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The Chapter Ends

The Chapter Ends is a science fiction short story by Poul W. Anderson first published in 1954. Far, far in the future the Earth is still spinning around the Sun, on the edge of the ...


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Duel on Syrtis

Duel on Syrtis is a science fiction short story by Poul W. Anderson first published in 1951. The Man Who Meant To Kill A Martian  Bold and ruthless, he was famed throughout the Sys ...


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Inside Earth

Inside Earth is a science fiction novella by Poul W. Anderson first published in 1951. This story takes place in the not so distant future. Earth has been conquered and is a subjug ...


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Security

Security is a science fiction short story by Poul W. Anderson first published in 1953. Security, tells the story of a compartmentalized government physicist ordered by secret polic ...


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The Sensitive Man

The Sensitive Man is a short science fiction novel by Poul W. Anderson first published in 1954. Poul Anderson delves into the realm of human potential in this exciting story and as ...


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Sentiment, Inc.

Sentiment, Inc. is a science fiction short story by Poul W. Anderson first published in 1953. The way we feel about another person, or about objects, is often bound up in associati ...


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The Burning Bridge

The Burning Bridge is a science fiction short story by Poul W. Anderson first published in 1960. A fleet from Earth is bound for a distant planet to colonize. Many of the colonists ...


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Industrial Revolution

Industrial Revolution is a science fiction novella by Poul W. Anderson first published in 1963 under the pen-name Winston P. Sanders. A great adventure story about the first armed ...


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Innocent at Large

Innocent at Large is a science fiction short story by Poul and Karen Anderson first published in 1958. A hayseed Martian among big-planet slickers … of course he would get into tro ...


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The Man Who Came Early

The Man Who Came Early is a science fiction short story by Poul Anderson first published in 1957. Anderson takes us to Iceland near the end of the tenth century and convincingly de ...


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The Escape

The Escape is a science fiction novella by Poul Anderson first published in 1953.  The effect of the Change was actually rather small— but great enough to make foxes open locked do ...


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The Valor of Cappen Varra

The Valor of Cappen Varra is a science fiction short story by Poul W. Anderson first published in 1957. "Let little Cappen go," they shouted. "Maybe he can sing the trolls to sleep ...


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Stuck With You

Jamie is late for her Valentine's Day date when the elevator she's in breaks down and she gets stuck with a handsome but rather snarky stranger. Not the perfect way to spend the mo ...


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It's Christmas, Carol!

Carol hates Christmas! As far as she is concerned, it is just another Thursday, just another day at work. But during her workday, between 4 PM and midnight on Christmas Day, she is ...


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The Dark

The Dark is a novella by Russian author Leonid Nikolayevich Andreyev, an acclaimed Russian playwright and writer of short fiction, who was noted for the darkness in his work. The D ...


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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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Lady Susan

Lady Susan is a short epistolary novel by Jane Austen, possibly written in 1794 but not published until 1871. This epistolary (in the form of letters) novel, an early complete work ...


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Ghosts I Have Met and Some Others

New York-born John Kendrick Bangs was associate editor and then editor of Life and Harper magazines, eventually finding his way into the Humour department. Here he began to write h ...


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The Dual World

The Dual World is a science fiction novella by American author Arthur K. Barnes, first published in 1938. Tommy Strike wants to catch-’em-alive on the Lost Continent of Venus, but ...


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Interplanetary Hunter

Interplanetary Hunter is a science fiction compilation of novellas by American author Arthur K. Barnes first published in 1959. In the not-­so-­distant future, humans have colonize ...


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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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Tales of the Five Towns

This is a selection of short stories recounting, with gentle satire and tolerant good humour, the small town provincial life at the end of the nineteenth century, based around the ...


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Can such things be?

24 short stories in fairly typical Bierce fashion - ghostly, spooky, to be read (or listened to) in the dark, perhaps with a light crackling fire burning dimly in the background. S ...


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A World is Born

A World is Bornis a short science fiction story by Leigh Brackett. A World is Born is an action & adventure story taking place on Mercury, where a convict tries to escape a terrafo ...


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The Beast-Jewel of Mars

The Beast-Jewel of Mars is a science fiction novella by Leigh Brackett.Bark Winters was a painting, shambling ape, fleeting through dark and echoing pits of horror. Behind him hiss ...