A Heritage of Stars Clifford D. Simak

Here and there pockets of knowledge remain, and young Tom Cushing lives in one such university.

His imagination fired by reading of the fabled 'Place of Going to the Stars' in an ancient manu...

Why Call Them Back From Heaven? Clifford D. Simak

And that's why, in the year 2148, people spend their whole lives in poverty, giving all their money to Forever Center to ensure their happiness and comfort in the next eternal life.Daniel Frost is ...

The Goblin Reservation Clifford D. Simak

First-class entertainment (The Sunday Times) from a classic SF author. En route to an interplanetary research mission, a scientist is abducted by a strange, shadowy race of aliens and taken to a pr...

The Werewolf Principle Clifford D. Simak

Andrew Blake is found in a space capsule on a distant planet and is brought back to an unfamiliar Earth, where antigravity devices have replaced the wheel, and houses talk and even fly!Yet nothing ...

City Clifford D. Simak

Simak's "City" is a series of connected stories, a series of legends, myths, and campfire stories told by Dogs about the end of human civilization, centering on the Webster family, who, among their...

All Flesh is Grass Clifford D. Simak

A mysterious invisible barrier suddenly encloses a small, out-of-the-way American town. It's been put there by a galactic intelligence intent on imposing harmony and cooperation on the different pe...

The Visitors Clifford D. Simak

And it had settled squarely on forestry student Jerry Conklin's car, parked next to a fishing stream outside Lone Pine, Minnesota.

The townspeople of Lone Pine were the first to see it- and o...

Ring Around the Sun Clifford D. Simak

World industries collaspe.

People--sometimes whole towns--disappear without a trace.

Now, to save his own life--and all of humanity--he must solve the secrets of the parallel Earth.

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Way Station Clifford D. Simak

Enoch Wallace is an age hermit, striding across his untended farm as he has done for over a century, still carrying the gun with which he had served in the Civil War. But what his neighbors must ne...

A Choice of Gods Clifford D. Simak

A few human beings were left on the deserted earth along with count robots.

The human beings--including a small tribe of American Indians--made do.

Millennia later, a star-traveler retu...

Shakespeare's Planet Clifford D. Simak

Carter Horton and three other crew members are sent on a mission to find a planet which would be suitable for human life.

When he makes it to the planet he finds that he has been in deep slee...

Special Deliverance Clifford D. Simak

A college professor and other oddballs are dropped onto a bleak world near a giant blue cube -- with no idea how to proceed.

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Time Is the Simplest Thing Clifford D. Simak

Without setting foot on another planet, people like Shep Blaine were reaching out to the stars with their minds, telepathically contacting strange beings on other worlds.

Hunted through time ...

They Walked Like Men Clifford D. Simak

Money was worth; it had no value! It couldn't buy housing, clothing, or food. Someone with enormous quantities of cash was buying houses and tearing them down, buying stores and closing them.Perhap...

Cosmic Engineers Clifford D. Simak

Two reporters looking for a story in the outer reaches of the Solar System come upon a derelict spaceship.

Originally published as a short novel in Astounding Stories in 1939 and later expand...