[Free eBook REPEAT] Frontier Legion by Sydney J. Bounds [Vintage Science Fiction]

Frontier Legion by the late British author Sydney J. Bounds, edited by Philip Harbottle, is a collection of his shorter science fiction works, free again for a limited time courtesy of publisher Endeavour Press’ Venture imprint.

The titular novella was originally published in 1952 as a serial in Authentic Science Fiction Magazine, and eight other stories from points throughout his decades-long career (which eventually culminated in the British Fantasy Awards creating the Sydney J. Bounds Award for Best Newcomer) are included as a bonus.

The main story is a old school pulpy sci-fi adventure thriller starring an amnesiac man who wakes up on a spaceship with an important mission to fulfill and enemies in his way, and many of the other stories also explore themes of human relations with space and aliens and technology.

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[Free eBook] Dynamite’s Daughter by Philip Harbottle [Western]

Dynamite’s Daughter by British author Philip Harbottle is his standalone western historical action adventure novel, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Endeavour Press’ Pioneering imprint.

This was originally published in 2000 by Robert Hale as part of their Black Horse Western line. and based on a story by the late John Russell Fearn.

The story stars a young woman once left for dead embarking on a mission of revenge against the man who left her and her father to die as part of his scheme to take over a town, going undercover in disguise to ruin him as much as she can before he catches on.

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[Free eBook] The Man Who Sold the Earth by John Russell Fearn [Vintage Science Fiction Collection]

The Man Who Sold the Earth by the late British author John Russell Fearn, edited by British author Philip Harbottle, is a collection of his vintage science fiction short stories, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Endeavour Press’ Venture imprint.

These were mostly originally published during the 1940s in various genre magazines, but a few are posthumous collaborations by other authors with his estate, which appeared from the 1970s onwards.

This collection has a new introduction by editor Harbottle, and contains seven stories which mostly explore themes of space or dimensional travel.

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[Free eBook] Spaceship 13 by E. C. Tubb [Vintage Science Fiction Collection]

Spaceship 13 by the late British author E. C. Tubb, perhaps best known for his long-running science fiction Dumarest Saga, and edited by British author Philip Harbottle, is a compilation of his vintage science fiction tales, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Endeavour Press’ Venture imprint.

This contains 3 novellas and 1 short story, all originally published in various genre magazines during the 1950s. The stories deal with themes of space exploration or technology usage, and most are being reprinted for the first time.

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[Free eBook] Undercover Marshall by Philip Harbottle [Western Historical Action Novel]

Undercover Marshall by British author Philip Harbottle is his standalone western historical action adventure novel, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Endeavour’s Pioneering Press imprint.

This was originally published in 2002 by Robert Hale as part of their Black Horse Western line using the pseudonym Russell James, and is based on a short story by the late John Russell Fearn. The story stars a law enforcement officer gone undercover as a brutish enforcer for corrupt and murderous town authorities who are running an extortionate water resource diversion scheme in a town gone dry, intending to gather the evidence to put them away under the law, if he can fool them for long enough…

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[Free eBook] Frontier Legion by Sydney J. Bounds [Vintage Science Fiction]

Frontier Legion by the late British author Sydney J. Bounds, edited by Philip Harbottle, is a collection of his shorter science fiction works, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Endeavour Press’ Venture imprint.

The titular novella was originally published in 1952 as a serial in Authentic Science Fiction Magazine, and eight other stories from points throughout his decades-long career (which eventually culminated in the British Fantasy Awards creating the Sydney J. Bounds Award for Best Newcomer) are included as a bonus. The main story is a old school pulpy sci-fi adventure thriller starring an amnesiac man who wakes up on a spaceship with an important mission to fulfill and enemies in his way, and many of the other stories also explore themes of human relations with space and aliens and technology.

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[Free eBook] Valley Shadow by Philip Harbottle [Western Historical Action Mystery Novel]

Valley Shadow by Philip Harbottle, based on a manuscript by the late John Russell Fearn, a prolific multi-genre pulp author, is his standalone western historical action adventure novel with mystery and romance elements, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Endeavour Press’ Pioneering imprint.

This was originally published in 2002 by Robert Hale as part of their Black Horse Western line, using the Jack R. Phillips pseudonym. The story features a newcomer in town, who appears to be framed for the murder of his partner and other incidental crimes, and winds up as a fugitive with a beautiful saloon singer with a supposedly shady past, as they both try to uncover the true culprit and clear their names while on the run.

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