The 21st Golden Age of Science Fiction Megapack: 25 Stories by Edward Wellen (Golden Age of SF Megapack, Book 21)

By Edward Wellen

The Golden Age of technology Fiction Megapacks are designed to introduce readers to vintage technology fiction writers who may perhaps rather be forgotten.

Edward Wellen (1919-2011) used to be a author essentially of brief tales, such a lot within the secret style. notwithstanding, he penned a now not insubstantial variety of technology fiction over the process his career—starting (sort of!) with a "non-fact article" Origins of Galactic Slang for Galaxy journal. This Megapack collects 25 of his top stories from these early years… plus a couple of later stories as well.

About the Megapacks
Over the previous few years, our “Megapack” sequence of e-book anthologies has proved to be one in all our hottest endeavors. (Maybe it is helping that we occasionally provide them as charges to our mailing list!) One query we maintain getting requested is, “Who’s the editor?”
The Megapacks (except the place particularly credited) are a bunch attempt. every person at Wildside works on them. This contains John Betancourt, Mary Wickizer Burgess, Sam Cooper, Carla Coupe, Steve Coupe, Bonner Menking, Colin Azariah-Kribbs, Robert Reginald. A. E. Warren, and lots of of Wildside’s authors… who frequently recommend tales to incorporate (and not only their own!)

Contents:
Seven Day’s Wonder
Buffoon
Checkmate
With Ah! vibrant Wings
Shapes to Come
Hijack
No different Gods
Call Me Proteus
Chalk Talk
Androids Don’t Cry
Film Buff
Godsend
The Cryonauts
Tar Baby
The moment Fall, Or Anthony Comstock’s ultimate Victory
Sanity Clause
Further Deponent Sayeth Not
While-You-Wait
Errata Slip
Errata Slip quantity Two
Finger of Fate
The publication of Elijah
Hotline
Heroic Measures
Pattern

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