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Title: A Habit of Waste Title Record # 478161
Author: Nalo Hopkinson
Date: 1996-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Note: First published in Fireweed #53, 1996.
Synopsis: The daughter of Caribbean immigrants, who has switched her natural body for one matching the cultural ideal of a slim blonde, meets an elderly Caribbean immigrant who teaches her how traditional ways can adapt to a new environment.
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Publications

Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Women of Other Worlds: Excursions Through Science Fiction and Feminism 1999-00-00 ed. Helen Merrick, Tess Williams University of Western Australia Press 1-876268-32-8
A$29.95?A$: Australian dollar
xv+
472
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 Freddie Baer Checkmark
Northern Suns 1999-04-00 ed. Glenn Grant, David G. Hartwell Tor 0-312-86461-2
$24.95?$: US dollar
382
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Northern Suns 2000-04-00 ed. Glenn Grant, David G. Hartwell Tor 0-312-86462-0
$14.95?$: US dollar
382
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
Skin Folk 2001-12-00 Nalo Hopkinson Aspect / Warner Books 0-446-67803-1
$12.95?$: US dollar
255
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 Mark Harrison Checkmark
Sense of Wonder: A Century of Science Fiction 2011-00-00 ed. Leigh Ronald Grossman Wildside Press 978-1-4344-3079-3
$49.99?$: US dollar
992
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  
Sense of Wonder: A Century of Science Fiction 2011-12-20 ed. Leigh Ronald Grossman Wildside Press 978-1-4344-4035-8
$39.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Checkmark
Skin Folk 2015-01-27 Nalo Hopkinson Open Road Integrated Media 978-1-5040-0119-9
$7.99?$: US dollar
258
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Skin Folk 2018-07-03 Nalo Hopkinson Open Road Integrated Media 978-1-5040-5276-4
$12.99?$: US dollar
218
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  
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