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Title: The Boarder

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Title: The Boarder Title Record # 944578
Author: Madeleine E. Robins
Date: 1982-07-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Synopsis: An elderly woman is unwillingly assigned a stranded extraterrestrial to live in her apartment, and even though it is completely alien and cannot communicate, the two become friends.
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Current Tags: female protagonist (1), elderly protagonist (1), interspecies friendship (1), only Earth (1) Add Tags

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Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1982 The Boarder [as by Madeleine Robins]
Year Language Title
1984Translated by Ingrid Jurela-Jarak
Croatian Podstanar
1992Translated by Jürgen Langowski
German Der Untermieter

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, July 1982 1982-07-00 ed. Kathleen Moloney Davis Publications   $1.50 180
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 Joe Burleson Checkmark
Isaac Asimov's Aliens & Outworlders 1983-03-00 ed. Shawna McCarthy Davis Publications   $2.95 288
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".
anth Checkmark
Isaac Asimov's Aliens & Outworlders 1983-04-00 ed. Shawna McCarthy The Dial Press 0-385-27912-4 $12.95 288
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Sirius, #97 1984-07-05 ed.
Borivoj Jurković?Borivoj Jurkovic
Borivoj Jurkovich
Vjesnik   60 din. 132
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 Checkmark
Der Fensterjesus 1992-00-00 ed. Wolfgang Jeschke Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #4880) 3-453-05396-6 DM 16.80 526
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 Thomas Thiemeyer Checkmark
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