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Title: Bloodchild Title Record # 41597
Author: Octavia E. Butler
Date: 1984-06-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Webpages: drabblecast.org
Language: English
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Current Tags: science fiction (1), aliens (1) Add Tags

Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1984 Bloodchild [as by Octavia Butler]
Year Language Title
1986Translated by 小野田和子 (Kazuko Onoda)
Japanese
血をわけた子供?Chi o Waketa Kodomo
[as by
オクテイヴィア・E・バトラー?Okutivia E. Batoraa
Okutivia E. Batorā
]
1986Translated by Jürgen Langowski
German Blutsbande
1986Translated by Dana Frišić
Croatian Dijete krvi
1987 Italian Figlio di sangue

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, June 1984 1984-06-00 ed. Shawna McCarthy Davis Publications   $1.75 180
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Wayne Barlowe Checkmark
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Second Annual Collection 1985-04-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Bluejay Books 0-312-94485-3 $10.95 573
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Thomas Kidd Checkmark
The Year's Best Science Fiction: Second Annual Collection 1985-04-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Bluejay Books 0-312-94484-5 $19.95 573
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Thomas Kidd Checkmark
The 1985 Annual World's Best SF 1985-06-00 ed. Arthur W. Saha, Donald A. Wollheim DAW Books (DAW Collectors #630) 0-88677-047-5 / UE2047 $2.95 302
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Frank Kelly Freas Checkmark
The 1985 Annual World's Best SF 1985-06-00 ed. Arthur W. Saha, Donald A. Wollheim DAW Books / New American Library of Canada 0-88677-047-5 / UE2047 C$3.95 302
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Frank Kelly Freas Checkmark
Terry Carr's Best Science Fiction of the Year 1985-07-00 ed. Terry Carr Tor 0-812-53273-2 $3.50 384
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Michael W. Carroll Checkmark
The 1985 Annual World's Best SF 1985-09-00 ed. Arthur W. Saha, Donald A. Wollheim DAW Books / SFBC 04755 $4.98 ix+
239
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Richard Powers Checkmark
Best Science Fiction of the Year 14 1985-10-00 ed. Terry Carr Gollancz 0-575-03714-8 £9.95 376
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Best SF of the Year #14 1985-10-00 ed. Terry Carr Gollancz 0-575-03747-4 £4.95 376
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Checkmark
Nebula Awards 20 1985-11-00 ed. George Zebrowski Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 0-15-164927-8 $17.95 372
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Nebula Awards 20 1985-11-00 ed. George Zebrowski Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 0-15-665477-6 $8.95 xi+
372
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth H. Wendler Checkmark
S-Fマガジン 1986年02月号, #335?Esu-Efu Magajin 1986-nen 02-gatsu Gō, #335
Esu-Efu Magajin 1986-nen 02-gatsu Gou, #335
S-F Magajin 1986-nen 02-gatsu Gō, #335
S-F Magajin 1986-nen 02-gatsu Gou, #335
1986-02-00 ed.
今岡清?いまおかきよし
Kiyoshi Imaoka
早川書房?Hayakawa Shobō
Hayakawa Shobo
はやかわしょぼう
ハヤカワショボウ
     
