Open and Shut is a brief short story in the A Prefect Dreyfus Emergency spinoff series.
It is set between the novels Aurora Rising and Elysium Fire and acts as a bridge between their storylines. It can be read as a midquel between the two novels, or a prequel just before the events of Elysium Fire. The short story features prefect Dreyfus as its main character.
It has not been published yet in any book anthology.
- The shortest short story in the Revelation Space series, to date.
- Open and Shut (full short story) at Hachette.co.uk