The Complete Stories (Volume 1)

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In The Complete Stories (Volume - 1), author Isaac Asimov demonstrates his mastery of the short, fiction story form. This collection was amassed together from three previously published anthologies, Earth Is Room Enough, Nightfall And Other Stories, and Nine Tomorrows. These science fiction stories are considered to be some of the best in the genre. In Volume 1, readers can expect 48 short stories written for the science fiction genre, many of which are now classics. The book begins with a brief introduction written by Asimov himself. In it, he mentions just how personally significant some of these stories are to him. Many of these stories also reveal Asimov's feelings about subjects such as automobiles. Through his simple and masterful storytelling techniques, Asimov takes readers into never-before-seen worlds and universes. Some of the stories in this book are The Dead Past, Franchise, Kid Stuff, The Message, Living Space, Jokester, Profession, Green Patches, Nightfall, Hostess, Flies, and Sally. Some of these stories are guaranteed to pull at readers' heart strings, while others will lead readers into a philosophical realm. Of the stories, Nightfall, Sally, and The Last Question, were some of Asimov's favourites. Asimov's The Complete Stories (Volume - 1) is not only entertaining but also thought provoking, which has helped him gain a loyal fan following over the course of the last century. This edition of the book was published in 1993.

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