Going Alien [NOOK Book]

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Encounter the alien, in six science fiction stories from the imagination of Jeffrey A. Carver! Wrestle a shapeshifter in the intragalactic IIMAWL amateur wrestling games. Make love between the stars. Make a last stand against the aliens who've destroyed Earth. Duel an interstellar dragon. These and more, with new introductions by the Nebula-nominated author of Eternity's End and The Chaos Chronicles.

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Going Alien

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Overview

Encounter the alien, in six science fiction stories from the imagination of Jeffrey A. Carver! Wrestle a shapeshifter in the intragalactic IIMAWL amateur wrestling games. Make love between the stars. Make a last stand against the aliens who've destroyed Earth. Duel an interstellar dragon. These and more, with new introductions by the Nebula-nominated author of Eternity's End and The Chaos Chronicles.

These stories originally appeared in anthologies edited by Roger Zelazny, Orson Scott Card, and others, as well as the magazines Galaxy and Galileo.

Contents:
Shapeshifter Finals
Love Rogo
What Gods Are These?
Life-Tides
Alien Persuasion
Though All the Mountains Lie Between
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940015107913
  • Publisher: Starstream Publications
  • Publication date: 9/1/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 29,166
  • File size: 629 KB

Meet the Author

Jeffrey A. Carver is the author of sixteen SF novels, including the ongoing Chaos Chronicles. Equally popular are his Star Rigger stories, including Dragon Space and Nebula finalist Eternity's End. While his work is usually called hard SF, his greatest love remains character, story, and a healthy sense of wonder.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 8, 2013

    Loved it.

    All of Carver's stories are difficult to put down before you reach the end. This is why his short stories are perfect before bed time reading.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted May 25, 2014

    I haven't read Carter before, but now I will. These short storie

    I haven't read Carter before, but now I will. These short stories were very good and made me want to read more. 

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