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Fiddling for Waterbuffaloes

S. P. Somtow

Fiddling for Waterbuffaloes

by S. P. Somtow

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Published by Pulphouse Pub .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8636193M
    ISBN 10156146547X
    ISBN 109781561465477
    OCLC/WorldCa25684605

    Syllabus/Leigh Grossman English /short story University of Connecticut/Fall James Morrow, “City of Truth” group 2 leads discussion 9/29 YARNS AND SEA STORIES Jack Vance, “Sail 25” S. P. Somtow, “Fiddling for Water Buffaloes” group 3 leads discussion 10/04 NONLINEAR NARRATIVES James Tiptree Jr., “Her Smoke Rose Up Forever” F. M. Busby, “If This Is Winnetka, You Must. * Fiddling for Waterbuffaloes [as by Somtow Sucharitkul], (nv) Analog Apr Fiddling for Waterbuffaloes, Pulphouse * Fire from the Wine-Dark Sea [as by Somtow Suchiratkul], (ss) Other Worlds #1, ed. Roy Torgeson, Zebra ; revised. The Pavilion of Frozen Women, Gollancz

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Short stories. Description: xviii, pages ; 22 cm: Contents: Sitting around the pool, soaking up the rays / Frederick Pohl --The Thursday events / Y. Yonglie --User friendly / S. Robinson --Life as an ant / A. Carneiro --Fiddling for water buffaloes / S. Sucharitkul --S is for snake / L. Aldani --The divided Carla / J. Nesvadba.   TALES FROM THE PLANET EARTH (St. Martin's, $) is a theme anthology with a difference. The cover and title page inform us that the book was .

    In , Gardner Dozois gathered together what he thought was the best short science fiction of the previous year. He scrutinized as many of the magazines, collections and anthologies published in that he could get his hands on and chose those which he felt best represented the science fiction field. Signed Book plate & Book Transcription by Kate Atkinson Rare Red Edged Hbk 1st E. £ From A to B: Tales of Modern Motoring by Martin Parr (Paperback, ) SIGNED FIDDLING FOR WATERBUFFALOES By S.P. SOMTOW, 1st US P/B. £ + £ postage. Make offer - FIDDLING FOR WATERBUFFALOES By S.P. SOMTOW, 1st US P/B.


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Fiddling for Waterbuffaloes by S. P. Somtow Download PDF EPUB FB2

"Fiddling for waterbuffaloes" is probably a native Thai expression. It means (as read from this novel) doing something useless.

We also have waterbuffaloes in our country (and the people here also look like Thais) and I know waterbuffaloes (the carabaos) are impervious to music so that even if you play Mozart on one's face all day its expression won't change a bit.1/5. Fiddling for Waterbuffaloes [S.

Somtow] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. ® Best Sellers Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Sell Us Your Books Best Books of the Month Kindle eBooks. FIDDLING FOR WATERBUFFALOES by Somtow, s p and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at In this collection they were: "Fiddling for Waterbuffaloes" by Somtow Sucharitkul - a delightfully refreshing take on first conact - the Thai variant.

"Chance" by Connie Willis - Hands down one of t4/5. Title: Fiddling for Waterbuffaloes Title Record # Author: S. Somtow Date: Type: SHORTFICTION Length: novelette Language: English User Rating: (1 vote) Including variants and translations: (2 votes) Your vote: Not cast VOTE Current Tags: Thailand (1) Add Tags.

This book is the fourth volume in Gardner Dozois's Year's Best Science Fiction series. Readers now anxiously wait for it each year; there is no doubt that it will appear. "Fiddling for waterbuffaloes" by Somtow Sucharitkul - the well known Thai-American writer offers here an extremely funny and interesting story about an alien stranded on Reviews: 07) Fiddling for Waterbuffaloes by S.

Somtow 08) S Is for Snake by Lino Aldani 09) The Divided Carla by Josef Nesvadba 10) The View from the Top of the Tower by Harry Harrison 11) Don’t Knock the Rock by A.

