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Inhumanity

Inhumanity


Topher Bradshaw

ISBN: 9781370808328
Year of publication: 2016

Topher Bradshaw INHUMANITY A Short Novel I would like to thank my husband Hector for putting up with my crazy stories, and encouraging me to take the path others refuse to take. Chapter 1: Preparations Like This, Are Not for the Faint of Heart Its not the damp darkness or the smell of decaying materials surrounding me that bothers me tonight, its the fact that Ive planned this night for so long, and that the feeling of compassion has yet to arrive. I dont feel any remorse for my planned behavior ...

Keywords: Crime Death Murder revenge torture
Cyber Attack

Cyber Attack


Tim Washburn

ISBN: 9780786042531
Year of publication: 2018

Tim Washburn Cyber Attack Pinnacle Thrillers by TIM WASHBURN Cyber Attack The Day After Oblivion Cataclysm Powerless DEDICATION This book is dedicated to: Loren and Frances Washburn and Jack and Sue Cress CHAPTER 1 Washington Dulles International Airport The skyline around Dulles International Airport changed significantly in 2007, thanks to the construction of a new air traffic control tower that soars 325 feet above the surrounding landscape. With a panoramic view of the entire airport, the ...

Keywords: Cyber Warfare Cyberterrorism Terrorism Thriller
That Tiny Life

That Tiny Life


Erin Frances Fisher

ISBN: 9781487003661
Year of publication: 2018

Erin Frances Fisher THAT TINY LIFE We are survivors of immeasurable events, Flung upon some reach of land, Small, wet miracles without instructions, Only the imperative of change. Rebecca Elson, Evolution VALLEY FLOOR The sawbones squats, his satchel by his knees, his back to the cart and the mules and their feedbags. He runs his forefinger along the tourniquet above Roys knee, rubs the pus between his fingertips and thumb, sniffs the lot, and says hes taking Roys leg. Like shit you are, I say. ...

Keywords: Short Stories
Wandering Stars

Wandering Stars


Robert Silverberg
Bernard Malamud
Robert Sheckley
Isaac Asimov
Harlan Ellison
William Tenn
Pamela Sargent
Jack Dann
Avram Davidson
Horace L Gold
Isaac Bashevis Singer
Carol Carr
Geo Alec Effinger

ISBN: 9781580230056
Year of publication: 2013

WANDERING STARS AN ANTHOLOGY OF JEWISH FANTASY SCIENCE FICTION Edited by Jack Dann To my mother Edith N. Dann, who still makes the best chicken soup. Acknowledgments The editor would like to thank the following people for their help and ideas: Rabbi David S. Boros George Zebrowski Gardner Dozois Joe W. Haldeman Harry Altshuler and, of course, Victoria Schochet. INTRODUCTION Why Me Isaac Asimov When I was asked to do the introduction to this collection, that was the question I asked. Why me One ...

Keywords: Anthology Jewish anthologies Jewish fantasy Jewish fiction Jewish literature Jewish science fiction Jewish short stories
The Year's Best Dark Fantasy and Horror 2018 Edition

The Year's Best Dark Fantasy and Horror 2018 Edition


Jeffrey Ford
ín R Kiernan
Laird Barron
M Rickert
Conrad Williams
Steve Rasnic Tem
Mark Samuels
Kaaron Warren
Helen Marshall
Katherine Vaz
Robert Shearman
Priya Sharma
Ian Muneshwar
Aliette de Bodard
Carole Johnstone
Cassandra Khaw
Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam
Stephen Graham Jones
Paula Guran
Kate Marshall
Eden Royce
Simon Avery
Rebecca Roanhorse
Rebecca Campbell
Angela Slatter
Ashley Blooms
Lisa L Hannett
Robin Furth
Maria Dahvana Headley
Kai Ashante Wilson

ISBN: 9781607015284
Year of publication: 2018

THE YEARS BEST DARK FANTASY HORROR 2018 EDITION Edited by Paula Guran Introduction: Same Old Stories Paula Guran Cassandra Khaw begins her story Dont Turn Out the Lights: Stories are mongrels. It dont matter whether they were lightning-cut into stone or whispered over the crackle of a dying flame no story in the world has pedigree. Theyve all been told and retold so many times that not God himself could tell you which one came first. Yes, every story in creation. That sentiment has been ...

