Sci-Fi Short Stories: The Definitive Sci-Fi Collection 630 Stories for the nook (includes Sci-Fi by Kurt Vonnegut, Phillip K. Dick, Harry Harrison, Jack London, Murray Leinster, Rudyard Kipling, H. Beam Piper, Voltaire, Poul Anderson 9500 pages of Sci-Fi) [NOOK Book]

Sci-Fi Short Stories: The Definitive Sci-Fi Collection 630 Stories for the nook (includes Sci-Fi by Kurt Vonnegut, Phillip K. Dick, Harry Harrison, Jack London, Murray Leinster, Rudyard Kipling, H. Beam Piper, Voltaire, Poul Anderson 9500 pages of Sci-Fi)

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Overview

This book of 630 sci-fi short stories is the definitive collection for the hard core sci-fi fan, no other collection is more comprehensive. The greatest authors and stories are all represented here. Hours went into compiling this collection, 9500 pages of amazing vintage sci-fi.Just to name a few stories:

A WORLD IS BORN
ACCIDENTAL DEATH
ACID BATH
ADVANCED CHEMISTRY
ALL CATS ARE GREY
ARM OF THE LAW
ACCIDENTAL FLIGHT
AFTER A FEW WORDS
THE AIRLORDS OF HAN
THE AMBULANCE MADE TWO TRIPS
AN OUNCE OF CURE
BAD MEDICINE
BESIDES STILL WATERS
BLACK AMAZON OF MARS
BEYOND THE VANISHING POINT
THE BLUFF OF THE HAWK
THE CREATURE FROM CLEVELAND DEPTHS
DAMMED IF YOU DON'T
CRY FROM A FAR PLANET
DEAD WORLD
DEATH OF A SPACEMAN
DEVIL'S ASTEROID
DEATH WISH
DEAD RINGER
THE DESTROYERS
THE DUELING MACHINE
THE COSMIC EXPRESS
EDGE OF THE KNIFE
LONE STAR PLANET
LEASE TO DOOMSDAY
GUN FOR HIRE
THE HAMMER OF THOR
HUNTER PATROL
THE MAN WHO HATED MARS
I WAS A TEENAGE SECRET WEAPON
LAST ENEMY
KEEP OUT
INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION
INVASION
MARTIANS NEVER DIE
NAVY DAY
PANDEMIC
MERCENARY
A MARTIAN ODYSSEY
SALVAGE IN SPACE
THE SCARLET PLAGUE
TEMPLE TROUBLE
THE ALIENS
THE MISSING LINK
THE DAT TIME STOPPED
THE CRYSTAL CRYPT
THE INVADERS
THE K-FACTOR
THE KEEPER
THE KNIGHTS OF ARTHUR
THE LAND THAT TIME FORGOT
THE WORLD BEYOND
THE TUNNEL UNDER THE WORLD
THE ULTIMATE WEAPON
VAMPIRES OF SPACE
VICTORY
ZEN
SPAWN OF STARS
MAD MUSIC
CREATURES OF THE LIGHT
COLD LIGHT
THE THIEF OF TIME
INTO SPACE
THE SOUL MASTER
SOUL SNATCHER
THE MAN WHO WAS DEAD
THE ATOM-SMASHER
GIANTS OF THE RAY
MURDER MADNESS
MURDER MACHINES
THE FLYING CITY
THE DESTROYER
EYE OF ALLAH
PIRATE PLANET
METEOR GIRL
and hundreds and hundreds more...
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940012188281
  • Publisher: Omni Publishers
  • Publication date: 3/13/2011
  • Series: vintage , #3
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 63,714
  • File size: 14 MB
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  • Posted December 4, 2011

    Great Reading I enjoy classic Sci Fi !

    My reading of books really started with sci-fi,when paperbacks were 50cents,things have come a long way! But one can still read classics like these- I thank you very much!!!

    5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 27, 2011

    A lot of bang for the buck

    Lots of great short sci-fi stories for cheap. The only downside is there is no table of contents for navigation.

    4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 13, 2011

    Cool Collection

    I loved reading the cool stuff of yesterday

    4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted December 15, 2011

    Mixed bag, slow due to size

    So far, I have enjoyed some of the stories and skipped others. The main concern I have is the size of the file. It is so big, that it takes a minute or so to open on my phone. It would be better to break it into smaller pieces.

    3 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 13, 2011

    Get this book

    i just bought this and I love..takes me back to the old days

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 13, 2011

    Highly Recommended

    wow..huge collection..great reading

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 1, 2013

    I read them in order

    One by one

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted May 22, 2012

    Classic Sci-Fi at its best.

    If you read and enjoyed Analog stories from the 40s, 50s and 60s you will enjoy this book of short stories. I expected to find some old stories that I had already read but haven't so far. I had forgotten how much fun the older style Sci-Fi was. I like the surprise endings and the imagination demonstrated in most of the writings.

    Yes, some stories are dated in their prediction of modern technology but for the most part it is trivial to the story and easily overlooked. I am only about half way through the 630 short stories but I am delighted with this "find." I worry that this is a "one of a kind" and I won't find more when finished so I'm savoring the last half to make it last.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted February 13, 2012

    Great Stories

    Hard to navigate is why I only gave this book 4 stars...

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 23, 2012

    not worth the trouble

    Table of contents isn't searchable by author. Thesehave obviously been scanned from old pulp scifi mags such as Astounding and maybe an Analog or two. I plan to archive my copy and then try one of the other collections. They're o
    nly a couple of bucks, so it's not a big investment.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 13, 2011

    AWESOME COLLECTION

    I'm huge sci-fi fan and this collection is great..nice work

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 16, 2013

    Needs authors in contents, but great.

    Fun stories glad I bought it, I would buy it again, wish it was easier to pick out stories by author is all.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 19, 2013

    HOW ANTEATERS NONLIVING KRILL

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    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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    Posted April 11, 2013

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  • Posted February 15, 2013

    Could really use a table of contents.

    Not being able to get to stories that I want to read first is keeping me from reading this. I pick it up and spend too much time flipping through the "pages" to find the stories I am in the mood to read.

    One of the reasons to have an anthology of short stories is to be able to pull out the stories you want to read.

    I love so many of these authors and look forward to reading stories I have not heard of before.

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  • Posted February 1, 2013

    nostalgic collection

    This collection of sci-fi short stories is similar to an on sale package of 8 bit DOS computer games. There are a few real pearls among the over 600 novels, rea joy for an old guy grown up on classical sci-fi.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 30, 2012

    no contents

    without a table of contents, this is fairly useless.

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 30, 2012

    Tons of tales!

    I may not have liked every single story but I had my pick of many more that I did enjoy. I'm glad I got it. And whatever I skipped over now, I can read later.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 19, 2012

    It should be awsome

    They say it's the best ever

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 4, 2012

    May 4 2012

    May 4 2012

    0 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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