Bring Me the Head of Prince Charming

Bring Me the Head of Prince Charming

Eager to win the coveted Millennial Evil Deeds Award for reshaping the world, Azzie Elbub, a demon, decides to create a Prince Charming and a Sleeping Beauty who will help his cause. Reprint.

Author: Roger Zelazny

Publisher: Spectra

ISBN: 0553299352

Category: Fiction

Page: 310

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Eager to win the coveted Millennial Evil Deeds Award for reshaping the world, Azzie Elbub, a demon, decides to create a Prince Charming and a Sleeping Beauty who will help his cause. Reprint.
Categories: Fiction

The Alchemical Marriage of Alistair Crompton

The Alchemical Marriage of Alistair Crompton

Novels Victim The Tenth Victim (1965) Victim Prime (1987) Hunter/Victim (1988) Bring me the Head of Prince Charming (with Roger Zelazny) Bringme the Head of Prince Charming (1991) If atFaust You Don't Succeed (1993) A Farce to be ...

Author: Robert Sheckley

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781473207554

Category: Fiction

Page: 124

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He is a tortured soul. Separated at an early age from two conflicting personalities, Alistair Crompton has decided on a daring scheme to reintegrate himself. But installed in different bodies and despatched to different planets, his two other selves have developed lives of their own: Loomis, who is completely self-indulgent and amoral; and Stack, vicious and impulsive. Both are direct opposites to the original Alistair; and their eventual reunion seems unlikely and highly dangerous...
Categories: Fiction

Inside Delphi 2006

Inside Delphi 2006

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Author: Ivan Hladni

Publisher: Wordware Publishing, Inc.

ISBN: 9781449633714

Category: Delphi (Computer file)

Page: 769

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Categories: Delphi (Computer file)

Pilgrimage to Earth

Pilgrimage to Earth

Novels Victim The Tenth Victim (1965) Victim Prime (1987) Hunter/Victim (1988) Bring me the Head of Prince Charming (with Roger Zelazny) Bringme the Head of Prince Charming (1991) If atFaust You Don't Succeed (1993) A Farce to be ...

Author: Robert Sheckley

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781473207615

Category: Fiction

Page: 112

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In "Pilgrimage to Earth," on a long-desired trip to the home planet, a young man finds a perfectly developed society and, finally, deep, true love-which, sadly, only lasts for a very limited time before the reset button removes all trace of it. The fourteen other stories in this collection are "All the Things You Are," "Trap," "The Body," "Early Model," "Disposal Service," "Human Man's Burden," "Fear in the Night," "Bad Medicine," "Protection," "Earth, Air, Fire, and Water," "Deadhead," "The Academy," "Milk Run," and "The Lifeboat Mutiny."
Categories: Fiction

Divine Intervention

Divine Intervention

Novels Victim The Tenth Victim (1965) Victim Prime (1987) Hunter/Victim (1988) Bring me the Head of Prince Charming (with Roger Zelazny) Bringme the Head of Prince Charming (1991) If atFaust You Don't Succeed (1993) A Farce to be ...

Author: Robert Sheckley

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781473207585

Category: Fiction

Page: 77

View: 452

In "Sarkanger," Gregor and Arnold of the AAA Ace Interplanetary Decontamination Corporation take on an extermination job on Sarkan. Things get surprisingly complicated when the target vermin start arguing about who should be wiped out. The ten other stories in this collection are "At the Conference of the Birds," "The Destruction of Atlantis," "Dial-a-Death," "Divine Intervention," "Love Song from the Stars," "Message from Hell," "The Necessary Thing," "Robotvendor Rex," "There Will Be No War after This One," and "Wormworld."
Categories: Fiction

Immortality Inc

Immortality Inc

Novels Victim The Tenth Victim (1965) Victim Prime (1987) Hunter/Victim (1988) Bring me the Head of Prince Charming (with Roger Zelazny) Bring me the Head of Prince Charming (1991) If at Faust You Don't Succeed (1993) A Farce to be ...

