Classic Science Fiction and Fantasy Stories by Stephen Brennan

By Stephen Brennan

The tales of Mary Shelley, H. G. Wells, and Jules Verne cleared the path for the glorious technological know-how fiction literature that all of us get pleasure from at the present time. in spite of the fact that, complete appreciation of those modern works is most unlikely with no an realizing in their literary roots. Classic technology Fiction and fable Stories is a superb assortment, comprising excerpts and brief tales from essentially the most liked writers of all time. whereas many readers have just a cursory wisdom of those works, having both heard approximately them or skimmed via them, they are going to now have the ability to have this complete assortment within the palm in their hands.

Included during this complete assortment are recognized writers spanning a number of centuries, including:

• Edgar Allan Poe
• H. G. Wells
• Mark Twain
• Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
• Jules Verne
• Jack London
• Mary Shelley
• and plenty of more

Classic technology Fiction and myth Stories deals not just a front-row seat to the production of the recognized technological know-how fiction and fable genres, but in addition perception on the place the good sci-fi minds of this present day bought their notion. With the aid of Stephen Brennan, this assortment is one who all lovers of George A. Romero, Max Brooks, and Stephen King must have on their bookshelves.

Skyhorse Publishing, below our evening colour and Talos imprints, is proud to post a extensive diversity of titles for readers drawn to technology fiction (space opera, time go back and forth, demanding SF, alien invasion, near-future dystopia), delusion (grimdark, sword and sorcery, modern city fable, steampunk, substitute history), and horror (zombies, vampires, and the occult and supernatural), and lots more and plenty extra. whereas no longer each identify we put up turns into a New York Times bestseller, a countrywide bestseller, or a Hugo or Nebula award-winner, we're devoted to publishing caliber books from a various crew of authors.

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