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8 edition of Unicorn Variations found in the catalog.

Unicorn Variations

by Roger Zelazny

  • 121 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Avon in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRoger Zelazny.
The Physical Object
Pagination249 p. ;
Number of Pages249
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18682941M
ISBN 100380702878
OCLC/WorldCa15433330

Zelazny's short fiction is almost always jewel like, and the stories in Unicorn Variations aren't any different. Zelazny's humor permeates several of these stories, and even those that seem hokey (hunting rouge automobiles) ultimately work/5(9). Books Advanced Search Today's Deals New Releases Amazon Charts Best Sellers & More The Globe & Mail Best Sellers New York Times Best Sellers Best Books of the Month Children's Books Textbooks Kindle Books Audible Audiobooks Livres en françaisReviews: 1.

Title: Unicorn Variation You are not logged in. If you create a free account and sign in, you will be able to customize what is displayed. Unicorn Variations by Zelazny, Roger and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at virtuosobs.com

Create an account or log into Facebook. Connect with friends, family and other people you know. Share photos and videos, send messages and get updates. In Roger Zelazny’s “The Unicorn Variations,” the unicorn lives in a dimension filled with mythical creatures like griffins and bigfoots, is very adept at chess, and loves a cold beer. Bruce Coville’s Unicorn Chronicles feature intelligent unicorns who have a land and a society of their own.


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The titular story, Unicorn Variations, is just adorable. It is a delight to read. I love the Bigfoot and the beer drinking Griffin the most. The book's centerpiece, Home is the Hangman is a great novella that I would like to have seen better developed. There are some strong /5(19).

Jan 01,  · Unicorn Variations is a collection of stories and essays by author Roger Zelazny, published in The title story, "Unicorn Variation", was written Unicorn Variations book a result of Zelazny having been asked to contribute to two different upcoming anthologies — one collecting stories set in bars, and one collecting stories about unicorns.4/5.

Plot summary. In an abandoned saloon, a man and a unicorn play chess. Reception "Unicorn Variation" won the Hugo Award for Best Novelette, and was ranked second for 's Locus Award for Best Novelette. The Japanese version won the Seiun Award for Best Translated Short Story.

Origin. In his collection Unicorn Variations, Zelazny explained the story's origin: he had been. Unicorn Variations is a collection of stories and essays by author chess — and jokingly suggested that Zelazny write a story about playing chess against a unicorn in a bar, so that he could sell the story three times.

Zelazny did just that and then went on to win a Hugo Award for the story. Contents "Introduction" "Unicorn Variation" "The Last of the Wild Ones". Zelazny's short fiction is almost always jewel like, and the stories in Unicorn Variations aren't any different.

Zelazny's humor permeates several of these stories, and even those that seem hokey 4/5(4). Unicorn Variations by Roger Zelazny. Avon Books. Mass Market Paperback. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading.

May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, that’ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library.

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Unicorn Variations is an enchanting story about a man who plays chess with a beer-guzzling unicorn in a bar, with the fate of the human race at stake. Twenty-one other stories are collected here and linked by Zelazny's own illuminating and amusing commentary. Unicorn Variations is a collection of stories and essays by American author Roger Zelazny, published in Contents "Introduction" "Unicorn Variation" "The Last of the Wild Ones" (a follow-up short story to the earlier story "Devil Car") "Recital" "The Naked Matador"Author: Roger Zelazny.

Posts about Unicorns written by abookofcreatures. Variations: Biasd Na Sgrogag, Biasd Na Grogaig (typo), Béist Na Sgrogaig, The Beast of the Lowering Horn The Biasd Na Srogaig, the “Beast of the Lowering Horn”, is a unicorn or lake monster native to the lochs in the Scottish Isle of Skye.

A Zelazny retrospective, 20 stories and two essays, drawn from the last two decades. The two famous yams here: the title piece (Hugo winner, ), with the extinction of species on Earth allowing mythical beasts to make an appearance; and ""Home is the Hangman,"" wherein a powerful but deranged robot recovers its sanity and forgoes revenge in favor of interstellar exploration.

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"Book Club Edition" printed at the bottom of the front inside flap of the dustjacket indicates a printing by Doubleday for its various book clubs.Sep 02,  · After winning the Amazon-sponsored Comic Strip Superstar Contest inAndrews McMeel Syndication signed her to a development deal for Heavenly Nostrils, which was later renamed Phoebe and Her Unicorn.

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