Daddy's World by Walter Jon Williams
Approx. 10,490 words.
Published on January 16, 2013.
A classic work from Walter Jon Williams, “Daddy’s World” earned the Nebula Award for Novelette in 2001.
Little Jamie lives with his family in an eerily perfect environment. But cracks begin to appear in Jamie’s world that reveal rifts within his family, and he begins to see the terrifying reality behind the walls of his life, and know that perfection has its price . . .