History & Criticism
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Alfred Bester [Bester, Alfred]

Sam @kins, E.M.D. 1, received Cr. 1,000 per hour of analysis. The public knew that Sam earned two million credits per year, but it did not know that Sam was ...
( Category: Adventure January 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2005-01-01 | Author:Sam Weller [Weller, Sam]

19. THE WHITE WHALE I have been in awe of Ray Bradbury ever since my brother introduced me to his books when I was a young boy. I remember distinctly ...
( Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy October 10,2015 )
mobi, epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:John D. Rateliff

(ii) The Black Arrow The motif of the Black Arrow both harkens back to the alliterative poems of the 1920s and ahead to the Númenórean blades in The Lord of ...
( Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy April 5,2015 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2011-02-13 | Author:Isaac Asimov

1. “Robbie:” This is the first robot story I wrote. I turned it out between May 10 and May 22 of 1939, when I was nineteen years old and was ...
( Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy February 9,2015 )
azw3 |eng | 2006-11-27 | Author:Davidson, Avram [Davidson, Avram]

THE SECRET OF HYPERBOREA There rolls the deep where grew the tree, O earth, what changes hast thou seen! There where the long street roars, hath been The stillness of ...
( Category: History & Criticism November 26,2014 )
epub |eng | 2010-12-15 | Author:Robert Silverberg [Silverberg, Robert]

* * * FIVE In Louisville, Siegmund Kluver still feels like a very small boy. He cannot persuade himself that he has any rightful business up there. A prowling stranger. ...
( Category: Hard Science Fiction September 29,2014 )
epub, mobi |eng | 1999-11-17 | Author:Carroll, Lewis [Carroll, Lewis]

Carroll then proceeds to interpret the words as follows: BRYLLYG (derived from the verb to BRYL or BROIL), “the time of broiling dinner, i.e. the close of the afternoon.” SLYTHY ...
( Category: General July 18,2014 )
mobi |eng | 2012-03-08 | Author:Tom Shippey

No motion has she now, no force, She neither hears nor sees, Roll’d round in earth’s diurnal course With rocks, and stones, and trees! He should have written ‘stocks’, not ...
( Category: History & Criticism March 25,2014 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2011-11-12 | Author:Stanislaw Lem

Metafantasia: The Possibilities of Science Fiction Let us demonstrate three possible types of science fiction by way of three fictional examples. Our first example is a work about a system ...
( Category: Criticism & Theory March 25,2014 )
mobi |eng | 2004-09-10 | Author:David Baggett; Shawn Klein

There is one last point we must note about Aristotle’s account of the virtues. Aristotle recognized that all of our important choices in life take place in emotional contexts. What ...
( Category: Modern March 25,2014 )
epub |eng | 1990-01-02 | Author:Anne Rice [Rice, Anne]

TWENTY THE FILE ON THE MAYFAIR WITCHES PART VII The Disappearance of Stuart Townsend IN 1929, Stuart Townsend, who had been studying the Mayfair materials for years, petitioned the council ...
( Category: History & Criticism March 24,2014 )
epub, mobi |eng | 1993-03-22 | Author:Anne Rice [Anne Rice]

Family legend, neighborhood gossip and parish gossip all seem to agree that Stella went wild after her parents’ death. While Cortland and Carlotta battled over the legacy fortune and how ...
( Category: History & Criticism March 24,2014 )