21 July 2010

Today, I'll be mostly returning....

Books. Yeah, that's right. Returning books to the library. What are you gonna do about it?

The Very Best of Fantasy & Science Fiction (Magazine) 60th Anniversary Anthology Edited by Gordon Van Gelder

  • Of Time and Third Avenue - Alfred Bester
  • All Summer in a Day - Ray Bradbury
  • One Ordinary Day, With Peanuts - Shirley Jackson
  • A Touch of Strange - Theodore Sturgeon
  • Eastward Ho! - William Tenn
  • Flowers for Algernon - Daniel Keyes
  • Harrison Bergeron - Kurt Vonnegut Jr. : An old favourite of mine, in which everyone is equal, even if it means we have to cripple ourselves to get that way. Haha, Kurt is hilarious.
  • This Moment of the Storm - Roger Zelazny: Another favourite, a cop on a strange planet, sudden storm, weird animals, girlfriend dies, the end.
  • The Electric Ant - Philip K. Dick
  • The Deathbird - Harlan Ellison
  • The Women Men Don't See - James Tiptree Jr. : This one was weird but good.
  • I See You - Damon Knight
  • The Gunslinger - Stephen King: The original short that became one of my favourite post apocalypse fantasy stories.
  • The Dark - Karen Joy Fowler
  • Buffalo - John Kessel
  • Solitude - Ursula K. Le Guin
  • Mother Grasshopper - Michael Swanwick
  • macs - Terry Bisson
  • Creation - Jeffery Ford
  • Other People - Neil Gaiman
  • Two Hearts - Peter S. Beagle
  • Journey into the Kingdom - M. Rickert
  • The Merchant and the Alchemists Gate - Ted Chiang: One of the best stories ever written, ever ever.
And this is all.