Bertram Chandler 12) The Owl of Bear Island by Jon Bing 13) Contacts of a Fourth Kind by Ljuben Dilov 14) Infestation by Brian W. Aldiss. Fiddling for waterbuffaloes / Somtow Sucharitkul — Into gold / Tanith Lee — Sea change / Scott Baker — Covenant of souls / Michael Swanwick — The pure product / John Kessel — Grave angels / Richard Kearns — Tangents / Greg Bear — The beautiful and the sublime / Bruce Sterling — A Lap Dance with the Lobster Lady is a far more grown-up affair when compared to something like Somtow’s Fiddling for Waterbuffaloes.

The carnivalesque atmosphere is redolent of Weird Tales and the environment of a boring rural existence somewhere remote in the USA is typically well drawn.

“Fiddling For Waterbuffaloes,” Analog Apr ; also in TALESFROM PLANETEARTH, ed. Fred Pohl, St. Martin’s () and BEST SCIENCE FICTION, edited by Dozois (St. Martin’sPress); also chapbook from Pulphouse Press (L)(G)(N) “ResurrecTech™,” Night Cry, Winter(Bram Stoker Award Nominee)   "Fiddling for waterbuffaloes" by Somtow Sucharitkul - the well known Thai-American writer offers here an extremely funny and interesting story about an alien stranded on Earth, in a little provincial town in Thailand; this absolutely hilarious tale is for my personal taste the SECOND BEST in the whole anthology; I was however somehow surprised Reviews: Buffalypso composite breed derived from the riverine breeds Murrah, Jafarabadi, Nili-Ravi, Surti, and Nagpuri.

The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourth Annual Collection eBook: Dozois, Gardner: : Kindle StoreReviews: The Book of Rememberers and Warriors () [SF] also appeared as: Fiddling for Waterbuffaloes () [only as by Somtow Sucharitkul] I Wake from a Dream of a Drowned Star City () A Lap Dance with the Lobster Lady () The Bird Catcher () Nonfiction.

"A Bluejay Book"--T.p. verso Introduction: Summation / Gardner Dozois -- R & R / Lucius Shepard -- Hatrack River / Orson Scott Card -- Strangers on Paradise / Damon Knight -- Pretty boy crossover / Pat Cadigan -- Against Babylon / Robert Silverberg -- Fiddling for waterbuffaloes / Somtow Sucharitkul.

Somtow (a rearrangement of his real name Somtow Papinian Sucharitkul; Thai: สมเถา สุจริตกุล; RTGS: Somthao Sucharitakun; born 30 December ) is a Thai-American musical is also a science fiction, fantasy, and horror author writing in.

“Fiddling For Waterbuffaloes,” Analog Apr also in TALES FROM PLANET EARTH, ed. Fred Pohl, St. Martin’s () and BEST SCIENCE FICTION, edited by Dozois (St. Martin’s Press). Make offer - FIDDLING FOR WATERBUFFALOES By S.P. SOMTOW, 1st US P/B MODERN ENGLISH SHORT STORIES: The World's ClassicsPhyllis M.

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"Fiddling for Waterbuffaloes" () by S. Somtow ([as by Somtow Sucharitkul9 "Into Gold" () by Tanith Lee "Sea Change" () by Scott Baker "Covenant of Souls" () by Michael Swanwick "The Pure Product" () by John Kessel "Grave Angels" () by Richard Kearns "Tangents" () by.

Jim Frenkel published it as part of his Bluejay Books line (for three years) and it has been produced every year since then (by St. Martins's Press). The book is produced in two formats: a hard cover edition and a perfect bound paper cover version. Fiddling for Waterbuffaloes: 4: Tanith Lee: Into Gold.Brian W.

Aldiss's "Infestation (English), Tetsu Yano's "The Legend of the Paper Spaceship" (Japan), Carlos M. Federici's "In the Blink of an Eye" (Uruguay), Joseph Nesvadba's "The Divided Carla" (Czechoslovakia), and Somtow Sucharitkul's "Fiddling for Water Buffaloes" (Thailand) are among the finest stories of the year.More than any other anthology, this volume truly is the best science fiction of the year--the single book no SF fan can be without.

Fiddling for Waterbuffaloes by Somtow Sucharitkul (show 21 more) Into Gold by Tanith Lee. Sea Change {short story} by Scott Baker/5(1).