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Day 10, story 10: The Fire Gown

full_firegownTitle: The Fire Gown
Author: Michael Swanwick
Series: The Mongolian Wizard
Published: tor.com 2012
Genre: Fantasy, gas light fantasy, alternative history, mystery
Length: 4743 words, short story
Reading time: 24 min

I read this as part of my reading challenge: 25 short stories in 25 days.

This is the second story set in a the world that was started with the story: The Mongolian Wizard, which I read around Christmas last year. I remember thinking when I read the first story that what it was a great shame that there was not a novel set in this universe, so I was very happy when I found out that Swanwick had written more stories in it.

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