The Eighth Science Fiction Megapack: 25 Modern & Classic Stories

5 Dec

The Eighth Science Fiction Megapack: 25 Modern & Classic Stories

The Eighth Science Fiction Megapack: 25 Modern & Classic Stories

Language: English

Pages: 424

ISBN: 2:00204889

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub


The Eighth Science Fiction Megapack presents another stellar lineup of classic science fiction, new and old. Here are 25 stories (plus a bonus interview with best-selling author George R.R. Martin) by some of the field's greatest authors. Included are:

THE TRUE DARKNESS, by Pamela Sargent

PERMANENT FATAL ERRORS, by Jay Lake

ADJUSTMENT TEAM, by Philip K. Dick

ROBOTS DON'T CRY, by Mike Resnick

NO GREAT MAGIC, by Fritz Leiber

ESCAPE HATCH, by Brenda W. Clough

BACKLASH, by Winston K. Marks

THE PICK-UP, by Lawrence Watt-Evans

POPULATION IMPLOSION, by Andrew J. Offutt

WAY DOWN EAST, by Tim Sullivan

THROUGH TIME AND SPACE WITH FERDINAND FEGHOOT: 28, by Grendel Briarton

TO INVADE NEW YORK, by Irwin Lewis

THEY WERE THE WIND, by C.J. Henderson

STOPOVER, by William Gerken

CONSEQUENCES OF STEAM, by Michael Hemmingson

OUTSIDE LOOKING IN, by Mark E. Burgess

DEAD WORLD, by Jack Douglasv

NEFERTITI'S TENTH LIFE, by Mary A. Turzillo

QUICKSILVER, by Lonni Lees

AFTER ALL, by Robert Reginald

THE BARBARIANS, by Algis Budrys

EX MACHINA, by Cynthia Ward

MONKEY ON HIS BACK, by Charles V. De Vet

THE SURVIVORS, by Tom Godwin

THROUGH TIME AND SPACE WITH FERDINAND FEGHOOT: 99, by Grendel Briarton

SPEAKING WITH GEORGE R.R. MARTIN: Interview conducted by Darrell Schweitzer

And don't forget to search this ebook store for "Wildside Megapack" to see more entries in this series, covering classic authors and subjects like mysteries, science fiction, westerns, ghost stories -- and much, much more!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

day his journeyings came to an end—not that he hadn’t regretted his father’s passing even more. Now, as dawn came up behind them, he could not help turning his head from side to side and looking at the strangely humped land, seeing for the first time a horizon which was not flat. He found himself intrigued by the thought that he had no way of knowing what lay beyond the next hill—that he would have to travel, and keep traveling, to satisfy a perpetually renewed curiosity. All this occupied one

and the dim light, and the sleepiness was suddenly gone from him. “What’s wrong, Mama? And why are you scared?” There was no reason to lie to him. “The Gerns found us and stopped us.” “Oh,” he said. In his manner was the grave thoughtfulness of a boy twice his age, as there always was. “Will they—will they kill us?” “Get dressed, honey,” she said. “Hurry, so we’ll be ready when they let Daddy come back to tell us what to do.” * * * * They were both ready when the Attention buzzer sounded

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on board were D.O.A. “That was tough,” I said. “But what’s on your mind now?” He raised his moist eyes, grateful at my forgiveness. “We who survived do possess a skill that might help repay the debt which we have incurred in intruding upon your glorious planet.” He begged my permission to show me something in the outer waiting room. With more than casual interest, I assented. He moved obsequiously to the door, opened it and spoke to someone beyond my range of vision. His words sounded like a

else I later found out was a psychiatrist. Watching us! Ike and me! They had to buy it, too. It’s tough to buy truth you don’t like. But it’s tougher to turn your back on it, and not too smart, either, as Galileo proved. Among others. You can’t imagine how they looked. How we felt. What to do? There was the evidence. Now they were in the same leaky dinghy I’d been hand-paddling the past several days; what to do?—and how? I was relieved, I can tell you that. I’d unshouldered the burden. I had

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