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The Sleeper Awakes
The Sleeper Awakes Sented by Jacob

In the dystopian vision of H. G. Wells' novel The Sleeper Awakes (1910), a man awakes to a London where all he knew has radically changed after his sleep of two hundred and three years.

The Island of Dr. Moreau
The Island of Dr. Moreau Sented by Sarah Gerdes

Ranked among the classic novels of the English language and the inspiration for several unforgettable movies, this early work of H. G. Wells was greeted in 1896 by howls of protest from reviewers, who found it horrifying and blasphemous. They wanted to know more about the wondrous possibilities of science shown in his first book, The Time Machine, not its potential for misuse and terror. In The Island of Dr. Moreau a shipwrecked gentleman named Edward Prendick, stranded on a Pacific island lorded over by the notorious Dr. Moreau, confronts dark secrets, strange creatures, and a reason to run for his life.

The Invisible Man
The Invisible Man Sented by Steve Bark

First published in 1897, The Invisible Man ranks as one of the most famous scientific fantasies ever written. Part of a series of pseudoscientific romances written by H. G. Wells (1866–1946) early in his career, the novel helped establish the British author as one of the first and best writers of science fiction.

The First Men in the Moon
The First Men in the Moon Sented by Sarah Gerdes

The novel tells the story of a journey to the moon by the impecunious businessman Mr Bedford and the brilliant but eccentric scientist Dr Cavor.

The Chronic Argonauts
The Chronic Argonauts Sented by Cameron

This brief story begins with a third-person account of the arrival of a mysterious inventor to the peaceful Welsh town of Llyddwdd.

Tales of Space and Time
Tales of Space and Time Sented by Steve Bark

Tales of Space and Time is a fantasy and science fiction collection of three short stories and two novellas written by the English author H. G. Wells between 1897 and 1898. It was first published by Doubleday & McClure Co. in 1899. All the stories had first been published in various monthly periodicals and this was the first volume to collect these stories.This collection includes the following titles: Ugh-lomi and Uya, The Cave Bear, The First Horseman, Uya the Lion and The Cure for Love

Star-begotten
Star-begotten Sented by Cameron

Star Begotten is a 1937 novel by H. G. Wells. It tells the story of a series of men who conjecture upon the possibility of the human race being altered, by genetic modification, by Martians to replace their own dying planet.

In the Days of the Comet
In the Days of the Comet Sented by Daniel

H. G. Wells, in his 1906 In the Days of the Comet uses the vapors of a comet to trigger a deep and lasting change in humanity's perspective on themselves and the world. In the build-up to a great war, poor student William Leadford struggles against the harsh conditions the lower-class live under.

A Modern Utopia
A Modern Utopia Sented by Luis

A Modern Utopia is one of H.G. Wells' explorations of social problems set in the form of a novel, but it is more a complex investigation of what might be than a mere fictional story.

Dr. Nikola's Experiment
Dr. Nikola's Experiment Sented by Rebecca

This fourth novel of Boothby's Dr. Nikola series reveals that Nikola has discovered all of the facts necessary to extend a human being's life. He has studied science and magic secrets of Tibetan monks. He explains: "It has been a long and tedious search, but such labour only makes success the sweeter.

The Man From the Atom
The Man From the Atom Sented by Sarah Gerdes

This was one of the 6 science fiction stories published in the first issue (April 1926) of the first magazine devoted to science fiction, Amazing Stories, edited and published by Hugo Gernsback, now considered to be the father of the science fiction genre. He described this story in an inset panel:

Brknk's Bounty
Brknk's Bounty Sented by Emma

From a feature writer to feature attraction—now there's a real booze-to-riches success story!

The Angel of Revolution: A Tale of the Coming Terror

THE ANGEL OF THE REVOLUTION, A TALE OF THE COMING TERROR. Written in the prophetic technological vein of Jules Verne and H.G. Wells, Griffith’s epic masterpiece tells the story of a Great War which never was. Airship squadrons and steam fleets clash over the world’s great kingdoms, leaving panic and devastation in their wake.

A Honeymoon in Space
A Honeymoon in Space Sented by Jacob

One of the first novels about interplanetary travel, A Honeymoon in Space takes readers on a journey across the solar system

The Flying Legion
The Flying Legion Sented by Emma

This a classic novel of adventure reflecting the tangled milieu of the Middle East just after World War I.

All In The Mind
All In The Mind Sented by Sarah Gerdes

When does life begin?... A well-known book says "forty". A well-known radio program says "eighty". Some folks say it's mental, others say it's physical. But take the strange case of Mel Carlson who gave a lot of thought to the matter. Mel felt as if he were floating on clouds in the deepest, most intense dark he had ever experienced. He tried opening his eyes but nothing happened, only a sharp pain. Little bits of memory flashed back and he tried to figure out what could have happened, where he was. The last thing he could remember was the little lab hidden back in the mountains in an old mine tunnel. Remote, but only an hour's drive from the city.

The Scales of Injustice
The Scales of Injustice Sented by Steve Bark

An unabridged reading of this original novel featuring the Third Doctor, as played on TV by Jon Pertwee.

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