Alien emissaries show mankind how to end the misery of war, plague and famine... but at what price?
"Brilliant Twist (Even If You See It Coming)"
This fourth volume of Favorite Science Fiction Stories contains 22 more gripping tales.
The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction has submitted ten of its best of 2002. Although the collection is a veritable cornucopia of styles and subjects, each story is somehow notable for its compassion and humanity.
"Great Writing - Mediocre Plots"
An anthology of exceptional Science Fiction short stories. Volume 5. Themes: Oops!; What if you're the only ram amongst the sheep?; Be wary of a corporate analyst.
As a newspaper publisher, Robert James Dahls found the news disconcerting; in fact, inexplicable. News items like two boxers simultaneously knocking each other out, prison guards sick and unable to guard the prisoners, policemen shooting fleeing culprits and collapsing themselves, battered wives with husbands suffering the same injuries that they inflicted.
"Loses its way..."