Sunday, June 13, 2010

New at Project Gutenberg (13 June 2010)

Links on author, publisher, or year fetch more matching fiction.

  1. J J Allerton's "Once Upon A Planet"; download; Amazing Stories, December 1948: "The mighty King Miotis came down to Earth to recapture his lost desire for war. But what he saw on this planet, caused him to feel differently."
  2. Raymond Z Gallun's "Asteroid of Fear"; download; Planet Stories, March 1951: "All space was electrified as that harsh challenge rang out ... but John Endlich hesitated. For he saw beyond his own murder--saw the horror and destruction his death would unleash--and knew he dared not fight back!"
  3. Richard Sharpe Shaver's "The Dark Goddess"; download; Imagination, February 1953: "Deep within her caverns the great mer-woman longed for death to end her loneliness. But then came a voyager from space--a man--also lonely..."
Related: Fiction from old "pulp" magazines.