Sarah Pinsker. The Low Hum of Her. (Asimovs August 2014)

asimovs201408An excellent story that packs a lot into four pages. A young girl and her father have to flee their country, with the jackboot of oppression poised above them, and her father replaces her recently departed grandmother with a passable clay, metal and electric version. The young girl does not take to her, but in the short four pages, a journey is undertaken, both for the girl and for the reader.

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