Does science fiction hold the solution to illegal immigration? What becomes of a hapless scientist when his time-travel break-through makes him Public Enemy No. 1 in the 25th Century? What happens when finds himself the unwitting architect of the biggest migration of all -- through time itself? Can authorities build a wall in the time stream?
Also in this issue:
"The Hideout" by Ron Fortier -- They planned to catch Brother Bones, the undead avenger, off-guard.
"Death of a Pulp Writer" by Patti Boeckman
"The Red-Headed League" by Arthur Conan Doyle -- A very exclusive club leads a swindled client to the great detective Sherlock Holmes.
"Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Quarantine" by Adam Beau McFarlane -- At last it can be told- The secret of the Giant Rat of Sumatra.
"Flowers for Christina" by Johnny Strike -- There was no customs inspection for his heart.
"Death Steps Down" by C.K.M. Scanlon -- A thug wants revenge, but gives a detective a chance to double the score!
"The Tree" by H.P. Lovecraft -- An ancient evil takes root.
"The Doom That Came to Roanoke" by John E. Petty -- The squat little statue was a harbinger of evil to come!
"From the Ground Up" by Leland S. Chester -- The whippersnapper thought he was a big shot, but made good on a promise!
Cover by Norman A. Saunders, original pulp illustrations.
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About the Author
A prolific author of books, short stories, poetry, and more, the Scottish writer Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930) is best known for the creation of one of literature’s most vivid and enduring characters: Sherlock Holmes. Through detailed observation, vast knowledge, and brilliant deduction, Holmes and his trusted friend, Dr. Watson, step into the swirling fog of Victorian London to rescue the innocent, confound the guilty, and solve the most perplexing puzzles known to literature.
Date of Birth:May 22, 1859
Date of Death:July 7, 1930
Place of Birth:Edinburgh, Scotland
Place of Death:Crowborough, Sussex, England
Education:Edinburgh University, B.M., 1881; M.D., 1885