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Published February 2007
The Involuntary Human Boxed Hardcover price: $45.00

First edition, First printing
ISBN-13: 978-1-886778-69-6
ISBN-10: 1-886778-69-8
Page count: 477
Book Size: 5-1/2" x 8-1/2"

Hardcover

Published February 2007
The Involuntary Human Hardcover price: $27.00

First edition, First printing
ISBN-13: 978-1-886778-68-9
ISBN-10: 1-886778-68-X
Page count: 477
Book Size: 5-1/2" x 8-1/2"

The Involuntary Human

by David Gerrold

David Gerrold has produced a huge and varied body of work over the years. From Heinlein pastiche, to YA adventures, Star Trek canon, and intricate puzzle stories, David is always witty and always interesting.

With David's help, the editor chose some of the best of David Gerrold's short works from across his entire career, including the Hugo-winning, “The Martian Child”n.

Table of Contents

  • The Truth About David Gerrold by Spider Robinson
  • Author's Rebuttal by David Gerrold
  • Interlude #1: Solomon Short
  • The Martian Child
  • Pickled Mongoose
  • Interlude #2: Solomon Short
  • Blood and Fire
  • A Shaggy Dog Story
  • The Strange Death of Orson Welles
  • Interlude #3: Solomon Short
  • It Needs Salt
  • The Satanic Limericks #1
  • And Eight Rabid Pigs
  • The Satanic Limericks #2
  • The Baby Cooper Dollar Bill
  • Interlude #4: Solomon Short
  • Digging in Gehenna
  • King Kong: Behind the Scenes
  • King Kong: The Unanswered Questions
  • The Kennedy Enterprise
  • Chester
  • Interlude #5: Solomon Short
  • Chess With a Dragon
  • The Green Man
  • The Diamond Sky
  • Interlude #6: Solomon Short
  • Riding Janis
  • Dancer in the Dark
  • thirteen o'clock

David Gerrold

Gary A. Lippincott

Printing History

Boskone 44 book, trade state: 1-886778-68-X [978-1-886778-68-9]; slipcased state: 1-886778-69-8 [978-1-886778-69-6]. All copies (trade & boxed) are signed by David Gerrold.

Edited by David G. Grubbs
Cover art by Gary A. Lippincott
Cover design by Alice N. S. Lewis