A flight to a lost world of Antarctica. Garin Featherstone has been sent to explore a mysterious blue haze that was spotted in the polar region. There he discovers a lost civilization and a strange environment of vivid green lands, crimson tree trunks, and golden rivers. He most save Thrala of the light against the lizard men. This is Andre Norton's first professional published story from 1947. Even the Grand Dame of Science Fiction had to have her first sale. And she shows her strengths in her ... more info>>
Rupert Ralestone is officially the Marquess of Lorne--but with no family money or prestige, the title is worthless. He and his younger brother and sister return to the old family homestead--Pirate's Haven. Their only hope is to find the family's talisman, a great sword, and restore it to its proper place.
In 1866, only men uprooted by war had reason to ride into Tubacca, Arizona, a nondescript town as shattered and anonymous as the veterans drifting through it. So when Drew Rennie, newly discharged from Forrest's Confederate scouts, arrived leading everything he owned behind him--his thoroughbred stud Shiloh, a mare about to foal, and a mule--he knew his business would not be questioned. To anyone in Tubacca there could be only one extraordinary thing about Drew, and that he could not reveal: his... more info>>
When Raf Kurbi's Terran spaceship burst into unexplored skies of the far planet Astra and was immediately made welcome by the natives of a once-mighty metropolis, Kurbi was unaware of three vital things: One was that Astra already harbored an Earth colony--descended from refugees from the world of the previous century. Two was that these men and women were facing the greatest danger of their existence from a new outburst of the inhuman fiends who had once tyrannized Astra. Three was that the nat... more info>>
Their Interstellar Scam Turned Deadly When Aliens Surprised Them! Ras Hume had set out with his civ clients on a big-game safari on Jumala. This was to be a hunting party, but what they were really sent to find was known only to Hume. For somewhere in that other-world jungle Vye Lansor, a man, reconditioned with another man's brain pattern, was planted. It was an interstellar scam whose goal was a planetary fortune. Whoever located this supposed lone survivor of a spaceship crash would receive a... more info>>
Three Complete SF Classics! Earth's first colonists face difficult challenges in Star Born. The starship Solar Queen finds itself caught in the crossfire when cosmic magicians duel on the Voodoo Planet. When invading aliens decimate a Terran colony only its most menial employee is left to prevent war breaking out in a storm over Warlock. All three sf bestsellers for the price of one eBook!
The star traveling secrets brought back by time travellers have been unravelled, and both the Americans and the Russians are intent upon colonizing new worlds. A unique method of adapting effete Earthlings to frontier worlds is being used: the colonists are hypnotically regressed to the mentality of their fierce ancestors. Thus, on Topaz, we find a band of Apaches representing the West and a horde of Mongols sent by the East.
"Send the Black Throne to dust; conquer the Black Ones, and bring the Daughter from the Caves of Darkness." These were the tasks Garin must perform to fulfill the prophecy of the Ancient Ones ... and establish his own destiny in this hidden land!
If it is possible to conquer space, then perhaps it is also possible to conquer time. At least that was the theory American scientists were exploring in an effort to explain the new sources of knowledge the Russians possessed. Perhaps Russian scientists had discovered how to transport themselves back in time in order to learn long-forgotten secrets of the past. That was why young Ross Murdock, above average in intelligence but a belligerently independent nonconformist, found himself on a "hush-h... more info>>
3 Classic SF Novels: Plague Ship; Lani People; Operation Terror Three Great Science Fiction Novels for Less than the Cost of a Paperback! Andre Norton's masterpiece, Plague Ship, is the story of the tramp-freighter spaceship, Solar Queen. In a universe of interstellar commerce, where trade was pretty well sewn up by the giant companies, tramps like the Solar Queen were up against it. Their only tools were ingenuity and personal fearlessness, the qualities which had gained the Solar Queen exclusi... more info>>