUE

The Hunger Tower

Our fourth podcast for July is “The Hunger Tower” written by Pan Haitian and read by Kate Baker.

 
icon for podpress  Clarkesworld Magazine Issue 106 - The Hunger Tower by Pan Haitian [59:41m]: Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (21904)

 
Originally published in Chinese in Science Fiction World, June 2003.
 
Translated and published in partnership with Storycom.

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July 2015 ISSUE

The Hunger Tower

They saw the tower just as the suns were beginning to set.
Pure white and rising to a sharp point, it seemed to soar higher than even the darkly shadowed mountains in the distance. In the west-slanting light of the three suns, the tower stood out as a long, thin line of light against the gloomy [...]