Monatsarchiv: Oktober 2014

The Doors of His Face, The Lamps of His Mouth, and Other Stories • SF story collection by Roger Zelazny

★★★★ Meta: ISFDB Fisher, climber, cowboy romanticism, terraforming, a proto-amber and other stories. My favourite ★★★★★ story was A Rose for Ecclesiastes No ★ or  ★★ for me were The Great Slow Kings Corrida Contents: ★★★★ for The Doors of His Face, the … Weiterlesen

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Love is an Imaginary Number • (1966) • shortstory by Roger Zelazny

★★★★ Meta: ISFDB. This shortstory appeared first in New Worlds, #158 January 1966, edited by Michael Moorcock. It was nominated for the Nebula in 1968. I’ve read it in The Doors of His Face, the Lamps of His Mouth and Other Stories, my … Weiterlesen

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Divine Madness • (1966) • shortstory by Roger Zelazny

★★★★ Meta: ISFDB. This shortstory appeared first in New Worlds SF, October 1966, edited by Michael Moorcock. I’ve read it in The Doors of His Face, the Lamps of His Mouth and Other Stories, my review here. A man re-lives through recurring … Weiterlesen

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This Moment of the Storm • (1966) • novelette by Roger Zelazny

★★★ Meta: ISFDB. This novelette appeared first in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, June 1966. It was nominated for the Hugo and Nebula in 1967. I’ve read it in The Doors of His Face, the Lamps of His Mouth and Other … Weiterlesen

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This Mortal Mountain • (1967) • novelette by Roger Zelazny

★★★ Meta: ISFDB. This novelette appeared first in Galaxy, March 1967, edited by Frederik Pohl. It was nominated for the Nebula in 1968. I’ve read it in The Doors of His Face, the Lamps of His Mouth and Other Stories, my … Weiterlesen

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A Rose for Ecclesiastes • (1963) • novelette by Roger Zelazny

★★★★★ Meta: ISFDB. This novelette appeared first in Magazine of SF&F, November 1963. It was nominated for the Hugo in 1964. I’ve read it in The Doors of His Face, the Lamps of His Mouth and Other Stories, my review here. … Weiterlesen

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Devil Car • (1965) • shortstory by Roger Zelazny

★★★ Meta: ISFDB. This shortstory appeared in Galaxy, June 1965, edited by Frederik Pohl . It was nominated for the Nebula in 1966. I’ve read it in The Doors of His Face, the Lamps of His Mouth and Other Stories, my review here. … Weiterlesen

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The Keys to December • (1966) • novelette by Roger Zelazny

★★★1/2 Meta: ISFDB. This novelette appeared first in new wave flagship New Worlds, August 1966, edited by Michael Moorcock. It was nominated for the Nebula in 1968. I’ve read it in The Doors of His Face, the Lamps of His Mouth … Weiterlesen

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The Doors of His Face, the Lamps of His Mouth • (1965) • novelette by Roger Zelazny

★★★★ Meta: ISFDB. Winning the Nebula novelette award in the first year giving out 1966, Hugo nominated. I’ve read it in The Doors of His Face, the Lamps of His Mouth and Other Stories, my review here. Entertaining Pre-NASA space opera: … Weiterlesen

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Macy Minnot’s Last Christmas on Dione, Ring Racing, Fiddler’s Green, the Potter’s Garden • 2012 • shortstory by Paul J. McAuley

★★★ Meta: ISFDB. Originally published in Edge of Infinity. I’ve read it in The Year’s Best Science Fiction: Thirtieth Annual Collection. From the Quiet War Series. I haven’t read The Quiet War where Macy Minnot plays a certain role. But the story … Weiterlesen

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