Intelligence is a great help in the evolution-by-survival-but intelligence without muscle is even less useful than muscle without brains. But it's so easy to forget that muscle-plain physical force-is important, too!
Although the Masquerade itself, as a necessary protection against non-telepaths, was not fully formulated until the late years of the Seventeenth Century, groups of telepaths-in-hiding existed long before that date. Whether such groups were the results of natural mutations, or whether they came into being due to some other cause, has not yet been fully determined, but that a group did exist in the district of Offenburg, in what is now Prussia, we...
Eight Classic Short Stories from The Golden Age of Science Fiction by Laurence M. Janifer. Featured here: "Slave Planet", "Mex", "Sight Gag", "The Man Who Played Loose", "Charley de Milo", "Hex", "Lost In Translation", and "Wizard".
In the distant future, when most of Earth's 20th century literature - including science fiction - has been lost, a previously unknown Robert A. Heinlein story turns up. Is it real or counterfeit? It's up to Gerald Knave to scope out the truth. Because it just may be a life-or-death case for him!
Detective Sergeant Carmoody has gotten complaints about a peeping tom from a woman named Miss Morgan. Carmoody put her beachfront motel under surveillance, but while he was taking a meal break, someone broke into the motel, and murdered her.
A very small slip, at just the wrong place, can devastate any enterprise. One tiny transistor can go wrong ... and ruin a multi-million dollar missile. Which would be one way to stop the missiles....(reprinted in 1963 as "Supermind").
The game is afoot! Night Shade Books is proud to present the fantastic adventures of the world's greatest detective - mystery, fantasy, science fiction, horror, no genre can escape the esteemed detective's needle-sharp intellect and intuition. This reprint anthology showcases the best Holmes short fiction from the last 25 years, featuring stories by such visionaries as Stephen King, Neil Gaimen, Laura King, and many others.