Author: Robert Sheckley

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781473207493

Category: Fiction

Page: 125

View: 379

Thomas Blaine remembered the car accident that killed him - and then he woke up in the hospital where a nurse told him where he was. "You'd call it being in the future." A future where bodies are sold to the highest bidder as new homes for the minds of the rich, who are greedy for more life when their own bodies wear out or are damaged. Suddenly, keeping body and soul together has taken on a new, and very sinister, meaning.
Categories: Fiction

The 10th Victim

The 10th Victim

Novels Victim The Tenth Victim (1965) Victim Prime (1987) Hunter/Victim (1988) Bring me the Head of Prince Charming (with Roger Zelazny) Bring me the Head of Prince Charming (1991) If at Faust You Don't Succeed (1993) A Farce to be ...

Author: Robert Sheckley

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781473207424

Category: Fiction

Page: 66

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It's the 21st Century and the ugliness of war no longer exists, except on a very personal level. Nowadays, people like Marcello Polletti, seller of Roman sunsets, and Caroline Meredith, lithe, beautiful, blonde and backed by corporate sponsors and the Roy Bell Dancers, hunt, chase and kill each other for sport and for the entertainment of the masses - until something oddly like personal human feelings pops up to confuse the players and up the stakes...as each of them seeks to kill their 10th victim and rise in the ranks of the hunters.
Categories: Fiction

Journey Beyond Tomorrow

Journey Beyond Tomorrow

Novels Victim The Tenth Victim (1965) Victim Prime (1987) Hunter/Victim (1988) Bring me the Head of Prince Charming (with Roger Zelazny) Bring me the Head of Prince Charming (1991) If at Faust You Don't Succeed (1993) A Farce to be ...

Author: Robert Sheckley

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781473207516

Category: Fiction

Page: 94

View: 160

Tomorrow...and the day after. Citizens worship the Almighty Machine. Passion is a beatnik, love the new frontier. Both God and Satan have been driven underground. The insane are treated by making their delusions real. Jail is a place to break into. Government is lost in the mapless Octagon. And science has given birth to superstition. Where? In America. When? Less than forty years from today.' to 'Tomorrow... and the day after. Citizens worship the Almighty Machine. Passion is a beatnik, love the new frontier. Both God and Satan have been driven underground. The insane are treated by making their delusions real. Jail is a place to break into. Government is lost in the mapless Octagon. And science has given birth to superstition. Where? In America. When? Less than forty years from today.
Categories: Fiction

Store of Infinity

Store of Infinity

Novels Victim The Tenth Victim (1965) Victim Prime (1987) Hunter/Victim (1988) Bring me the Head of Prince Charming (with Roger Zelazny) Bringme the Head of Prince Charming (1991) If atFaust You Don't Succeed (1993) A Farce to be ...

Author: Robert Sheckley

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781473207639

Category: Fiction

Page: 95

View: 774

In "The Prize of Peril," everyone lives on...because when someone is about to die, the emergency squad is always there to bring that person back-whether he or she wants it or not. The seven other stories in this collection are "The Humours," "Triplication," "The Minimum Man," "If the Red Slayer," "The Store of the Worlds," "The Gun Without a Bang," and "The Deaths of Ben Baxter."
Categories: Fiction

The Game of X

The Game of X

Novels Victim The Tenth Victim (1965) Victim Prime (1987) Hunter/Victim (1988) Bring me the Head of Prince Charming (with Roger Zelazny) Bringme the Head of Prince Charming (1991) If atFaust You Don't Succeed (1993) A Farce to be ...

Author: Robert Sheckley

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781473207523

Category: Fiction

Page: 79

View: 262

All secret agents need to look out for William Nye, now known as Agent X. His recruitment was simple and his legend is brilliant but un-earned. Somehow, he thinks he's the best there is and we all know how pride goeth before a fall. The master of SF hilarity and biting social satire creates a spy world that has gathered praise from the greats of the genre.
Categories: Fiction