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By Evelyn E. Smith

The Golden Age of technology Fiction Megapacks are designed to introduce readers to vintage technological know-how fiction writers who may possibly rather be forgotten.

During the Fifties, Evelyn E. Smith usually released technology fiction in magazines like Galaxy and awesome Universe. Her tales ranged from post-apocalyptic satires to event to humor. She additionally wrote 4 technological know-how fiction novels, which mainly care for questions of gender id. like several of her paintings, they're characterised via their sharp wit. At her top, she used to be the equivalent of anyone—male or female—writing for the pulp magazines.

About the Megapacks
Over the previous few years, our “Megapack” sequence of book anthologies has proved to be one in all our hottest endeavors. (Maybe it is helping that we occasionally provide them as rates to our mailing list!) One query we preserve getting requested is, “Who’s the editor?”
The Megapacks (except the place in particular credited) are a bunch attempt. every body at Wildside works on them. This comprises John Betancourt, Mary Wickizer Burgess, Sam Cooper, Carla Coupe, Steve Coupe, Bonner Menking, Colin Azariah-Kribbs, Robert Reginald. A. E. Warren, and plenty of of Wildside’s authors… who usually recommend tales to incorporate (and not only their own!)

Contents:
Tea Tray within the Sky
Not healthy for Children
Collector’s Item
The Doorway
The Vilbar Party
Helpfully Yours
The Venus Trap
The so much Sentimental Man
Once a Greech
The Blue Tower
My reasonable Planet
Sentry within the Sky

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