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
mag  
Isaac Asimovs Science Fiction Magazin 27. Folge 1986-06-00 ed. Friedel Wahren Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #4294) 3-453-31301-1 DM 7.80 239+
[1]
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Karel Thole Checkmark
Sirius, #121/122 1986-07-05 ed.
Milivoj Pašiček?Milivoj Pasicek
Milivoj Pashichek
Vjesnik   400 din. 196
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
mag Philip Castle Checkmark
Millemondiestate 1987: 3 Romanzi brevi e 13 Racconti 1987-06-00 ed. Gianni Montanari Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Millemondi #31)   7,000 Lit 378
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Karel Thole  
Science Fiction: The Science Fiction Research Association Anthology 1988-00-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Patricia S. Warrick, Charles G. Waugh Harper & Row 0-06-046941-2   xi +
522
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Checkmark
The Best of Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine 1988-02-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Ace Books 0-441-05498-6 $3.50 258
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth John Harris Checkmark
The New Hugo Winners: Award-Winning Science Fiction Stories 1989-12-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg Wynwood Press 0-922066-21-3 $17.95 320
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Britt Taylor Collins Checkmark
The New Hugo Winners 1990-05-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg Wynwood / SFBC 17008 $8.98 320
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Britt Taylor Collins Checkmark
Aliene, Amazzoni, Astronaute 1990-06-00 ed. Oriana Palusci Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 88-04-33438-X   437
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Andreas Fröschl Checkmark
The New Hugo Winners 1991-09-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg Baen 0-671-72081-3 $4.50 320
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Vincent Di Fate Checkmark
Foundations of Fear 1992-09-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Tor 0-312-85074-3 $27.50 660
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Thomas Canty Checkmark
Foundations of Fear 1992-10-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Tor / BOMC   $21.95 660
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Thomas Canty  
80年代SF傑作選〔下〕?80 Nendai SF Kessakusen (Ge)
1992-10-00 ed.
小川,隆?おがわたかし
Takashi Ogawa
,
山岸真?やまぎしまこと
Makoto Yamagishi
早川書房?Hayakawa Shobō
Hayakawa Shobo
はやかわしょぼう
ハヤカワショボウ
(
ハヤカワ文庫・SF?Hayakawa Bunko SF
#989)
4-15-010989-3 ¥940 557
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Checkmark
Foundations of Fear 1993-07-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Tor / QPBC   $15.95 660
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Thomas Canty  
Invaders! 1993-12-00 ed. Jack Dann, Gardner Dozois Ace Books 0-441-01519-0 $4.50 241
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Joan Pelaez Checkmark
Visions of Fear 1994-11-00 ed. David G. Hartwell Tor 0-812-55001-3 $5.99 433
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Tom Canty Checkmark
Women of Wonder, the Contemporary Years: Science Fiction by Women from the 1970s to the 1990s 1995-07-00 ed. Pamela Sargent Harvest / Harcourt Brace 0-15-600033-4 $15.00 vi+
420
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Cliff Nielsen Checkmark
Bloodchild and Other Stories 1995-08-00 Octavia E. Butler Four Walls Eight Windows 1-56858-055-X $18.00 x+
145
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Barry D. Marcus Checkmark
Bloodchild and Other Stories 1996-11-00 Octavia E. Butler Seven Stories Press 1-888363-36-3 $10.00 x+
145
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll  
The Prentice Hall Anthology of Science Fiction and Fantasy 2000-07-28 ed. Garyn G. Roberts Prentice-Hall 0-13-021280-6 $47.00 xviii+
1166
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Frank R. Paul  
Bloodchild and Other Stories 2001-05-00 Octavia E. Butler G. K. Hall & Co. (G.K. Hall Large Print Science Fiction Series) 0-7838-9402-3 $26.95 183
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Ikarus 2002 2002-00-00 ed. Wolfgang Jeschke Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #6390) 3-453-19669-4 €12.00 842
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Donato Checkmark
The Prentice Hall Anthology of Science Fiction and Fantasy 2003-00-00 ed. Garyn G. Roberts Prentice-Hall 0-13-021280-6   xviii+
1166
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Frank R. Paul Checkmark
The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Fantasy and Science Fiction 2004-07-00 ed. Charles N. Brown, Jonathan Strahan Voyager / HarperCollins (Australia) 0-7322-7872-4 A$32.95 xiii+
559+
[2]
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Checkmark
The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Science Fiction and Fantasy 2004-07-00 ed. Charles N. Brown, Jonathan Strahan Eos / HarperCollins 0-06-059426-8 $15.95 xiii+
512+
[2]
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Michael Whelan Checkmark
The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Fantasy and Science Fiction 2005-07-00 ed. Charles N. Brown, Jonathan Strahan Voyager / HarperCollins (Australia) 0-7322-7873-2 A$19.95 xvi+
677
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
Bloodchild and Other Stories, Second Edition 2005-10-00 Octavia E. Butler Seven Stories Press 1-58322-698-2 $14.00 viii+
214
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Barry D. Marcus Checkmark
The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories 2011-10-31 ed. Ann VanderMeer, Jeff VanderMeer Corvus 978-0-85789-487-8 £25.00  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories 2012-05-08 ed. Ann VanderMeer, Jeff VanderMeer Tor 978-0-7653-3360-5 $39.99 xx+
1126
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Nic Cheetham Checkmark
The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories 2012-05-08 ed. Ann VanderMeer, Jeff VanderMeer Tor 978-0-7653-3362-9 $29.99 xx+
1126
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Nic Cheetham Checkmark
The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories 2012-05-08 ed. Ann VanderMeer, Jeff VanderMeer Tor / SFBC 1356431 $22.99 xx+
1126
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Nic Cheetham Checkmark
Bloodchild and Other Stories 2012-07-00 Octavia E. Butler Open Road Integrated Media 978-1-4532-6547-5 $14.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Invaders! 2013-03-25 ed. Jack Dann, Gardner Dozois Baen 978-1-62579-119-1 $4.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Ron Miller  
The Drabblecast, #300 2013-10-31 ed. Norm Sherman The Drabblecast   $0.00  
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
mag Checkmark
The Big Book of Science Fiction: The Ultimate Collection 2016-07-12 ed. Ann VanderMeer, Jeff VanderMeer Vintage Crime/Black Lizard / Vintage Books 978-1-101-91009-2 $25.00 xxxi+
1178
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Bruce Pennington Checkmark
The Big Book of Science Fiction: The Ultimate Collection 2016-07-12 ed. Ann VanderMeer, Jeff VanderMeer Vintage Crime/Black Lizard / Vintage Books 978-1-101-91010-8 $25.00  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Bruce Pennington  
The Big Book of Science Fiction: The Ultimate Collection 2016-07-12 ed. Ann VanderMeer, Jeff VanderMeer Vintage Crime/Black Lizard / SFBC 14-1016912 $19.55 xxxi+
1178
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Bruce Pennington  
Bloodchild and Other Stories date unknown Octavia E. Butler Seven Stories Press 1-888363-36-3 $10.00 x+
145
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Barry D. Marcus Checkmark
Bloodchild and Other Stories date unknown Octavia E. Butler Seven Stories Press 1-888363-36-3 $10.00 x+
145
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Barry D. Marcus Checkmark
The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Science Fiction and Fantasy date unknown ed. Charles N. Brown, Jonathan Strahan Eos / HarperCollins 0-06-059426-8 $15.95 xiii+
514
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Michael Whelan Checkmark
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