The collection includes the following stories (plus author notes preceding each story and a special introduction from Stanley Schmidt):
1. "TeleAbsence" (Analog_, July 1995) • Nominated for the 1996 Hugo Award for Best Short Story • Winner of the Analytical Laboratory Award for Best Short Story of 1995 • Winner of the Science Fiction Chronicle Reader Award for Best Short Story of 1995... [click here for more]
Winner of the 2012 Luminis Prize!"Could not put down the Kindle once started""Twisty! Turny! Magical! Wonderful!""...I figured I knew how exactly how it was going to end. I was completely wrong."
The onmyouji Tsurugu no Kiyomori, a practitioner of the mystic arts, has... [click here for more]
The Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson Megapack: collects 159 works by the great Norwegian author (and winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature) -- 24 prose works, 6 plays, and 129 poems -- plus three critical introduction and a long introductory biography. Prose works include: THE FATHER ABSALOM'S HAIR ARNE: A Sketch of Norwegian Country Life THE RAILROAD AND THE CHURCHYARD THROND A DANGEROUS WOOING... [click here for more]
Henri-Louis Bergson (1859—1941) was a major French philosopher, influential especially in the first half of the 20th century. Bergson convinced many thinkers that immediate experience and intuition are more significant than rationalism and science for understanding reality.
He was awarded the 1927 Nobel Prize in Literature "in recognition of his rich and vitalizing ideas and the brilliant... [click here for more]