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What will you be doing when the shadows fall and the clocks stop? Some of the most talented new voices in short fiction from around the world offer their takes on the end of the planet as we know it. Man-made, geological, biblical, extraterrestrial - the nature of the end of days is imagined in many ways but they all have one thing in common. The final acts of humanity. Fr ...more
Paperback, 208 pages
Published December 1st 2010 by Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
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Feb 17, 2011 rated it it was amazing
“The earth is what we all have in common.” - Wendell Barry

Terminal Earth is a brilliant and imaginative collection of twenty-two stories that took me from an abandoned Cleveland to space then back to an Oregon worm farm.

personally, some stories are touching:
* Desmond Warzel' Fields - the Cleveland Indians wins the World Series in the last baseball game ever played
* Frank Roger's As The Sun Sets - a couple holds on to the sun's waning light before the world is plunged into eternal darkness
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Simon Stevens
Sep 30, 2013 rated it it was ok
Short stories by a bunch of unknown writers was always going to be a gamble. There are some really interesting ideas in some of the stories, but some of them really dragged, others were sentimental codswallop and others were written by idiots. Also, the publishers/editors/formatters haven't done this any favours as it is littered with mistakes and centred(!) - justify you assholes!
Fred Warren
Jun 25, 2011 rated it really liked it
Excellent sci-fi anthology of apocalyptic tales.

You can read my full review at: http://residentialaliens.blogspot.com...
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