Clifford D Simak (66 books):Last added By popularity By alphabetical order

Clifford D Simak - (Last added)

New Folks' Home : And Other Stories

New Folks' Home : And Other Stories


Clifford D Simak

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2016

New Folks Home And Other Stories The Complete Short Fiction of Clifford D. Simak, Volume Six Introduction by David W. Wixon Introduction The Names in Simak The night was as black as a stack of cats. Clifford D. Simak in A Death in the House Those who have read more than the occasional piece of Clifford D. Simaks fictionand done so with some attentionmay have noticed two things about the names of his characters. One is that Cliff repeats names, or portions of names, and uses them over and over ...

Keywords:
No Life of Their Own And Other Stories

No Life of Their Own And Other Stories


Clifford D Simak

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2016

No Life of Their Own And Other Stories The Complete Short Fiction of Clifford D. Simak, Volume Five Introduction by David W. Wixon Introduction Clifford Simaks Country by David W. Wixon A cawing crow skimmed over a distant ridge and slanted down into the valley shadow. From far away, down the river, came the quacking of a flock of mallards. Clifford D. Simak, in Census On numerous occasions during the last decades of his life, Clifford D. Simak was described, often with admiration but sometimes ...

Keywords:
Grotto of the Dancing Deer : And Other Stories

Grotto of the Dancing Deer : And Other Stories


Clifford D Simak

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2016

Grotto of the Dancing Deer And Other Stories The Complete Short Fiction of Clifford D. Simak, Volume Four Introduction by David W. Wixon Introduction The Language of Clifford D. Simak by David W. Wixon The day the barn caved in, Pa was ready to admit flat out that there was something to what Butchs Pa had said. It was all Ma could do to keep him from going up the road to see Andy Carter and talk to him by hand. Clifford D. Simak, in No Life of Their Own One of the most notable features of the ...

Keywords:
The Ghost of a Model T : And Other Stories

The Ghost of a Model T : And Other Stories


Clifford D Simak

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2015

The Ghost of a Model T And Other Stories The Complete Short Fiction of Clifford D. Simak, Volume Three Introduction by David W. Wixon Clifford D. Simak and City: The Seal of Greatness by David W. Wixon It would have been different, he thought, if we could have stayed on Earth, for there we would have had normal human contacts. We would not have thought so much, or brooded we could have rubbed away the guilt on the hides of other people. Clifford D. Simak, in Shadow Show In this, the third volume ...

Keywords:
The Big Front Yard and Other Stories

The Big Front Yard and Other Stories


Clifford D Simak

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2015

The Big Front Yard And Other Stories The Complete Short Fiction of Clifford D. Simak, Volume Two Introduction by David W. Wixon INTRODUCTION CLIFFORD D. SIMAK: LEARNING ALL THE WORDS Im looking for an alien, too. All of us, I think, are looking for your alien. Clifford D. Simak, in So Bright the Vision Clifford Donald Simak was born on August 3, 1904, on a ridge-top farm a few miles from the village of Millville in Grant County, Wisconsin a farm that belonged to his mothers parents. Cliffs ...

Keywords:
The Thing in the Stone : And Other Stories

The Thing in the Stone : And Other Stories


Clifford D Simak

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

The Thing in the Stone And Other Stories The Complete Short Fiction of Clifford D. Simak, Volume Twelve Introduction by David W. Wixon Introduction Clifford D. Simak: Seeker After the Truth by David W. Wixon His world sounds like a dismal one, she said. Dismal and holy. The two so often go together. Clifford D. Simak, in Special Deliverance Most people who have read a fair amount of Clifford D. Simaks fiction will, if asked to give a succinct description of it, resort to mentioning robots, ...

Keywords:
Dusty Zebra : And Other Stories

Dusty Zebra : And Other Stories


Clifford D Simak

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

Dusty Zebra And Other Stories The Complete Short Fiction of Clifford D. Simak, Volume Eleven Introduction by David W. Wixon Introduction Clifford D. Simak: Opinions of a Reticent Author by David W. Wixon Destiny, the way you made your life, the way you shaped your livingthe way it was meant to be, that way that it would be if you listened to the still, small voice that talked to you at the many turning points and crossroads. Clifford D. Simak, in Time and Again Clifford D. Simak fell in love ...

