Howard Who?: Twelve Outstanding Stories of Speculative Fiction

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Doubleday, Jan 1, 1986 - Fiction - 181 pages
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This collection of twelve imaginative and occasionally disturbing science fiction tales includes the Nebula Award-winning short story "The Ugly Chicken"

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User Review  - TheDivineOomba - LibraryThing

A few very good stories, some okay stories, a number of bad stories - typical short story book. The Ugly Chickens - About the last of the Dodo's - Hilarious and Sad all at the same time. Der Untergang ... Read full review

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User Review  - donp - LibraryThing

There's a reason people call Waldrop a master. Not a single story out of the dozen in this collection failed to satisfy. They're the real deal, with imaginative plots and spot-on characterizations ... Read full review


The Ugly Chickens
Der Untergang des Abendlandesmenschen
Dr Hudsons Secret Gorilla

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Howard Waldrop, born in Mississippi and now living in Austin, Texas, is an American iconoclast. His highly original books include Them Bones and A Dozen Tough Jobs, and the collections All About Strange Monsters of the Recent Past, Night of the Cooters, and Going Home Again.

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