From This Day Forward: 13 Stories by John Brunner Hardcover – January 1, 1972
“Speculation is compounded with suspense” in these thirteen short works of sci-fi from the Hugo Award–winning author of Stand on Zanzibar—“Genuine startlers” (Kirkus Reviews, starred review).
Collected when Brunner was at the peak of his writing form, this even dozen of his short stories, with a bonus poem thrown into the mix, offers provocative ideas and thrilling action mixed with conceptions of the inevitable future, the inventable future, the alternate future, the future to be avoided, and the future that is sometimes right now. A heady brew.
For each generation, there is a writer meant to bend the rules of what we know. Hugo Award winner (Best Novel, Stand on Zanzibar) and British science fiction master John Brunner remains one of the most influential and respected authors of all time, and now many of his classic works are being reintroduced. For readers familiar with his vision, this is a chance to reexamine his thoughtful worlds and words, while for new readers, Brunner’s work proves itself the very definition of timeless.
From This Day Forward: 13 stories by John Brunner
- ASIN : B0006CPX4A
- Publisher : Doubleday; 1st edition (January 1, 1972)
- Language : English
- Hardcover : 238 pages
- ISBN-10 : 1127347187
- ISBN-13 : 978-1127347186
- Item Weight : 1 pounds