The Best Animal Stories of Science Fiction and Fantasy
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The Best Animal Stories of Science Fiction and Fantasy

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Contents:
* And Lo! The Bird, Nelson S. Bond, Blue Book, Sep ’50.
* The Fog Horn [The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms], Ray Bradbury, The Saturday Evening Post, Jun 23 ’51.
* The Steel Cat, John Collier, Lilliput, Feb ’41.
* The Exhalted [Johnny Black], L. Sprague de Camp, Astounding, Nov ’40.
* Dolphin’s Way, Gordon R. Dickson, Analog, Jun ’64.
* Wolves Don’t Cry, Bruce Elliott, Fant...more
Hardcover, 195 pages
Published January 1st 1979 by Frederick Warne
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Bryan457
Reread February 2013.

Worth the read for the story "And Lo! The Bird."

The Fog Horn by Ray Bradbury. 4 stars.
The eerie sound of the foghorn at a lonely lighthouse rouses something in the deeps.

The Steel Cat by John Collier. 1 star.
Not really Science Fiction. The steel cat is simply a mouse trap. I don't care for a story where the whole point is to manipulate my emotions so I feel sorry for a small animal.

The Monkey’s Paw by W. W. Jacobs. 2 stars.
Not an animal story; not sure what it is doing in a...more
DaughterDaDa
Some nice old classic science fiction stories about animals, some of which are very surprising. Enjoyed "And Lo! The Bird" by Nelson Bond.
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Jan 07, 2013 Cheryl in CC NV marked it as wishlist
at UNR, so maybe Sandy can get it
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