MINDCANDY

A weekly rummage in the attic of sci-fi

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It can't have escaped your notice that we're currently sweltering in what the world's meteorologists are already calling the Summer of SF Reading (here at SFX Towers we're actually sweating inky little puddles of words and page numbers). So here's a book cover for you. Because books are good. And we like the big robot. It's funny. Next Stop The Stars was a 1962 collection of short stories by the Hugo-winning Robert Silverberg, who also collaborated with Isaac Asimov on 1990's Nightfall and 1996's The Positronic Man.


Nick Setchfield
Editor-at-Large, SFX Magazine

Nick Setchfield is the Editor-at-Large for SFX Magazine, writing features, reviews, interviews, and more for the monthly issues. However, he is also a freelance journalist and author with Titan Books. His original novels are called The War in the Dark, and The Spider Dance. He's also written a book on James Bond called Mission Statements.