By Harry Turtledove
FORTY, COUNTING DOWN: With the aid of his time go back and forth software program, desktop genius Justin Kloster returns to the earlier to forestall himself from creating a negative mistake–but all activities have their results.
THE MALTESE ELEPHANT: A mythical detective unearths himself in grave threat while a noir masterpiece takes a gorgeous new twist.
GODDESS FOR an afternoon: Taking a web page from background, a tender woman dares to problem the gods–and is richly rewarded for her efforts.
DECONSTRUCTION GANG: Mired in unemployment and melancholy, an instructional unearths happiness and highbrow achievement in a such a lot unforeseen position.
TWENTY-ONE, COUNTING UP: Justin Kloster’s collage lifestyles and romantic desires are rudely interrupted–and irreversibly disrupted–when forty-year-old Justin arrives from the long run to avoid wasting him from himself.
Plus twelve extra exciting, unforgettable stories of wonder!
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