Free Read – The Weirds of the Woodcarver

The Weirds of the Woodcarver Originally printed in Weird Tales, September 1944 Digitally transcribed for the Gardner Francis Fox  Adventure Library There have been strange creatures generated in the billions of year that Earth has known; the strangest of these—the Primal Ones! HE DWELLS in a dusty little shop off a side street in downtown…

A sample of chapter 4 from Up Your Ante

I saw the MG. I also saw six men leaning against it, arms crossed, staring blindly through the fog at Ian Clevering’s house. I stood stock-still, thinking. Obviously, they hadn’t heard me come down the steps. Neither had they heard me close the front door. I’d done it quietly, as though I really had been…

A sample from Chapter 3 of Madame Buccaneer

Chapter Three MARTIN CHANDOS woke to the thud of a distant saker. For a moment he lay bemused, turning to the woman beside him in the little bunk, her dark eyes open and sober, intent on his. The sun splashed through the stern windows, across the table and its silver service, touching the rug on…

A sample of chapter 2 from Laid in the Future

CHAPTER TWO I woke to the feel of a naked body alongside me. My eyelids rose. It was David, breathing softly. His left arm was about me, holding me close. I kissed his hairy chest, very tenderly. I bit his nipple, nibbling it. My hand went downward. Then I remembered and sat up straight. David…