More than human

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Ballantine Books, 1953 - Fiction - 188 pages
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My intro to Sturgeon, and a great place to start. - Goodreads
It actually made the book hard to read. - Goodreads
Sturgeon is a master at sci-fi and storytelling. - Goodreads
The ending could nudge me over to four stars... - Goodreads
The writing transcends the simplistic language. - Goodreads
The prose is well written and the action is engaging. - Goodreads

Review: More Than Human

User Review  - Sifra - Goodreads

This was a great read and definetly a recommendation. The characters were all very well written (I liked Bonnie and Beanie especially - Ho ho! He hee!) and they all told the story in their own way. I ... Read full review

Review: More Than Human

User Review  - Rick Rowland - Goodreads

The most uniquely written books I've read so far. One will have to read this many times to extract all of it's nectar. Read full review

Contents

Section 1
3
Section 2
79
Section 3
142
Copyright

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About the author (1953)

Science fiction author Theodore Sturgeon was born Edward Hamilton Waldo in New York City on February 26, 1918. He sold his first short story, Heavy Insurance, while serving in the United States Merchant Marine from 1935 to 1938. Many of his stories explored romantic and sexual themes. He won numerous awards including the 1954 International Fantasy Award for More than Human, the 1970 Nebula and Hugo Awards for Slow Sculpture, and the 1985 World Fantasy Award for Lifetime Achievement. He was inducted into the Science Fiction and Fantasy Hall of Fame in 2000. He died of pneumonia in Eugene, Oregon on May 8, 1985.

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