The Best of Frederik Pohl Author:Frederik Pohl Frederik Pohl "... the most consistently able writer science fiction, in the modern sense, has yet produced" Kingsley Amis — Here in one superlative volume, 17 science fiction tales by a master storyteller. — The Midas Plague - They had committed the greatest crime - failure to consume enough! So their punishment was to consume more and more and m... more »ore...
The Day the Icicle Works Closed - The world was faced with total unemployment, and the people had only one thing to hock - their bodies!
Happy Birthday, Dear Jesus - There was peace on earth. But joy to all men? Well that was another matter!
The Martian in the Attic - What's the value of a real, live martian? Dunlop was determined to find out - and he did!
Tunnel under the World - Things are not always what they seem - in fact, not even what they seem to mean!