Going Alien

Going Alien

by Jeffrey A. Carver

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Overview

Going Alien by Jeffrey A. Carver

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

Product Details

BN ID: 2940015107913
Publisher: Starstream Publications
Publication date: 09/01/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 717,048
File size: 644 KB

About 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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Going Alien 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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.
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GWL27 More than 1 year ago
I haven't read Carter before, but now I will. These short stories were very good and made me want to read more. 
Anonymous More than 1 year ago