Science fiction (Novelty)

So Long Earth

So Long Earth


Michael Bienenstock

ISBN: 9780578592015
Year of publication: 2020

Michael Bienenstock SO LONG EARTH This book is dedicated to my better half, Debra Katz, and my hero Samuel Bienenstock I would also like to acknowledge all the hard work of my copy editor Maria Lewytzkyj-Milligan. I would also like to applaud all the people in the world who are trying to save the planet, clean up the environment and save humanity from destruction. Prologue Denver, CO, September 2017 Dr. Thomas Burns could not believe what he was hearing. He was sitting in a restaurant with his ...

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The Fourth Science Fiction Megapack

The Fourth Science Fiction Megapack


Murray Leinster
Theodore Sturgeon
Isaac Asimov
Philip K Dick
Henry Kuttner
Harry Harrison
Ayn Rand
John Gregory Betancourt
Edgar Pangborn
Mary A Turzillo
Donald A Wollheim
E C Tubb
Marissa Lingen
Katherine MacLean
Ray Cluley
Milton Lesser
Kurt Vonnegut, Jr
Jason Andrew
Larry Hodges
Carmelo á
Cynthia Ward
George H Scithers
James C Stewart
John Russell Fearn
James K Moran

ISBN: 9781434448811
Year of publication: 2012

THE FOURTH SCIENCE FICTION MEGAPACK 25 MODERN AND CLASSIC SCIENCE FICTION STORIES ZORA AND THE LAND ETHIC NOMADS, by Mary A. Turzillo Zora let them in, of course. How many friends do you have when you live in the Martian arctic And they were friends, after all, despite their smell days, weeks, in an environment suit did not improve the cheesy odor their bootliners emitted. They seemed more like friends because they were young, just kids, like her. In fact they seemed even younger than Zora. None ...

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The City in the Middle of the Night

The City in the Middle of the Night


Charlie Jane Anders

ISBN: 9780765379962
Year of publication: 2019

Charlie Jane Anders THE CITY IN THE MIDDLE OF THE NIGHT For my mom, who taught me about colonialism, and my dad, who taught me about human nature TRANSLATORS NOTE This manuscript has been translated from the original Xiosphanti and Argelan into Peak English, which as Jthkyklakno points out ref. 2327.288 has become the language which everyone reads, but nobody speaks, across several worlds and spacenodes. This exercise entailed a number of challenges, particularly with the Mouth sections, but ...

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The New Hugo Winners - Volume IV

The New Hugo Winners - Volume IV


Gregory Benford

ISBN: 0671878522
Year of publication: 1997

The New Hugo Winners - Volume IV ISBN: 0-671-87852-2 Cover art by Bob Eggleton First printing, November 1997 1992 50th Convention Orlando A Walk In The Sun by Geoffrey A. Landis Hard science fiction proceeds from a fidelity to both the facts and attitudes of science, into the murkier landscape of the human soul. In this crisply constructed story, Landis hedges his hero in with inescapable constraints, then demands that solution come from facing the hard facts of the airless moon. His way out ...

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A Closed and Common Orbit

A Closed and Common Orbit


Becky Chambers

ISBN: 9780062569400
Year of publication: 2016

Becky Chambers A Closed and Common Orbit For my parents and for Berglaug, respectively. The current timeline in this book begins during the final events of The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet. The past timeline begins approximately twenty Solar years prior. Feed source: Galactic Commons Department of Citizen Safety, Technology Affairs Division PublicKlip Legal Reference Files Artificial Intelligence Mimetic AI Housing Body Kits Encryption: 0 Translation: 0 Transcription: 0 Node identifier: ...

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Record of a Spaceborn Few

Record of a Spaceborn Few


Becky Chambers

ISBN: 9780062699220
Year of publication: 2018

Becky Chambers Record of a Spaceborn Few For Anne, who showed me I could. With the exception of the prologue, the timeline in this book begins during the final events of The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet. Prologue Four Standards Earlier Tessa Mom, can I go see the stars Tessa looked up from her small workbench and down to her even smaller daughter. I cant take you now, baby, she said. She nodded toward the cleanerbot she was trying to coax back to life. I want to finish this before your ...

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The New Voices of Science Fiction

The New Voices of Science Fiction


Hannu Rajaniemi
Alice Sola Kim
Suzanne Palmer
Amal El-Mohtar
E Lily Yu
Kelly Robson
Lettie Prell
Alexander Weinstein
David Erik Nelson
Rich Larson
Vina Jie-Min Prasad
Sam J Miller
Jason Sanford
Rebecca Roanhorse
Jacob Weisman
Nino Cipri
Jamie Wahls
S Qiouyi Lu
Amman Sabet
Samantha Mills
Darcie Little Badger
Sarh Pinsker

ISBN: 9781616962913
Year of publication: 2019

THE NEW VOICES OF SCIENCE FICTION Edited by Hannu Rajaniemi and Jacob Weisman INTRODUCTION JACOB WEISMAN The New Voices of Science Fiction collects stories by writers whom Hannu Rajaniemi and I believe will become increasingly important in the years to come. All the stories in this volume were published quite recently, after 2014, and the writers themselves for the most part are new to their success. Many of these writers will be writing and publishing their first novels in the next few years, ...

