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Questions tagged [anthology-book]

An anthology-book is a collection of short stories or novella-length stories in a single omnibus edition. This tag is typically to be used in conjunction with the Story-Identification tag

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Sci-fi book about a shape shifting machine wandering the surface of a planet sized space ship

Been looking for this forever, it was part of an anthology I think and used such generic names that it seems impossible for me to find without knowing the book name. It's about a shape shifting ...
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Sci-fi short story collection: Scientist tries to find one final equation

I am looking for an anthology where one of the stories was about a scientist who leaves everything to find the one final equation or formula that will combine all equations. The scientist was a man. ...
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Seeking an anthology book called 'A View From A Distant Shore'

In the 1990s I came across a book by the title A View From A Distant Shore. It was a collection of short stories from Eastern Europe I believe. It was an older secondhand paperback. I mostly ...
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An anthology of short stories about first contact [closed]

Years ago I remember seeing an anthology of short stories about first contact, aptly titled: "First contact" (or something like that).
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Children's sci-fi collection - Alien orthodontist

When I was a child in the 70s I would stay with my grand parents and read children's sci fi. They had a particular book containing a collection of short stories one of which was about a human guy ...
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90s(?) Sci-Fi Collection With Green Spheres and Colorful Big Bird Aliens

I believe that it was a collection, anyway. It was from the early to mid 90s and one of the stories involved a woman staying at a cabin during a dark and stormy night. A green sphere appears (or ...
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Need name of an anthology

I'm trying to remember the name of an anthology of short stories about humans fighting an alien, insect-like race. I read the book in the late 1980s. There were about 10 stories. One of the stories ...
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Anthology, been searching for for decades

I've been looking for an anthology which my older brother lost back in the 70's.. the only stories which I can clearly remember it it were 'Who Goes There?' and "Nerves." If I'm not mistaken Robert ...
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Short stories book (80s?), one story about a detective falling in love with a woman in a rocket-lauching station; other story had lobster monsters

When I was about 12 years old, about 30 years ago, I used to read and re-read a science fiction short stories book. I think it was an American publication but I may be wrong about that. The cover had ...
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SFF Short story anthology

Looking for the title of a short story anthology. The one story it contained had a girl named Willow? on a generation ship and she was training to be a restorer? (Someone who terraforms and ...
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Short story collection about were-creatures and shapeshifters

I borrowed and read this book (in English) from a local library in Rancho Bernardo, California as a child in the early to mid 90's, no later than '96. The collection itself may have been written in ...
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International science fiction/fantasy anthology?

I'm trying to locate an anthology of international science fiction/fantasy anthology from the 1960s or 1970s. As I remember, it included Borges' "The Library of Babel". Another story was about a ...