I Sing the Body Electric: And Other Stories


William Morrow Paperbacks - An amazing electrical Grandmother may come to live with a grieving family. An amazing electrical Grandmother may come to live with a grieving family. A man may take abraham Linkoln out of the grave--and meet another who puts him back. An old parrort may have learned over long evenings to imitate the voice of Ernest Hemingway, and become the last link to the last link to the great man.

Ray bradbury characters may find themselves anywhere and anywhen. A horrified mother may give birth to a strange blue pyramid. The mind of ray bradbury is a wonder-filled carnival of delight and terror that stretches from the verdant Irish countryside to the coldest reaches of outer space. A priest on mars may confront his fondest dream: to meet the Messiah.

A man may take abraham Lincoln out of the grave--and meet another who puts him back. Ray bradbury characters may find themselves anywhere and anywhen. Yet all his work is united by one common thread: a vivid and profound understanding of the vast set of emotions that bring strength and mythic resonance to our frail species.

I Sing the Body Electric: And Other Stories - Travel on an unpredictable and unforgettable literary journey--safe in the hands of one the centurys great men of imagination. A priest on mars may confront his fondest dream: to meet the Messiah. Travel on an unpredictable and unforgettable literary journey--safe in the hands of the century's great men of imagination.

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The Gods Themselves: A Novel


Spectra - The transference process itself will eventually lead to the destruction of the Earth's Sun—and of Earth itself. Only a few know the terrifying truth—an outcast Earth scientist, a rebellious alien inhabitant of a dying planet, a lunar-born human intuitionist who senses the imminent annihilation of the Sun.

In the twenty-second century earth obtains limitless, free energy from a source science little understands: an exchange between Earth and a parallel universe, using a process devised by the aliens. They know the truth—but who will listen? they have foreseen the cost of abundant energy—but who will believe? These few beings, human and alien, hold the key to Earth's survival.

The Gods Themselves: A Novel - But even free energy has a price.

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The Cat's Pajamas: Stories


William Morrow Paperbacks - The recipient of the 2000 national book foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters, he ranks among the most beloved -- and widely read -- of American authors. The final piece in the collection is a story-poem, Twain, Dickens, Wilde, Melville, a fond salute from Bradbury to his literary heroes Shaw, Poe, Chesterton, and Kipling.

The cat's pajamas is just that -- the bee's knees -- a touching, and tender collection from the incomparable Ray Bradbury, timeless, and a anoramic view of an amazingly long, rich, and fertile creative career. Henry" booklist takes us on an amazing walk through his six-decade career, presenting twenty-two tales -- some old, some new, all but two never before published.

The Cat's Pajamas: Stories - Here you will find stories strange and scary, nostalgic and bittersweet, humorous and heart-touching, ranging from the not-so-long-gone past to an unknowable future: a group of senators drinks a bit too much -- and gambles away the United States; a newlywed couple buys an old house and finds their fledgling relationship tested; two mysterious strangers arrive at a rooming house and baffle their fellow occupants with strange crying in the night; a lonely woman takes a last chance on love.

Ray bradbury is, indisputably, one of America's greatest storytellers. In the cat's pajamas, this "latter-day O.

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Double Star


Phoenix Pick - Double star is considered by many to be the finest of his titles. Many of heinlein’s fans consider the novels he wrote in the fifties amongst the author’s strongest work; when he was at the peak of his talents. He is given a mission where failure would not only mean his own death, it would almost certainly mean an all-out planetary war.

Heinlein’s novels of the 1940s and 50s shaped every single science fiction writer of my generation and everyone currently writing science fiction. Or making science fiction movies. And double star is an excellent example of all the reasons why. Connie Willis. When he encounters a space-pilot who offers him a drink, before he knows what is going on, he is on Mars involved in a deep conspiracy with global consequences.

Double Star - It also won Heinlein his first Hugo. The story revolves around lawrence smith—also known as “Lorenzo the Great”—a down-and-out actor wasting the remainder of his life in bars. Brian aldiss called it his “most enjoyable novel. Whether it is the simplicity of a lively tale, or the depth of characterization, the complexity of the situation, the book has developed a loyal following.

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Friday


Phoenix Pick - His best since The Moon is a Harsh Mistress. Jerry pournelle“A charming protagonist in a story as sleekly engineered as a starship. Yet she is often treated like a second class citizen—if she were ever able to claim citizenship. This one should fly. Publishers weekly“one of heinlein’s best, which is to say one of the best in all of Science Fiction—terrific story with a superbly realized heroine and world.

Poul andersonFriday is a secret courier and ardent lover. The current version is a CORRECTED version. One of heinlein’s best, which is to say one of the best in all of Science Fiction—terrific story with a superbly realized heroine and world. Poul Anderson. Publisher's note dated 8/2/2018. Thrust into one calamity after another, she uses her enhanced wits and very many skills to evade, seduce or even kill her way out of any sticky situation she finds herself in.

Friday - All previous buyers of the book can download the new version. Employed by a man she only knows of as “boss”, she is given the most awkward and dangerous cases, which take her from New Zealand to Canada, and through the new States of America’s disunion, all the way out into the stars and the new colony of Botany Bay.

Please note the original uploaded version had an unacceptable number of typos our screw-up. But in friday heinlein has created one of the most enlightened, engaging and humane characters in the science fiction field, warm, gifting us a novel of female empowerment that was well ahead of its time.

