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  • The galaxy's inhabited planets are held together by the repressive Eron Company, the apparent holder of the secret to faster-than-light travel through the Tubes, the network linking the scattered worlds together. Mysterious parties have hired the adv...


  • A space opera in ten parts...An expanded version of the pilgrims' tales in the first book in the Transcendental Machine trilogy...PILGRIMS is a set of related stories about how the pilgrims in TRANSCENDENTAL gathered at Terminal waiting for the begin...


  • TRANSFORMATION continues the journey started by science fiction grandmaster James Gunn in TRANSCENDENTAL and TRANSGALACTIC. Riley and Asha, now transcended beings courtesy of the Transcendental Machine, join forces with Earth's Pedia in order to f...



  • When Riley and Asha finally reached the planet Terminal and found the Transcendental Machine, a matter transmission device built by an ancient race, they chose to be "translated." Now in possession of intellectual and physical powers that set them ab...


  • Riley, a veteran of interstellar war, is one of many beings from many different worlds aboard a ship on a pilgrimage that spans the galaxy. However, he is not journeying to achieve transcendence, a vague mystical concept that has drawn everyone else ...


  • In the mid-1980s, Easton Press began publishing a series of leather-bound collector editions called “Masterpieces of Science Fiction” and “Masterpieces of Fantasy,” which featured some of the most important works in these genres. James Gunn w...


  • These stories share a common concept: man has dreamed for centuries about space flight, about happiness, about immortality. If only I could fly to the moon, he has told himself, if only I could find true happiness, if only I could live forever ... th...


  • It is 1913, shortly before the start of the First World War, and Annalaura is alone again. Her gambling, womanizing husband has left the plot they sharecrop in rural Tennessee -- why or for how long, she does not know. Without food or money and wit...






  • Struggling PI Casey thinks he's finally found an easy score: an elderly woman has just walked into his office and offered him a thousand dollars to find out the real name of a man who calls himself Solomon. Solomon is a magician. Not only does he car...


  • William Dane is a man with a nasty but valuable secret, one that all the cutthroats in the galaxy are itching to get their hands on. Dane must perfect the art of concealing himself from the crazed factions yearning for the power that this secret can ...


  • Reading Science Fiction brings together world class scholars and fiction writers to introduce the history, concepts and contexts necessary to understanding this fascinating genre.  Comprehensive and engaging, Reading Science Fiction includes:* Explo...



  • The age-old question about alien existence and human contact is explored in a new way in this collection of six novellas, previously anthologized in Analog magazine. When disillusioned aerospace engineer Adrian Mast buys a book at a remainder sale, t...


  • "WE SUMMON THEE, PRINCE, RULER OF DARKNESS, LORD OF EVIL: YOUR WORSHIPPERS SUMMON THEE TO RECEIVE OUR SACRIFICE.." James E. Gunn's sci-fi world has veered into the realm of the unholy with the Witching Hour, three novelettes of satanic scenery and de...


  • Volume 4 From Here to Forever covers the period from 19501992, illustrating how science fiction can be as concerned with language and character as much as traditional fiction and anything in the mainstream. Includes stories by Jorge Luis Borges, Rich...


  • Now in Paperback!Between an ancient Roman's trip to the moon and the fantastic tales of H.G. Wells lies a journey through time and space and an awesome evolution in scientific thinking. From Gilgamesh's search for immortality to Lucian's odyssey on t...


  • In Human Voices you will find stories covering the past three decades of James Gunn's career: imaginative, entertaining speculations revealing insight-and foresight-into human nature now and in the future, which are the unmistakable hallmarks of his ...


  • James Gunn is one of the preeminent science fiction scholars working in the field today, and his Road to Science Fiction historical anthology series has been called "as definitive an SF anthology as one can obtain," by Publishers Weekly. This thi...


  • A tragicomic novel about nostalgia, addiction, and 1970s action figures.The Toy Collector is a wickedly funny portrait of a young man who sells stolen pharmaceuticals to finance his growing addiction to memorabilia. An orderly at a Times Square hospi...


  • Wow, the millennium is off to a great start, the notorious Y2K bug was no problem, and the world didn¿t end; time to take a break and relax¿¿¿Well, not exactly. The millennium didn't really get underway until January 1, 2001. You thought you were...


  • At one time, outer space was seen as the last frontier, the final challenge to human ingenuity. But those days are gone as the galaxy becomes the stomping ground for humans encountering strange new machinery and green-faced Martians. Depicted with st...



  • Investigating the once-hospitable planet of Timshel, which has shut itself off from the rest of the galaxy and forbidden anyone to visit or leave, Captain Kirk is shocked to discover that a pleasure-inducing technology is responsible. Original....


  • Master of science fiction James Gunn explores the infinite possibilities of the unknown world in his collection of short stories Future Imperfect . From planets where social status is based on poverty to a human zoo that serves as a refrigerator for...


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    Happiness, Guaranteed... In the not-too-distant future, money truly can buy happiness, and Hedonics, Inc., is willing to sell it to you. They'll even offer you a money-back guarantee, if you're not "happy" with the product. But with their team of psy...




  • It?s an age where high tech rules supreme. Computers do all the work while humans spend their lives enjoying drug-induced fantasies. Only a handful live and work in the traditional sense?managing the few affairs that still need attention. At the cent...









  • 1984 is the good old days. On America's campuses, professors hawk their courses, dozens of political groups compete in violence and computer-dating means having sex with a computer. It may not be all grind, but it isn't fun and games--as one senior f...



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    YOU CAN LIVE FOREVER IN THIS WORLD...BUT NOT IN YOUR OWN BODY. One single error can land you in a medical bank, awaiting removal of your eyes, arteries -- any working organ that could help rebuild a broken body. But there is an ultimate weapo...


  • Scientist John Wilson cannot deny the accusations coming from the beautiful blonde girl with the burning eyes, nor can he refuse her offer. But in accepting her proposal, John must forgo his first love, science, and resign himself to the will of a hi...


  • Science Fiction Grand Master James Gunn started his career writing short stories in the 1950s. Here are three stories that show some of his diversity of style. The Gravity Business: When an extended family land on an explored planet and their ant...



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