The Dreaming Jewels/The Cosmic Rape/Venus Plus X
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The Dreaming Jewels/The Cosmic Rape/Venus Plus X

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Hardcover, 537 pages
Published September 2nd 1991 by Random House Value Publishing
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Denis
Most of what I’ve read from Sturgeon are short stories. Like Clarke, those are what he is most prolific with. When it comes to his novels – those I’ve read: “More than Human” (which is a fix-up mostly consisting of previously published short stories) and his swansong “Godbody” – which was a rather short novel.

I found “The Dreaming Jewels” (aka "The Synthetic Man") to be of a typical Sturgeon theme: Misfits with extraordinary sensitive human traits. He often includes has obligatory quasi pseudo-s...more
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Theodore Sturgeon (1918–1985) is considered one of the godfathers of contemporary science fiction and dark fantasy. The author of numerous acclaimed short stories and novels, among them the classics More Than Human, Venus Plus X, and To Marry Medusa, Sturgeon also wrote for television and holds among his credits two episodes of the original 1960s Star Trek series, for which he created the Vulcan m...more
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