Keywords:
The Shipshape Miracle : And Other Stories

The Shipshape Miracle : And Other Stories


Clifford D Simak

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2017

The Shipshape Miracle And Other Stories The Complete Short Fiction of Clifford D. Simak, Volume Ten Introduction by David W. Wixon INTRODUCTION Little Things: The Way Clifford D. Simak Wrote The desk was scarred and battered, unlike the man himself. It was almost as if the desk, in the course of years, might have intervened itself to take the blows aimed at the man behind it. Clifford D. Simak, in Worlds Without End In 1976, when Clifford D. Simak was in the process of retiring from his long ...

Keywords:
I Am Crying All Inside : And Other Stories

I Am Crying All Inside : And Other Stories


Clifford D Simak

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2015

I Am Crying All Inside And Other Stories The Complete Short Fiction of Clifford D. Simak, Volume One Clifford D. Simak: Grand Master Indeed by David W. Wixon Music that had the whisper of rockets and the quietness of the void and the somber arches of eternal night. Clifford D. Simak in The Call from Beyond You are holding, either in your hands or in your circuits, the first volume of a projected series of fourteen collections that will, in the end, encompass every piece of professionally ...

Keywords:
A Death in the House : And Other Stories

A Death in the House : And Other Stories


Clifford D Simak

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2016

A Death in the House And Other Stories The Complete Short Fiction of Clifford D. Simak, Volume Seven Introduction by David W. Wixon INTRODUCTION The Misunderstood Hiatus We can travel forward to the day when all that exists comes to an end in the ultimate dispersion of wasted energy, when even space may be wiped out of existence and nothing but frozen time remains. Clifford D. Simak in The Creator After five of his stories were published in 193132the fifth being The Asteroid of Gold in the ...

Keywords:
Worrywart

Worrywart


Clifford D Simak

ISBN:
Year of publication: 1953

Worrywart by CLIFFORD D. SIMAK Illustrated by KNOTH CHARLEY PORTER is a copyreader on the Daily Times and a copyreader is a funny kind of critter. He is a comma watcher and a word butcher and a mighty tide of judgment set against the news. Hes a sort of cross between a walking encyclopedia and an ambulatory index. Occasionally you meet a reporter or an editor or you see their pictures or you hear them spoken of. But you never hear about a copyreader. The copyreader sits with his fellow ...

Keywords:
Spacebred Generations

Spacebred Generations


Clifford D Simak

ISBN:
Year of publication: 1953

Spacebred Generations by Clifford D. Simak THERE had been silencefor many generations. Then the silence ended. The Mutter came at dawn. The Folk awoke, crouching in their beds, listening to the Mutter. It had been spoken that one day would come the Mutter And that the Mutter would be the beginning of the End Jon Hoff awoke, and Mary Hoff, his wife. They were the only two within their cubicle, for they had no children. They were not yet allowed a child. Before they could have a child the elderly ...

Keywords:
Shadow Of Life

Shadow Of Life


Clifford D Simak

ISBN:
Year of publication: 1943

Shadow Of Life by Clifford D. Simak Illustrated by Kramer The thing at the control board tittered in sardonic mockery. Your creeds are all in error, it said. There is nothing but evil. Stephen Lathrop said wearily: Ive seen enough. Ive tried to show you the human race is something that never should have been, declared the thing. Maybe an experiment that went sour. By some queer quirk it took the wrong step, followed the wrong path. It became benevolent. There is no room for benevolence in the ...

Keywords:
Mr. Meek Plays Polo

Mr. Meek Plays Polo


Clifford D Simak

ISBN:
Year of publication: 1944

Mr. Meek Plays Polo by Clifford D. Simak Illustration by Ingels I THE SIGN READ: Atomic Motors Repaired. Busted Plates Patched Up. Rocket Tubes Relined. Wheeze In, Whiz Out It added, as an afterthought, in shaky, inexpert lettering: We Fix Anything. Mr. Oliver Meek stared owlishly at the sign, which hung from an arm attached to a metal standard sunk in solid rock. A second sign was wired to the standard just below the metal arm, but its legend was faint, almost illegible. Meek blinked at it ...

Keywords:
The World of the Red Sun

The World of the Red Sun


Clifford D Simak

ISBN: 9780748101962
Year of publication: 1988

THE WORLD OF THE RED SUN by Clifford D. Simak CHAPTER I Ready, Bill asked Harl Swanson. Bill Kressman nodded. Then kiss 1935 good-bye cried the giant Swede, and swung over the lever. The machine quivered violently, then hung motionless in pitch blackness. In the snap of a finger the bright sunlight was blotted out and a total darkness, a darkness painted with the devils brush, rushed in upon the two men. Electric lights glowed above the instrument boards, but their illumination was feeble ...

Keywords:

Pages