Nightflyers

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Bluejay Books, Dec 1, 1985 - Fiction - 295 pages
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Tells the stories of a starship crew who begin mysteriously dying one by one, electronic zombies, recreational warfare, a primitive alien culture, and an experiment in deep space

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NIGHTFLYERS

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Two long stories and four short, from the author of Fevre Dream and Windhaven (with Lisa Turtle). In the well-known title piece, some investigators pursuing the mysterious alien space-traveller ... Read full review

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User Review  - endersreads - LibraryThing

I made the mistake of thinking this was a novel with six chapter titles. It is not. George R. R. Martin's "Nightflyers" is a novella followed by five more shorts. This was my first GRRM. The very ... Read full review

Contents

NIGHTFLYERS
1
OVERRIDE
104
WEEKEND IN A WAR ZONE
136
Copyright

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About the author (1985)

George R. R. Martin was born on September 20, 1948 in Bayonne, New Jersey. He began writing at an early age, selling monster stories for pennies to neighborhood children. He received B.S. and M.S. degrees in Journalism from Northwestern University. In 1986, he worked as a story editor for the CBS series The Twilight Zone. He was also an executive story consultant, producer and co-supervising producer for CBS's Beauty and the Beast. In 1970, he sold the story The Hero to Galaxy magazine. Since becoming a full-time writer in 1979, he has written many novels, stories, and series including A Song for Lya, Portraits of His Children, The Pear-Shaped Man, and the Song of Ice and Fire series. He has won numerous awards including five Locust Awards, three Hugh Awards and two Nebula awards.

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