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Youth

Youth is a science fiction short novel by Isaac Asimov and one of the rare Asimov stories with alien characters.Slim is a boy whose astronomer father is visiting the country estate ...


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Wind

Wind is a science fiction short story by American author Charles L. Fontenay first published in 1959. When you have an engine with no fuel, and fuel without an engine, and a life-a ...


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Where the World is Quiet

Where The World Is Quiet is a science fiction short story by Henry Kuttner (under the pen name of C. H. Liddell), first published in 1954.            Fra Rafael saw strange things, ...


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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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Watchbird

Watchbird is a science fiction novella by Robert Sheckley, first published in 1953. Strange how often the Millennium has been at hand. The idea is peace on Earth, see, and the way ...


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Ward No. 6

Ward No. 6 by Anton Chekhov is a novella first published in 1892. The line between sanity and insanity is blurred in this classic novella by Anton Chekhov. The disillusioned ideali ...


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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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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 ...


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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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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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Tristan and Iseult

Tristan and Iseult is a legend made popular during the 12th century through French medieval poetry, and inspired from archetypal Celtic legends. In 1900 Joseph Bédier published a m ...


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Tony and the Beetles

Tony and the Beetles is a science fiction short story by Philip K. Dick, first published in 1953.  Tony and the Beetles takes place far in the future when Earth's enormous colonial ...


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Three Years

Three Years is a novella by Anton Chekhov and was first published in English in the collection The Darling and Other Stories from 1916. Laptev, the rich but unattractive scion of a ...


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Thralls of the Endless Night

Thralls of the Endless Night is a science fiction novella by Leigh Brackett.1,000 year forgotten, Terra’s lost colony awaited a warrior’s coming.In the freezing night the great shi ...


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Thin Edge

Thin Edge is a science fiction novella by Randal Garrett, first published in 1963. There are inventions of great value that one type of society can use—and that would, for another ...


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They Twinkled Like Jewels

They Twinkled Like Jewels by Philip José Farmer is a science fiction short story, first published in 1954. The story begins with Jack Crane lying in vacant lot. He seems a bit wors ...


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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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The World with a Thousand Moons

The World with a Thousand Moons is a science fiction novella by American author Edmond Hamilton first published in Amazing Stories 1942. Grim death was the only romance to be found ...


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The World That Couldn't Be

The World That Couldn't Be is a science fiction short story by American author Clifford D. Simak, first published in Galaxy Science Fiction in January 1958.  Layard was a curiosity ...


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The World Beyond

The World Beyond is a science fiction short story by American author Ray Cummings. Out of nowhere came these grim, cold, black-clad men, to kidnap three Earth people and carry them ...


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The Works of H.P. Lovecraft Vol. III - Horror & Other Stories

Howard Phillips "H. P." Lovecraft (1890-1937) was an American author who achieved posthumous fame through his influential works of horror fiction. Virtually unknown and only publis ...


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The Works of H.P. Lovecraft Vol. II - The Dream Cycle

Howard Phillips "H. P." Lovecraft (1890-1937) was an American author who achieved posthumous fame through his influential works of horror fiction. Virtually unknown and only publis ...


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The Works of H.P. Lovecraft Vol. I - The Cthulhu Mythos

Howard Phillips "H. P." Lovecraft (1890-1937) was an American author who achieved posthumous fame through his influential works of horror fiction. Virtually unknown and only publis ...


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The White People

The White People is a horror novella by Welsh writer Arthur Machen. The novella is presented as a young girl's diary, detailing her increasingly deep delvings into witchcraft, and ...


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The White Invaders

The White Invaders is a science fiction novella by American author Ray Cummings first published in Astounding Stories in December 1931. Out of their unknown fourth dimensional real ...