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The Machine That Saved the World

The Machine that Saved the World is a science fiction novella by Murray Leinster first published in 1957. They were broadcasts from nowhere--sinister emanations flooding in from sp ...


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The Ambulance Made Two Trips

The Ambulance Made Two Trips is a science fiction short story by Murray Leinster, first published in 1960. Big Jake Connors is taking over his town through violence, intimidation a ...


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The King of the City

The King of the City is a science fiction novella by American author Keith Laumer first published in 1961. A fantastic science fiction tale, woven out of the threads of future thin ...


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It Could Be Anything

It Could Be Anything is a science fiction novella by American author Keith Laumer first published in 1963. A science fiction story by the great Keith Laumer - what more needs to be ...


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Under the Sunset

Under the Sunset is a collection of short stories by Bram Stoker, the author of Dracula. Originally conceived of by the author to be a collection of “Children’s stories,” these tal ...


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When the Mountain Came to Miramar

When the Mountain Came to Miramar is a science fiction novella by American author Charles W. Diffin. It is magic against magic as Garry Connell bluffs for his life with a prehistor ...


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Spawn of the Stars

Spawn of the Stars is a science fiction novella by American author Charles W. Diffin. The Earth lay powerless beneath those loathsome, yellowish monsters that, sheathed in cometlik ...


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Unseen - Unfeared

Unseen – Unfeared is a science fiction horror short story by American author Francis Stevens. A creepy tale of a spectator to a strange museum exhibit that imparts him with the abi ...


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The Gifts of Asti

The Gifts of Asti is a science fiction short story written by Andre Norton.               She was the guardian of the worlds, but HER world was dead. Varta, the last priestess of A ...


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The People of the Crater

The People of the Crater is a science fiction novella by American author Andre Norton. "Send the Black Throne to dust; conquer the Black Ones, and bring the Daughter from the Caves ...


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Voodoo Planet

Voodoo Planet is a science fiction novella by American writer Andre Norton. CHALLENGE ME WITH MONSTERS!  "From between the two shuffling dancers padded something on four feet. The ...


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Planet of the Gods

Planet of the Gods is a science fiction novella by American author Robert Moore Williams. Far, far in the future Earth has achieved real peace and is sending out interstellar exped ...


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The Yillian Way

The Yillian Way is a science fiction short story by American author Keith Laumer.  Here is a story starring the always unconventional Terrestrial Diplomat, Retief. The ceremonious ...


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Gambler's World

Gambler's World is a science fiction short story by American author Keith Laumer. Here is a story starring the always unconventional Terrestrial Diplomat, Retief. As a diplomat, Re ...


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Greylorn

Greylorn is a science fiction novella by American author Keith Laumer. Earth is threatened with destruction by a deadly alien plague. The planet’s only hope: Get help from the long ...


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Frigid Fracas

Frigid Fracas is a science fiction novel by Dallas McCord "Mack" Reynolds first published in 1963.  In any status-hungry culture, the level a man is assigned depends on what people ...


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Border, Breed nor Birth

Border, Breed nor Birth is a science-fiction novel by Dallas McCord "Mack" Reynolds. It is the second in a sequence of near-future stories set in North Africa, which also includes ...


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Black Man's Burden

Black Man's Burden is a science fiction novel by Dallas McCord "Mack" Reynolds first published in 1961. It is the first in a sequence of near-future stories set in North Africa, wh ...


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Adaptation

Adaptation is a science fiction novella by Dallas McCord "Mack" Reynolds first published in 1960. When a man has a great deal of knowledge, it becomes extremely easy for him to con ...


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Pursuit

Pursuit is a science fiction novella by American author Lester del Ray, first published in 1952. A man wakes with no memory of the last seven months. He only knows he's in danger. ...


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...And It Comes Out Here

...And It Comes Out Here is a science fiction short story by American author Lester del Ray, first published in 1951. There is one fact no sane man can quarrel with ... everything ...


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No Strings Attached

No Strings Attached is a science fiction short story by American author Lester del Ray, first published in 1954.  Poor Henry was an unhappy husband whose wife had a habit of using ...


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The Dwindling Years

The Dwindling Years is a science fiction short story by American author Lester del Ray, first published in 1956. He didn’t expect to be last— but neither did he anticipate the horr ...


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Dead Ringer

Dead Ringer is a science fiction short story by American author Lester del Ray, first published in 1956. There was nothing, especially on Earth, which could set him free—the truth ...


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Victory

Victory is a science fiction novella by American author Lester del Ray first published in 1955. It seemed Earth was a rich and undefended planet in a warring, hating galaxy. Things ...