In a future not so long from now, but a lot funnier, Chap Foey Rider sets up relations between Mankind and the 27,000 member worlds of the faster-than-light Galactic Postal Union. In his spare time, he rids the world of smog and pollution and brings peace on Earth. Chap Foey even gets rid of income tax. But now, he faces his most serious challenge ever. Not his numerous sons, not the Galactic Postal Union, and no interstellar trader, no matter how many arms or eyes the creature has, can help Cha... more info>>
"Dinosaur Park" is a loving homage to the works of Jack Vance.Thousands of years from now, the human race has expanded throughout the galaxy, colonizing millions of worlds and creating myriads of bizarre new religious cults and sects. One of these worlds is Stohlson's Redemption, where the human settlers raise dinosaurs for their religious ceremonies.When the ten-year-old Kerryl Ryson creates an unseemly incident that upsets a visiting Important Person, his father is fed to a dinosaur--as an obj... more info>>
The MacNair of MacNair, conman extraordinaire, pulled into a parallel universe by desperate revolutionaries ... finds his life endangered by madmen of every stripe ... desperately jumping from universe to universe and century to century, on the run from berserk Emperors, secret policemen, vengeful wives, and maddened doppelgangers, the supremely unruffled MacNair still finds time to save an empire, marry an heiress, and invent the two hallmarks of modern civilization, the indoor flush toilet and... more info>>
You're supposed to find sex, sin, sun and sand in Tahiti! Quiet lagoons, beautiful vahines, complaisant women, languor and love. But instead, you'll find kidnapping, murder, and exploding bombs. Mais non! It all starts with a beautiful, naked damsel in distress in expatriate LaRoche's adventures in the real-life Garden of Eden.
WORMS IN THE APPLE OF PARADISE! CRIME IN TAHITI: Just like the golden-skinned vahines, it's not like it is anywhere else … A con man who pulls gold nuggets from the bellies of fish … A banker who drops dead at the front-door delivery of his own coffin … An animal-rights sex-kitten who murders a foie gras producer next to his goose pens … A million-dollar sniffer dog stabbed to death for reasons unknown … A seven-foot transvestite hooker who brutalizes her clients … BUT FOR BIZARRE CRIMES, A UNIQ... more info>>