The Fourth Science Fiction Megapack: 25 Modern and Classic Science Fiction Stories

Retail ePub of this sequence which has seven 25-story packs (#3 has 26 for a few cause) to this date published for the reason that 2011. Not published annually.

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The Fourth technology Fiction Megapack selects 25 extra glossy and vintage technology fiction tales, by way of gifted authors new and outdated. Authors during this quantity contain: Mary A. Turzillo, E.C. Tubb, Murray Leinster, Philip ok. Dick, Kurt Vonnegut Jr., Jason Andrew, Henry Kuttner, Cynthia Ward, George H. Scithers and John Gregory Betancourt, Milton Lesser, John Russell Fearn, Harry Harrison, Isaac Asimov, Ayn Rand, and lots of more

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"Zora and the Land Ethic Nomads," by means of Mary A. Turzillo

"Food for Friendship," by way of E.C. Tubb

"The existence paintings of Professor Muntz," by means of Murray Leinster

"Beyond Lies the Wub," by way of Philip ok. Dick

"Pictures Don’t Lie," by means of Katherine MacLean

"The tremendous journey Up Yonder," through Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

"Storm Warning," by way of Donald A. Wollheim

"The software of Discipline," via Jason Andrew

"Tom the Universe," through Larry Hodges

"Wild Seed," via Carmelo Rafala

"Tabula Rasa," by way of Ray Cluley

"The Eyes of Thar," via Henry Kuttner

"Regenesis," by way of Cynthia Ward

"Not all-powerful Enough," by means of George H. Scithers and John Gregory Betancourt

"Plato’s Bastards," via James C. Stewart

"Pen Pal," via Milton Lesser

"Living lower than the Conditions," via James ok. Moran

"The Arbiter," by means of John Russell Fearn

"The Grandmother-Granddaughter Conspiracy," through Marissa Lingen

"Top Secret," by means of David Grinnell

"Living below the Conditions," via James ok. Moran

"Sense of Obligation," by means of Harry Harrison

"Angel's Egg," by means of Edgar Pangborn

"Youth," by means of Isaac Asimov

"Anthem," through Ayn Rand

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