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  1. says:

    A good collection of short stories by Theodore Sturgeon the real life prototype for Vonnegut's Kilgore Trout I have never discovered what Sturgeon thought about the joke He seems to have been a nice guy so maybe he took it

  2. says:

    Suffers from a certain amount of dated ness they’re from the ‘40s and ‘50s that is characteristic of golden age sf There is nothing prophetic in any of the stories Gender roles are strictly stereotyped and therefore romance is mostly comical by today’s norms One story is set in the distant future of 1973 The non sf storie

  3. says:

    This is a review in progress which means that I will post short reviews of each story as I read them I don't tend to read a whole shortstory collection after I've begun it I might return to it again and again slo

  4. says:

    Each story has its own appeal Some charm some terrify some impress It does help to be a fan of older classic SF and willing to put up with a few scientific anachronisms and a bit of sexism These aren't one note adventures for teen boys or gimmick 'Twilight Zone' episodes but full on stories for both male and female adults and will b

  5. says:

    This book was my long overdue introduction to Theodore Sturgeon’s short fiction At first I was non plussed The first story “Bright Segment” is a somewhat dull though still slightly terrifying story of an autistic man

  6. says:

    No there was no one better than Sturgeon in '50s SFfantasy not even Bradbury Bright Segment the lead story could

  7. says:

    Stephen King recommended book Noted as important to the genre we have been discussing from Danse Macabre published in 1981

  8. says:

    This 11 page short story by Theodore Sturgeon first appeared in the February 1951 issue of Imagination magazineIn 1965 this short story was re printed in Alfred Hitchcock'sMonster MuseumI know there is a group of people out there whoreally love Theodore Sturgeon's writing I am not among that group of people However this is one story by Theodore Sturgeon that I reallylove just because it is so goodI am not somebody who usually read

  9. says:

    Sturgeon has proved himself a top tier and I mean top top fantasist among his other hard science fiction accolades and I'm so excited to explore his extensive short fiction oeuvre His work is my current obsessio

  10. says:

    Accessible engaging most enjoyable; and considering their age these tales still stand very well indeed testimony to Sturgeon's ability All bar the first have fantastic elements with considerable variation in tone a

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Caviar Author Theodore Sturgeon

Contents · Bright Segment · nv · Microcosmic God · nv Astounding Apr ’ · Ghost of a Chance “The Green Eye. Suffers from a certain amount of dated ness they re from the 40s and 50s that is characteristic of golden age sf There is nothing prophetic in any of the stories Gender roles are strictly stereotyped and therefore romance is mostly comical by today s norms One story is set in the distant future of 1973 The non sf stories remain the most entertainingI do have to mention that The Cosmic God in spite of its absurdity and clumsiness has the most profound philosophical ideas of any of the stories revolving around Creation and evolution but Sturgeon fails to exploit these sufficiently and flesh out the ramifications and instead settles for an absurdly typical sf resolution There is another story about a planet that is an organism that is likewise uarantined to a superficial conclusionOther later writers like Harlan Ellison or Samuel Delaney would take similar ideas to a profound and satisfying conclusion Still without Sturgeon maybe those ideas would never have germinated

Review Caviar Author Theodore Sturgeon

D Monster” · ss Unknown Jun ’ · Prodigy · ss Astounding Apr ’ · Medusa · nv Astounding Feb ’ · Blabb. Each story has its own appeal Some charm some terrify some impress It does help to be a fan of older classic SF and willing to put up with a few scientific anachronisms and a bit of sexism These aren t one note adventures for teen boys or gimmick Twilight Zone episodes but full on stories for both male and female adults and will be enjoyed if read with careTwink especially is interesting I note one GR reviewer said it was one the very best stories he d read anywhere and another said to skip it I give it four stars myself for the idea and the writing with a star missing because I didn t feel the characters as authentic I think part of the appeal of that one depends on how much the situation itself resonates with you Dragon Age: Hard in Hightown episodes but full on stories for both male and female adults and will be The Isles enjoyed if read with careTwink KING especially is interesting I note one GR reviewer said it was one the very best stories he d read anywhere and another said to skip it I give it four stars myself for the idea and the writing with a star missing because I didn t feel the characters as authentic I think part of the appeal of that one depends on how much the situation itself resonates with you

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Ermouth · nv Amazing Feb ’ · Shadow Shadow on the Wall · ss Imagination Feb ’ · Twink · ss Galaxy Aug ’. Sturgeon has proved himself a top tier and I mean top top fantasist among his other hard science fiction accolades and I m so excited to explore his extensive short fiction oeuvre His work is my current obsession and I imagine it will be for some time Known to be one of the early pioneers to introduce high literary themes into speculative fiction Sturgeon s humanistic themes shine through in this wonderful collection 55 KING excited to Ty jesteś moje imię explore his The Many Lives of Fitzwilliam Darcy extensive short fiction oeuvre His work is my current obsession and I imagine it will be for some time Known to be one of the Complete Amber Sourcebook early pioneers to introduce high literary themes into speculative fiction Sturgeon s humanistic themes shine through in this wonderful collection 55

  • Mass Market Paperback
  • 182
  • Caviar Author Theodore Sturgeon
  • Theodore Sturgeon
  • English
  • 22 January 2019
  • 9780345257833

About the Author: Theodore Sturgeon

Theodore Sturgeon – is considered one of the godfathers of contemporary science fiction and dark fantasy The author of numerous acclaimed short stories and novels among them the classics More Than Human Venus Plus X and To Marry Medusa Sturgeon also wrote for television and holds among his credits two episodes of the original s Star Trek series for which he created the Vulcan m.