- Author: Harlan Ellison
- Publisher: TACHYON
- Published: September 2007
- ISBN-10: 1892391481
- ISBN-13: 9781892391483
- Format: Paperback
- Copyright: 2007
- Subject: FICTION / Anthologies (multiple authors)
Our Price: $14.95
A revolutionary classic from one of science fiction's most highly regarded authors, this collection of 16 brilliant stories remains as scathing and influential today as it was when it was first published more than 20 years ago. These category-defying stories combine science fiction, horror, and fantasy with ironic humor, sardonic social criticism, and intense self-revelation. From "Jeffty is Five," the tragedy of an innocent child wrenched out of an idyllic past, to humanity's encounter with dangerously seductive aliens in "How's the Night Life on Cissalda?" and "Shatterday," the dark allegory of an identity-stealing doppelgänger replacing his inferior twin, this incendiary collection re-establishes its legendary author's place at the cutting edge of the short story form.
The reissue of Harlan Ellison's classic story collection, Shatterday, coincides with the release of a full-length documentary about the celebrated and controversial SF author, Dreams with Sharp Teeth. (Tachyon [IPG, dist.], $14.95 paper 336p ISBN 9781-892391-48-3) Copyright 2007 Reed Business Information.
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