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Six short stories from Rod Serling. I don't remember seeing all of these on Twilight Zone repeats, but either because they are not the 'best' episodes or maybe the publisher pulled a fast one. Some of the stories are classics - The Shelter (a neighborhood falls apart when a possible ICBM is coming their way and only one family was prepared), The Midnight Sun (New York falls apart as the earth unexpectedly starts falling towards the sun) and The Rip Van Winkle Caper (gold thieves put themselves i...more
Jun 06, 2010 Misha rated it 4 of 5 stars
Reading the short stories was as entertaining as if I were watching The Twilight Zone. I really enjoyed reading Rod Serling’s writing and adding to the experience was his audible narration in the back of my mind. I recommend the collection of 6 episodes that were published in 1962, after their airing.
"There is a fifth dimension, beyond that which is known to man. It is a dimension as vast as space and as timeless as infinity. It is the middle ground between light and shadow, between science and...more
Jun 27, 2012 David Brzezinski rated it 4 of 5 stars
This edition features six stories from the classic Twilight Zone series. In reading these stories, it is obvious why Rod Serling was a master storyteller and why Twilight Zone remains such a classic. The standout story of the six is The Shelter. Devoid of the usual sci-fi and fantasy elements that Twilight Zone was known for, this story manages to build the suspense to its shocking conclusion.
Rodman Edward "Rod" Serling (December 25, 1924–June 28, 1975) was an American screenwriter and television producer, best known for his live television dramas of the 1950s and his science fiction anthology TV series, The Twilight Zone.More about Rod Serling...