Keywords: Anthology Dark Fantasy Short Fiction
More Wandering Stars

More Wandering Stars


Isaac Asimov
Harlan Ellison
Barry N Malzberg
Jack Dann
Joe W Haldeman
Phyllis Gotlieb
Horace L Gold
Mel Gilden
Harvey Jacobs
Hugh Nissenson
Isaac Bashevis Singer
Howard Schwartz

ISBN: 1580230636
Year of publication: 2013

MORE WANDERING STARS AN ANTHOLOGY OF OUTSTANDING STORIES OF JEWISH FANTASY AND SCIENCE FICTION Edited by Jack Dann With an Introduction by Isaac Asimov In memory of Edith N. Dann, who taught me everything important. INTRODUCTION The Hebrew Source Isaac Asimov Back in 1974, Jack Yankele Dann edited a book called Wandering Stars, which was a collection of stories of science fiction and fantasy with Jewish themes. When I heard that Yankele had this in his head, I marveled. Where, I asked myself, ...

Keywords: Anthology Jewish anthologies Jewish fantasy Jewish fiction Jewish literature Jewish science fiction Jewish short stories
Some Trick

Some Trick


Helen Dewitt

ISBN: 9780811227827
Year of publication: 2018

Helen DeWitt SOME TRICK THIRTEEN STORIES Here Is Somewhere If ever if ever a wiz there was The Wizard of Oz was one because Because because because because because I have nothing to give you but thats all right because Knowledge of lack is possession Recognised absence is presence Perceived emptiness plenitude. To have not And know it Is to have. Some trick. True wisdom is knowing you dont know. The Scarecrow hadnt the brain to see through it. He bought it. I dont understand, he thought. Thats ...

Keywords: Black Humor Short Stories (single author)
Stories By English Authors: France (Selected by Scribners)

Stories By English Authors: France (Selected by Scribners)


Robert Louis Stevenson
Wilkie Collins
Ouida
Hesba Stretton
s J Weyman

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2006

STORIES BY ENGLISH AUTHORS FRANCE A LODGING FOR THE NIGHT, By Robert Louis Stevenson It was late in November, 1456. The snow fell over Paris with rigorous, relentless persistence sometimes the wind made a sally and scattered it in flying vortices sometimes there was a lull, and flake after flake descended out of the black night air, silent, circuitous, interminable. To poor people, looking up under moist eyebrows, it seemed a wonder where it all came from. Master Francis Villon had propounded an ...

Keywords: English France -- Fiction Short stories
Stories: All-New Tales

Stories: All-New Tales


Neil Gaiman; Al Sarrantonio

ISBN: 9780061230929
Year of publication: 2010

Stories All-New Tales Edited by Neil Gaiman and Al Sarrantonio For all the storytellers and tale spinners who entertained the public and kept themselves alive, for Alexandre Dumas and Charles Dickens, for Mark Twain and Baroness Orczy and the rest, and most of all, for Scheherazade, who was the storyteller and the story told. ContentsIntroduction: Just Four Words Neil Gaiman Blood: Roddy Doyle Fossil-Figures: Joyce Carol Oates Wildfire in Manhattan: Joanne Harris The Truth Is a Cave in the Black ...

Keywords: 21st century American American fiction Anthologies Anthologies (multiple authors) English Fantasy fiction Fiction Fiction - General General Short stories Short Story
Doctor Who: Nothing O'Clock: Eleventh Doctor: 50th Anniversary

Doctor Who: Nothing O'Clock: Eleventh Doctor: 50th Anniversary


Neil Gaiman

ISBN: 9781405913324
Year of publication: 2013

NOTHING OCLOCK Neil Gaiman PUFFIN Contents About Neil Gaiman Books by Neil Gaiman NOTHING OCLOCK About Neil Gaiman Neil Gaiman is the bestselling author of more than twenty books for adults and children, including the novels Neverwhere, Stardust, American Gods, Anansi Boys, Coraline and The Graveyard Book, the Sandman series of graphic novels, and two episodes of Doctor Who The Doctors Wife and Nightmare in Silver. He has received numerous literary honours including the Locus and Hugo Awards and ...

