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The Island and Other Stories by Peter Watts

A collection of creative-commons licensed stories by Peter Watts, compiled by Paweł Dembowski, with the author’s permission. I love Watts’ writing–dark, sharp, hard science fiction–and his short work is a great place to start. Pawel wrote: Here’s a collection of … Continue reading

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Single File Complete Works of H.P. Lovecraft

From the compiler: In early December (2010), I used a file from the Australian Project Gutenberg to create an EPUB of most of Lovecraft’s works. It wasn’t a comprehensive file and while it’s been popular (just having hit 1,000 downloads … Continue reading

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The Ware Tetralogy by Rudy Rucker

“One of cyberpunk’s most inventive works.” — Rolling Stone From the author: Your Guide to the 21st Century! It starts with Software, where rebel robots bring immortality to their human creator by eating his brain. Software won the first Philip K. Dick Award. … Continue reading

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Starfarers by Vonda N. McIntyre

From Book View Cafe: The starship Starfarer is poised for our first voyage to another star system. The Alien Contact Team — physicist Victoria Fraser MacKenzie, geneticist Stephen Thomas Gregory, geographer Satoshi Lono, and alien contact specialist J.D. Sauvage — and … Continue reading

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Magic for Beginners by Kelly Link

From the publisher: Best of the Decade: Salon, The Onion, HTML Giant, Village Voice “Her exquisite stories mix the aggravations and epiphanies of everyday life with the stuff that legends, dreams and nightmares are made of, from pop culture to … Continue reading

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Stranger Things Happen by Kelly Link

From the publisher: This first collection by award-winning author Kelly Link takes fairy tales and cautionary tales, dictators and extraterrestrials, amnesiacs and honeymooners, revenants and readers alike, on a voyage into new, strange, and wonderful territory. The girl detective must … Continue reading

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The Baum Plan for Financial Independence and Other Stories by John Kessel

From the publisher: An astonishing, long-awaited collection of stories that intersect imaginatively with Pride and Prejudice, Frankenstein, The Wizard of Oz, and Flannery O’Connor. Includes John Kessel’s modern classic “Lunar Quartet” sequence about life on the moon. “A sustained exploration … Continue reading

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