The Resource Science fiction stories, chosen by Edward Blishen ; illustrated by Karin Littlewood

Science fiction stories, chosen by Edward Blishen ; illustrated by Karin Littlewood

Label
Science fiction stories
Title
Science fiction stories
Statement of responsibility
chosen by Edward Blishen ; illustrated by Karin Littlewood
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An illustrated collection of science fiction short stories and excerpts from longer works by a variety of authors including H.G. Wells, Jules Verne, and Isaac Asimov
Member of
Cataloging source
UBY
Dewey number
808.83
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
"Ages 9-14"--Page 4 of cover
LC call number
PZ5
LC item number
.S413 2003
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1920-1996
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Blishen, Edward
  • Littlewood, Karin
Series statement
Story library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science fiction
  • Children's stories
  • Short stories
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Science fiction stories, chosen by Edward Blishen ; illustrated by Karin Littlewood
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "First published in 1993"--CIP, p. facing title page
  • "Red hot reads"--Spine
  • "Cover illustration copyright Paul Young, 2003"--CIP, p. facing title page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The boy, the dog, and the spaceship / Nicholas Fisk -- Invisible in London / H.G. Wells (from The Invisible Man) -- The Dragon of Pendor / Ursula Le Guin (from The Wizard of Earthsea) -- Bobo's star / Glenn Chandler -- The yellow hands / T.H. White (from The Master) -- The specimen / Tim Stout -- Of polymufstock / John Christopher -- Hurled into space / Jules Verne (from Round the Moon) -- Goodbye to the Moon / Monica Hughes (from Crisis on Conshelf Ten) -- The shot from the Moon / Arthur C. Clarke (from Islands in the Sky) -- The fun they had / Isaac Asimov -- A fight between lizards at the center of the earth / Jules Verne (from Voyage to the Center of the Earth) -- The last man alive / M.P. Shiel (from The Purple Cloud) -- How we were tracked by a tripod / John Christopher (from The White Mountains) -- The war of the worlds (an extract) / H.G. Wells -- Homecoming / Stephen David -- All summer in a day / Ray Bradbury -- Grenville's planet / Michael Shaara -- The fear shouter / Jay Williams -- The wind from the Sun / Arthur C. Clarke
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
1 online resource (252, [1] pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036850310
Label
Science fiction stories, chosen by Edward Blishen ; illustrated by Karin Littlewood
Link
Publication
Note
  • "First published in 1993"--CIP, p. facing title page
  • "Red hot reads"--Spine
  • "Cover illustration copyright Paul Young, 2003"--CIP, p. facing title page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The boy, the dog, and the spaceship / Nicholas Fisk -- Invisible in London / H.G. Wells (from The Invisible Man) -- The Dragon of Pendor / Ursula Le Guin (from The Wizard of Earthsea) -- Bobo's star / Glenn Chandler -- The yellow hands / T.H. White (from The Master) -- The specimen / Tim Stout -- Of polymufstock / John Christopher -- Hurled into space / Jules Verne (from Round the Moon) -- Goodbye to the Moon / Monica Hughes (from Crisis on Conshelf Ten) -- The shot from the Moon / Arthur C. Clarke (from Islands in the Sky) -- The fun they had / Isaac Asimov -- A fight between lizards at the center of the earth / Jules Verne (from Voyage to the Center of the Earth) -- The last man alive / M.P. Shiel (from The Purple Cloud) -- How we were tracked by a tripod / John Christopher (from The White Mountains) -- The war of the worlds (an extract) / H.G. Wells -- Homecoming / Stephen David -- All summer in a day / Ray Bradbury -- Grenville's planet / Michael Shaara -- The fear shouter / Jay Williams -- The wind from the Sun / Arthur C. Clarke
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
1 online resource (252, [1] pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036850310

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