The First Century After Beatrice by Amin Maalouf

What if you could guarantee the birth of a boy?  Would you? Some of the best science fiction starts out with a simple premise, like the desire to have sons, and spins it out to its disastrous end.  Throughout history, throughout most of the world, sons have been desired over daughters.  This is still the case in much of the modern world and has been … Continue reading The First Century After Beatrice by Amin Maalouf