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The Wild Girls Outspoken Authors Book 6


PM Press - Newly revised and presented here in book form for the first time, this Nebula Award-winning story tells of two captive "dirt children" in a society of sword and silk, whose determination to find a glimpse of justice leads to a violent and loving end. Also included is the nonfiction essay "staying awake while We Read" which demolishes the pretensions of corporate publishing and the basic assumptions of capitalism, and "Outspoken Author Interview, " which reveals the hidden dimensions of America's best-known sci-fi author.

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Overclocked: More Stories of the Future Present


Blackstone Publishing - Cory doctorow straps on his miner’s helmet and takes you deep into the caverns and underground rivers of pop culture, here filtered through SF-colored glasses. Enjoy. Neil gaimannew york times bestselling author Cory Doctorow has been hailed as one of the freshest voices in science fiction, and this collection of intriguing novellas is yet another reason why.

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to live through a bioweapon attack or to have every aspect of your life governed by invisible ants? In Cory Doctorow’s collection of novellas, he wields his formidable experience in technology and computing to give us mind-bending sci-fi tales that explore the possibilities of information technology—and its various uses—run amok.

Overclocked: More Stories of the Future Present - Anda’s game” is a spin on the bizarre new phenomenon of “cyber sweatshops, ” in which people are paid very low wages to play online games all day in order to generate in-game wealth, which can be converted into actual money. And yes, there’s a story about zombies, too. He sparkles! he fizzes! He does backflips and breaks the furniture! Science fiction needs Cory Doctorow.

Bruce sterling, award-winning author of Schismatrix Plus and The Difference Engine. Another tale tells of the heroic exploits of “sysadmins”—systems administrators—as they defend the cyberworld, and hence the world at large, from worms and bioweapons.

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The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year Volume 6


Night Shade Books - Brown, the new space opera with gardner Dozois, and Swords and Dark Magic: The New Sword and Sorcery. For the sixth year in a row, master anthologist Jonathan Strahan has collected stories to captivate, entertain, and showcase the very best the genre has to offer. Jonathan strahan has edited more than thirty anthologies and collections, including The Locus Awards with Charles N.

The science fiction and fantasy fields continue to evolve, setting new marks with each passing year. Critically acclaimed, and with a reputation for including award-winning speculative fiction, The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year is the only major "best of" anthology to collect both fantasy and science fiction under one cover.

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Dreamsongs: Volume I


Bantam - In fact. The first of two stunning collections, Dreamsongs: Volume I is a rare treat for readers, offering fascinating insight into his journey from young writer to award-winning master. Martin, and he always delivers. Robert Jordan. Gathered here in dreamsongs: Volume I are the very best of George R. A master of science fiction, fantasy and horror.

Even before a Game of Thrones, George R. R. Martin had already established himself as a giant in the field of fantasy literature. Martin is a writer like no other. The guardian U. K. Praise for george r. R. A dazzling array of subjects and styles that features extensive author commentary, Dreamsongs, Volume I is the perfect collection for both Martin devotees and a new generation of fans.

Dreamsongs: Volume I - R. Martin   “of those who work in the grand epic-fantasy tradition, Martin is by far the best.

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Sisters of the Revolution: A Feminist Speculative Fiction Anthology


PM Press - Sisters of the revolution gathers a highly curated selection of feminist speculative fiction science fiction, and more chosen by one of the most respected editorial teams in speculative literature today, horror, fantasy, the award-winning Ann and Jeff VanderMeer. Including new, emerging voices such as nnedi Okorafor and featuring international contributions from Angelica Gorodischer and many more, this collection seeks to expand the ideas of both contemporary fiction and feminism to new fronts.

Dark, satirical stories such as eileen Gunn’s “Stable Strategies for Middle Management” and the disturbing horror of James Tiptree Jr. S “the screwfly solution” reveal the charged intensity at work in the field. Including stories from the 1970s to the present day, the collection seeks to expand the conversation about feminism while engaging the reader in a wealth of imaginative ideas.

Sisters of the Revolution: A Feminist Speculative Fiction Anthology - Timmel duchamp, tanith lee, leonora carrington, Susan Palwick, Pamela Sargent, Rose Lemberg, Leena Krohn, Ursula K. Other contributors include anne richter, karin tidbeck, Carol Emshwiller, Hiromi Goto, Joanna Russ, Eleanor Arnason, Kelley Eskridge, Kit Reed, Kelly Barnhill, L. Le guin, and Vandana Singh.

Moving from the fantastic to the futuristic, subtle to surreal, these stories will provoke thoughts and emotions about feminism like no other book available today. From the literary heft of angela carter to the searing power of Octavia Butler, Sisters of the Revolution gathers daring examples of speculative fiction’s engagement with feminism.

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The End of Eternity: A Novel


Tor Books - Though each change has been made for the greater good, there are also always costs. During one of his assignments, Harlan meets and falls in love with Noÿs Lambent, a woman who lives in real time and space. It is widely regarded as Asimov's single best SF novel. Andrew harlan is an Eternal, a member of the elite of the future.

These changes are small, exactingly calculated shifts in the course of history, made for the benefit of humankind. One of the few who live in eternity, a location outside of place and time, Harlan's job is to create carefully controlled and enacted Reality Changes. Harlan's punishment? his next assignment: Kill the woman he loves before the paradox they have created results in the destruction of Eternity.

The End of Eternity: A Novel - At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software DRM applied. Then harlan learns that noÿs will cease to exist after the next Change, and he risks everything to sneak her into Eternity. Unfortunately, they are caught. One of isaac asimov's sf masterpieces, this stand-alone novel is a monument of the flowering of SF in the twentieth century.

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