Science Fantasy No.60
Science Fantasy No.60 1963
Containing Terry's first published short story
'The Hades Business'

SHORT FICTION & VERSE
 

[THIS SECTION DOES NOT INCLUDE INTERVIEWS,
AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL ARTICLES OR OTHER WRITINGS.
THEY WILL BE THE SUBJECT OF A SEPARATE PROJECT]

 


 

FINAL REWARD
First published in G.M., October 1988

Reprinted in Space Movies: II, ed. Peter Haining, Severn House
1996 (0-7278-4897-6), p. 230-245

German
as "Die Letzte Belohnung" in Zauber Zeit, 17, 7/89
Großes Lesebuch der klassischen Fantasy
ed. Joachim Körber, Goldmann, 1998

Polish
Nova Fantastyka


 
THE HADES BUSINESS
First published in Science Fantasy

XX, 60, 1963, pp. 66-76
Reprinted in The Unfriendly Future
edited by Tom Boardman, Jr.
Four Square (New English Library) 1965, pp. 119-130




HOLLYWOOD CHICKENS
First published in More Tales from the Forbidden Planet, ed. Roz Kaveney:

Titan Books
, 8/90 (limited edition. 1-85286-330-7; hardback. -331-5, trade paperback, -332-3)

The limited edition is bound in the same style as the hardback, but has black instead of red end-papers and has a pocket on the inside back cover containing a sheet signed by the contributors. Issued in a slip-case without dustjacket.

Reprinted in Knights of Madness, ed. Peter Haining,
Souvenir Press
10/9/98 (0-285-63450-X), pp. 16-22.




INCUBUST
First published in The Drabble Project, eds. Rob Meades & David B.Wake

Beccon, 1/4/88 (1-870824-12-1), p. 53.
Limited to 1000 numbered copies.




#ifdefDEBUG + "WORLD/ENOUGH" + "TIME"
First published in Digital Dreams, ed. David Barrett

NEL : 1990, pp. 79-93.
 Reprinted in Cyber-Killers, ed. Ric Alexander (pseud. of Peter Haining)
Orion : 1997, pp. 4-14.

Polish
Nova Fantastyka (Further details not yet known)



LET THERE BE DRAGONS
First published in The Bookseller, 11/6/93

Reprinted in Books for Keeps, 11/93

USA
in Science Fiction Chronicle 10/93, pp. 5, 28-29

Canada
in Only Connect: Readings on Children’s Literature, 3rd edition, eds. Sheila Egoff, Gordon Stubbs, Ralph Ashley, and Wendy Sutton.
OUP, 1995 (0-19-541024-6), pp. 201-205.

French
Extract appeared in Ozone, Numero Hors-Série, 3ème trimestre 1997



NIGHT DWELLER
First published in New Worlds

IL, 156, November 1965, pp. 83-88



ONCE AND FUTURE
First published in Camelot, ed. Jane Yolen, illus. Winslow Pels.

New York
Philomel Books 12 September 1995, pp. 41-60.

German
In Jenseits von Avalon, ed. Melissa Andersson, Munich
Droemer KnaurVerlag, 1999

 


 
20P WITH ENVELOPE AND SEASONAL GREETING
First published in Time Out, Xmas 1987
Reprinted in Shivers for Christmas, ed. Richard Dalby.

London
Michael O'Mara Books, 1995 (1-85479-919-3)

New York
St Martin’s Press
(0-312-14731-7) 1995, pp. 204-212.

German
Frohes Fest, ed. Uwe Luserke
Munich : Heyne
, 1989
 O du grausame Weihnachtszeit
Droemer Knaur (November 1996)

Polish
Nova Fantastyka


 
THE SECRET BOOK OF THE DEAD
(poem)
First published in Now We Are Sick: An Anthology of Nasty Verse
edited by Neil Gaiman and Stephen Jones
Dreamhaven Books
1991 (limited signed edition: 0-9630944-0-8; trade edition: -1-6), pp. 29-30.


 
TURNTABLES OF THE NIGHT
First published in Hidden Turnings, ed. Diana WynNE Jones

Mammoth/Methuen, 1989
 Published in paperback 1990 by Teens/Mandarin, pp. 169-80.

Reprinted in The Flying Sorcerers, ed. Peter Haining
Souvenir Press, 1997 (0-285-63388-0), pp. 14-22.
 

Divadlo Krutosti,
první ucelený soubor povídek
[Theatre of Cruelty - the first complete file of short stories]

Collection of short stories, containing ‘The Sea and Little Fishes’, ‘Twenty Pence with Envelope and Seasonal Greetings’, ‘Hollywood Chickens’, #ifdefDEBUG + “world/enough” + “time”’, ‘Troll Bridge’, ‘Kšeft v hádesu’ [‘The Hades Business’], ‘Once and Future’, ‘Fluffy Teddy Bear’ [FTB], ‘Turntables of the Night’, ‘Final Reward’, ‘Theatre of Cruelty’, and ‘Incubust’

Czech
trs. Jan Kantörek
Talpress, 2/04 (80-7197-205-3)

 

Der Ganze Wahnsinn. storys

Short stories and other writings. 19 illustrations by Josh Kirby

This collection is not the same as Once More, with footnotes.

