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GENOCIDE by David Bischoff <P> <P> The alien queen is dead, the hive mind left to flounder... and on a world bereft of its leader two strains of Alien divide their forces for world-shattering, acid-drenched war. On Earth, in the wake of alien infestation, athletes are flocking to humanity's Goodwill Games. But some come with a deadly new tool: a drug called Fire, distilled from the very essence of the Aliens' body chemistry.The military wants it. Pharmaceutical kingpin Daniel Grant wants it. But the only place the essential ingredient can be found is on that terrible world, convulsed by Alien holocaust. <P> <P> ALIEN HARVEST by Robert Sheckley <P> <P> Royal jelly, the most illicit of Alien by-products, is keeping Dr Stan Myakovsky alive. A once-famous scientist fallen on hard times, Stan is fighting off the repo-men and trying hard to patent the cybernetic ant that will reinstate his reputation. Julie Lish is beautiful, mysterious, and totally amoral. She has a plan so outrageous that there might be one chance in a million to pull it off.Together they make an attempt to grab the ultimate treasure--royal jelly from an Alien hive.
Escaping from Crais, Moya's crew meet a ship of legendary ancient travellers, surviving as energy-beings, and also trying to return to their home.
An ideal agrarian community run by women and ruled by love and harmony. A city-state that mirrored history's most famous utopian vision. a society aglow with the wit and style that only Regency England had briefly achieved. All were real, all were flourishing. All were waiting to astound and entrap four space voyagers from Earth who had violated all odds by landing on this unknown planet.
Tells the story of Captain Picard's desperate efforts to save his ship after it is infected by a deadly alien life form.
In the Beginning there was the Interstate. At the End there was the Interstate. In the Middle there was the Megaverse Mall. And somewhere on the outskirts of this Mall, in one of the parking lots with cheap rates, there was this guy named Melvinge and his dog Harlan.
Two acclaimed SF writers produce an odd an erotic novel about the mythical creature and Mary McPherson.
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