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Galactic Lebensraum

Galactic Lebensraum


John G Evans

ISBN: 9781500723583
Year of publication: 2014

John G. Evans GALACTIC LEBENSRAUM CHAPTER ONE April 2083 A range of mountains towered over a beautiful alpine valley. Below the forested escarpments a lake glowed, its calm waters stretching far into the distance. Konrad lay amongst the tall wild flowers and grasses which filled the meadow high above the beautiful backdrop. A butterfly appeared before him, its wings shimmering like oil on water. He followed the butterfly as it flew across the meadow, stopping occasionally as it did to land upon ...

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In Search of the Unknown

In Search of the Unknown


Robert W Chambers

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Year of publication: 2014

In Search of the Unknown Robert W. Chambers Dedication To My Friend E. Le Grand Beers MY DEAR LE GRAND,You and I were early drawn together by a common love of nature. Your researches into the natural history of the treetoad, your observations upon the mudturtles of Providence Township, your experiments with the freshwater lobster, all stimulated my enthusiasm in a scientific direction, which has crystallized in this helpful little book, dedicated to you.Pray accept it as an insignificant payment ...

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Before The Golden Age

Before The Golden Age


Isaac Asimov

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Year of publication: 0

Before the Golden Age A Science Fiction Anthology of the 1930s Edited by Isaac Asimov INTRODUCTION TO MANY science fiction readers who are now in their middle years, there was a Golden Age of Science Fictionin capital letters. That Golden Age began in 1938, when John Campbell became editor of Astounding Stories and remolded it, and the whole field, into something closer to his hearts desire. During the Golden Age, he and the magazine he edited so dominated science fiction that to read Astounding ...

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I Hope You Get This Message

I Hope You Get This Message


Farah Naz Rishi

ISBN: 9780062741455
Year of publication: 2019

Farah Naz Rishi I HOPE YOU GET THIS MESSAGE For Shaz I hope you found your light, but I hope you know you were mine. The stars will be watching us, and we will show them what it is to be a thin crescent moon. You and I unselfed, will be together, indifferent to idle speculation, you and I. Kulliyat-e Shams, 2114, by Rumi THE OFFICIAL RECORDS OF THE INTERPLANETARY AFFAIRS COMMITTEE TRIAL: TERMINATION OF PROJECT EPOCH DURATION: EIGHT DAYS ANNUNCIATION AND ROLL CALL: The Interplanetary Affairs ...

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Blank Space

Blank Space


Christian Oesterling

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Year of publication: 2019

Christian Oesterling BLANK SPACE INTO THE DEPTHS OF THE UNIVERSE Chapter 1: Nightingale emerged from the other end of the warp, sleek and elegant. Once fully warped, the ripples ceased behind them, the blackness once again is seen, as if they had materialized from the very emptiness itself. Oliver hit a button above his head, which lit up a deep green. Outpost 73 this is Nightingale, exploration vessel on behalf of Celestria, and The Empire Of Humanity as a result. Permission to move out into ...

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The General Zapped an Angel: Stories

The General Zapped an Angel: Stories


Howard Fast

ISBN: 9780062908445
Year of publication: 2019

Howard Fast THE GENERAL ZAPPED AN ANGEL STORIES For Rachel and Paul: Greetings Preface by Mark Harris In 1950, Joseph McCarthy tried to silence Howard Fast. It was a fools errand. Called to testify before the House Un-American Activities Committee, Fast refused to name names, served three months in prison for contempt of Congress, and had to resort for some time to a pseudonym to survive the blacklist. It was scarcely a speed bump in a career of astonishing variety and prolificity. Fast was a ...

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The Starfighter Invitation

The Starfighter Invitation


Andrea K öst

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Year of publication: 0

1 demo 1 No-one wins an MMO. Theyre games that are designed around progression: gaining max level, then working with a group to get the very best gear, with countless time fillers to keep you busy until the next game expansion is released, and then you start the grind all over again. Plot optional, and the only real boasting rights in being the first to do something. First to max level. First to down a raid boss. First to unlock gated content, or reach a new zone. The last is what I like to door ...

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The Pyramids of London

The Pyramids of London


Andrea K öst

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Year of publication: 0

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS With deep thanks to Sherwood Smith, Antoine, and KA, for making this book better. AUTHORS NOTE This book is in Australian English. A character list and glossary are included at the back. обратно ONE Sunlight picked out motes of dust, and burnished mellow wood to match Arianne Seaforths hair as she strolled through the Southern Nomarchs library. Heavy bookcases jutted from the inner wall, stopping short of the many-paned windows, and Rian walked along a corridor formed by the ...

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