German hardback
trs. Andreas Brandhorst, Piper, 26/10/07 (978-3-492-70155-6)

Paperback
(without the illustrations): Piper, 7/10 (978-3-492-26744-1)

Contains ‘Foreword [from 2nd printing of The Colour of Magic’, ‘Apology [from Once More…]’ ‘Troll Bridge’, The Sea and Little Fishes’, ‘Theatre of Cruelty’, ‘Let There be Dragons’, ‘A Collegiate Casting-out of Devilish Devices’, ‘Imaginary Worlds, Real Stories’, ‘Death and What Comes Next’, ‘Thud – A Historical Perspective’, ‘Medical Notes’, ‘#ifdefDEBUG + “world/enough”+ “time”’, ‘The Ankh-Morpork National Anthem’, ‘20p with Envelope and Seasonal Greeting’, ‘Music from the Discworld’, ‘Neil Gaiman: Amazing Master Conjurer’, ‘The Big Store’, ‘Paperback Writer’, ‘Lord of the Rings’, ‘Discworld [game]’, ‘No Worries’, ‘Missing, Presumed…!?’, ‘Final Reward’, ‘Discworld Noir’, ‘Incubust’, ‘FTB [The Megabyte Drive…]’, ‘Hollywood Chickens’, ‘Turntables of the Night’, ‘Once and Future’, ‘Doctor Who?’, ‘Paradise Street Regained’, ‘2001: The Vision and the Reality’, ‘The Hades Business’, ‘Magic Kingdoms’, ‘On William Hope Hodgson’s The house of the Borderland’, ‘Elves Were Bastards’, ‘A Word About Hats’.

 
Nouvelles du Discque-Monde
Discworld short stories

French paperback
trs. Patrick Couton, L’Atalante, 10/11 (978-2-84172-559-5)

Contains ‘A Casting-out of Devilish Devices’, ‘Death and What Comes Next’, ‘Minutes of the Meeting to Form the Proposed Ankh-Morpork Federation of Scouts’
‘The Sea and Little Fishes’, ‘Theatre of Cruelty’, ‘Troll Bridge’.

 


 

 

Once More*

*with footnotes

Edited by Sheila Perry and Priscilla Olson

Introduction by Esther Friesner: ‘Terry Pratchett: The Man, The Myth, The Legend, The Beverage’ ‘Apology’ (introduction by TP), ‘Hollywood Chickens’, ‘Doctor Who?’, ‘The Hades Business’, ‘The Big Store’, ‘20p with Envelope and Seasonal Greeting’, ‘Paperback Writer’, ‘Incubust’, ‘Final Reward’, ‘And Mind the Monoliths’, ‘FTB’, ‘Theatre of Cruelty’, Introduction to The Unseen University Challenge, ‘2001: The Vision and the Reality’, ‘High Tech, Why Tech?’, ‘The Roots of Fantasy’, Introduction to The Wyrdest Link, ‘Thought Progress’, ‘The Sea and Little Fishes’, Introduction to The Leaky Establishment, ‘Let There Be Dragons’, ‘#ifdefDEBUG + “world/enough”+ “time”’, Foreword:  Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, ‘Thud – A Historical Perspective’, ‘Death and What Comes Next’, ‘Neil Gaiman: Amazing Master Conjurer’, Introduction to The Ultimate Encyclopaedia of Fantasy, ‘Elves Were Bastards’, ‘Medical Notes’, ‘Sheer Delight’, ‘The Orangutans Are Dying’, ‘The Ankh-Morpork National Anthem’, ‘Alien Christmas’, ‘Turntables of the Night’, ‘Cult Classic’, ‘The Choice Word’, ‘Whose Fantasy Are you?’ ‘No Worries’, ‘Troll Bridge’, ‘The Faces of Fantasy/On Writing’, ‘Imaginary Worlds, Real Stories’, ‘The Secret Book of the Dead’, ‘Magic Kingdoms’, ‘Once and Future’, ‘A Word About Hats’Afterword by Priscilla Olson: ‘The Titles That Got Away’

 

US hardback:
NESFA Press 4/9/04 (1-996778-57-4)

CD

CD Cover German short Stories

German

‘Gefährliche Possen’ und andere Erzählungen
(four short stories – ‘Theatre of Cruelty’, ‘#ifdefDEBUG + “world/enough” + “time”’, ‘Hollywood Chickens’, ‘FTB’
read by Christian Tramitz), Der Hörverlag, 2006 (978-3-86717-013-0)

 

08/11/2011