Harlan Ellison has been called "one of the great living American short story writers" by the Washington Post. Known for his Nebula Award-winning novella "A Boy and His Dog" as well as "I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream" and many other acclaimed stories. As a screenwriter, Ellison also wrote popular television episodes such as "The City on the Edge of Forever" for Star Trek and "Demon with a Glass Hand" for the Outer Limits.
The Essential Ellison: A Fifty Year Retrospectiveby Harlan Ellison, Terry Dowling (Editor)
Updated from the popular 35-year retrospective collection, this book surveys an extra 15 years of his work. Included here are more than 75 unabridged stories, essays, personal reminiscences, and reviews, a complete teleplay and novella, and 16 previously uncollected stories. The Essential Ellison presents such classics as "A Boy and His Dog," "The Deathbird," and "I Have No Mouth and I Must Scream." This expanded edition adds such important new stories as "With Virgil Oddum at the East Pole," "Paladin of the Lost Hour," and "Xenogenesis," along with the novella "Mefisto in Onyx."
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