Keywords: Film Juvenile Nonfiction Performing Arts
The Glass Castle

The Glass Castle


Jeannette Walls

ISBN: 9780743247535
Year of publication: 2005

To John, for convincing me that everyone who is interesting has a past Acknowledgments Id like to thank my brother, Brian, for standing by me when we were growing up and while I wrote this. Im also grateful to my mother for believing in art and truth and for supporting the idea of the book to my brilliant and talented older sister, Lori, for coming around to it and to my younger sister, Maureen, whom I will always love. And to my father, Rex S. Walls, for dreaming all those big dreams. Very ...

Keywords: (¯`'•.¸//(*_*)\\¸.•'´¯) Adult Children of Substance Abusers Alcohol Abuse Autobiography Biography Biography & Autobiography Case studies Childhood Memoir Children of alcoholics Children of alcoholics - United States Children of alcoholics - West Virginia - Welch Dysfunctional families Editors Entertainment & Performing Arts - Television Personalities Family & Relationships Family Development Family Relationships General Homeless persons Homeless persons - Family relationships - New York (State) - New York Jeannette Journalists Literary Nonfiction - General Poor Poor - West Virginia - Welch Poverty Poverty & Homelessness Problem families Problem families - United States Problem families - West Virginia - Welch Publishers SELF-HELP Social Science United States Walls Welch West Virginia
Aim High in Creation!

Aim High in Creation!


Anna Broinowski

ISBN: 9781628726763
Year of publication: 2016

Anna Broinowski AIM HIGH IN CREATION A ONE-OF-A-KIND JOURNEY INSIDE NORTH KOREAS PROPAGANDA MACHINE For Ava PYONGYANG September 6, 2012, 8 a.m. IM LYING ON A KHAKI BED at the top of the Yangakkdo Hotel: home to almost every entrepreneur, hack, spy, missionary, NGO and other misfit lucky enough to have snared a visa to the most isolated nation on earth. Unless, of course, youre cross-dressing NBA star Dennis Rodman, in which case youre probably greeting the day in the lavish palace of North ...

Keywords: Asia Entertainment Individual Director Korea Performing Arts
Steel Wind

Steel Wind


Jeff Edwards

ISBN: 9781640620483
Year of publication: 2018

Jeff Edwards Steel Wind PRAISE FOR JEFF EDWARDS BOOKS Jeff Edwards has created a superb thriller that grips the reader from beginning to end. Brilliantly executed. CLIVE CUSSLER, International bestselling author of RAISE THE TITANIC and THE ROMANOV RANSOM Unfamiliar and exciting territory a magnificent yarn Guaranteed to keep you turning pages well into the night. GREG BEAR, New York Times bestselling author of KILLING TITAN and DARWINS RADIO Jeff Edwards spins a stunning and ...

Keywords: Military Thriller Naval Naval Battles North Korea Technothriller War
Collected Fictions

Collected Fictions


Jorge Luis Borges

ISBN: 9780140286809
Year of publication: 1999

PENGUIN BOOKS COLLECTED FICTIONS Jorge Luis Borges was born in Buenos Aires in 1899 and was educated in Europe. One of the most widely acclaimed writers of our time, he published many collections of poems, essays, and short stories before his death in Geneva in June 1986. In 1961 Borges shared the International Publishers prize with Samuel Beckett. The Ingram Merrill Foundation granted him its Annual Literary Award in 1966 for his outstanding contribution to literature. In 1971 Columbia ...

Keywords: CS Fiction Short Stories ST
Chasing the Demon: A Secret History of the Quest for the Sound Barrier, and the Band of American Aces Who Conquered It

Chasing the Demon: A Secret History of the Quest for the Sound Barrier, and the Band of American Aces Who Conquered It


Dan Hampton

ISBN: 9780062688743
Year of publication: 2018

Dan Hampton Chasing the Demon: A Secret History of the Quest for the Sound Barrier, and the Band of American Aces Who Conquered It Dedication For Colonel Ken K. O. Chilstrom and his 114 fallen brothers-in-arms Prologue It looked like a crucified man. Stark and lonely, the little aircraft hung in the chill morning air of March 1, 1945, pointed skyward on a seventy-nine-foot latticed launcher. Its stubby wings, nearly twelve feet across, gave a peculiar, truncated appearance compared to the ...

Keywords: Aerodynamics Aviation Biography History Mechanics Military History Non-Fiction Science Sound Barrier Supersonic Transportation

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