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Nebula Awards Showcase 2016

by Mercedes Lackey

The Nebula Awards Showcase volumes have been published annually since 1966, reprinting the winning and nominated stories of the Nebula Awards, voted on by the members of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers...



Kutadgu Bilig is one of the most important works in Turkish literature in the 11th century. It is one of the oldest works belonging to the Turkish literature in the Islamic period. It was written by Yusuf Khass...

Selections From Mathnawi: Mesnevi'den Secmeler

by Mevlana Celaleddin Rumi

Rumi is one of the important figures in Turkish cultural history. He has a worldwide reputation for his thoughts and his portrayal of Islamic mysticism.

Within the Islamic world Mawlana Jalaluddin Rumi is held...

Imaginarium 4: The Best Canadian Speculative Writing

by Sandra Kasturi & Jerome Stueart

IMAGINARIUM 4: THE BEST CANADIAN SPECULATIVE WRITING is a reprint anthology collecting speculative short fiction and poetry (science fiction, fantasy, horror, magic realism, etc.) that represents the best work...

Daughters of Monsters

by Melissa Goodrich

Melissa Goodrich's debut short story collection, Daughters of Monsters, is a raw and magical book of spells, an honest yet harrowing look at the wonder and threat of the world. In these 17 short stories, a...

Moxon's Master

by Ambrose Bierce

A short story that speculates on what it is to be intelligent and when artificial intelligence becomes to powerful.

The Doings of Raffles Haw

by Arthur Conan Doyle

This early work by Arthur Conan Doyle was originally published in 1891 and we are now republishing it with a brand new introductory biography. Arthur Conan Doyle was born in Edinburgh, Scotland, in 1859. It...

Moxon's Master - and other Tales of Murder Most Foul

by Ambrose Bierce

Ambrose Bierce has a reputation as one of the darker short story writers of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Here are collected his finest tales of murder, revenge and horror.

The Middle Toe of the Right Foot and Other Strange Stories

by Ambrose Bierce

A wonderful collection of the most surreal, macabre and terrifying stories penned by one of the finest short story writers of American literature.

Playground of Lost Toys

by Colleen Anderson & Ursula Pflug

A dynamic collection of stories that explore the mystery, awe and dread that we may have felt as children when encountering a special toy. But it goes further, to the edges of space, where games are for keeps...

The Reluctant Heroes

by Frank M. Robinson

Pioneers have always resented their wanderlust, hated their hardships. But the future brings a new grudge-when pioneers stay put and scholars do the exploring!

The Old Die Rich

by H. L. Gold

It is the kind of news item you read at least a dozen times a year, wonder about briefly, and then promptly forget-but the real story is the one that the reporters are unable to cover! A time travel story that...

The Ignoble Savages

by Evelyn E. Smith

Snaddra had but one choice in its fight to afford to live belowground- underhandedly pretend theirs was an aboveboard society!

The Chasers

by Daniel F. Galouye

Civilizations must make sense somehow. But was this one the gaudy, impossible exception?

The Business, as Usual

by Jack Sharkey

Giving Certain Powers the business for a change would be a joy-but it must not backfire-and here at last was the perfect recoilless diddle!

Survival Type

by J. F. Bone

Score one or one million was not enough for the human race. It had to be all or nothing ... with one man doing every bit of scoring!

Spoken For

by William Morrison

He was lost-anyone could see that-but she had no idea how entirely lost he was nor why!

Perfect Answer

by L. J. Stecher

Getting there may be half the fun ... but it is also all of a society's chance of survival!

Pen Pal

by Milton Lesser

All she wanted was a mate and she had the gumption to go out and hunt one down. But that meant poaching in a strictly forbidden territory!

No Substitutions

by Jim Harmon

If it was happening to him, all right, he could take that ... but what if he was happening to it?