Edward Prendick is shipwrecked in the Pacific. Rescued by Doctor Moreau's assistant he is taken to the doctor's island home where he discovers the doctor has been experimenting on the animal inhabitants of the island, creating bizarre proto-humans.
The Time Machine (Legend Classics)
by H. G. Wells on 2018-06-04
Part of the Legend Classics series
A brilliant scientist constructs a machine that allows him to journey into the future. He travels to the year AD 802,701 where he discovers that humanity has evolved into two separate races: the beautiful vegetarian Eloi people who live purposeless lives and the terrifying carnivorous Morlocks who lives under the ground. After barely escaping the Morlocks, the time-travelling scientist has to make yet another trip even further into the future…
The Time Machine is considered one of the best science-fiction novel of all time and the first to popularize the concept of a time machine – a term coined by Wells.
The War of the Worlds : (ANNOTATED VERSION)
by H. G. Wells on 2018-04-17
(THIS IS ANNOTATED VERSION, HERE YOU CAN GET ALL DETAILED INFORMATION ABOUT THE INTRODUCTION, CHARACTER LIST, GLOSSARY ADVICE, DETAILED SUMMARY etc….) The War of the Worlds (1898), by H. G. Wells, is an early science fiction novel which describes an invasion of England by aliens from Mars. It is one of the earliest and best-known depictions of an alien invasion of Earth, and has influenced many others, as well as spawning several films, radio dramas, comic book adaptations, and a television series based on the story.
Tales of Space and Time: (ANNOTATED VERSION)
by H. G. Wells on 2018-04-15
(THIS IS ANNOTATED VERSION, HERE YOU CAN GET ALL DETAILED INFORMATION ABOUT THE INTRODUCTION, CHARACTER LIST, GLOSSARY ADVICE, DETAILED SUMMARY etc….) A collection of short stories: "The Crystal Egg", "The Star", "A Story of the Stone Age", "A Story of the Days to Come" & "The Man who could Work Miracles"
Tales of Space and Time (Annotated)
by H. G. Wells on 2017-12-13
Herbert George Wells, better known as H. G. Wells, was an English writer best known for such science fiction novels as The Time Machine, The War of the Worlds, The Invisible Man and The Island of Doctor Moreau. He was a prolific writer of both fiction and non-fiction, and produced works in many dif-ferent genres, including contemporary novels, history, and so-cial commentary. He was also an outspoken socialist. His later works become increasingly political and didactic, and only his early science fiction novels are widely read today. Wells, along with Hugo Gernsback and Jules Verne, is sometimes referred to as "The Father of Science Fiction".
The War of The Worlds (A Sci-Fi Classic)
by H. G. Wells on 2017-12-07
The War of the Worlds is a science fiction novel. It is the first-person narrative of an unnamed protagonist in Surrey and that of his younger brother in London as Earth is invaded by Martians. It is one of the earliest stories that detail a conflict between mankind and an extraterrestrial race. The novel is one of the most commented-on works in the science fiction canon. The War of the Worlds has two parts, Book One: The Coming of the Martians and Book Two: The Earth under the Martians. The unnamed narrator, a philosophically inclined author, struggles to return to his wife while seeing the Martians lay waste to the southern country outside London. Book One also imparts the experience of his brother, also unnamed, who describes events as they deteriorate in the capital, forcing him to escape the Martian onslaught by boarding a paddle steamer near Tillingham, on the Essex coast. Herbert George Wells (1866 – 1946), known as H. G. Wells, was a prolific English writer in many genres, including the novel, history, politics, and social commentary, and textbooks and rules for war games.
THE WILD ASSES OF THE DEVIL: A rare science fiction story by H. G. Wells
by H. G. Wells on 2017-12-06
This eBook edition of "THE WILD ASSES OF THE DEVIL" has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. Herbert George "H. G." Wells (1866 – 1946) was an English writer, now best known for his work in the science fiction genre. He was also a prolific writer in many other genres, including contemporary novels, history, politics and social commentary, even writing textbooks and rules for war games. Wells is one person sometimes called "The Father of Science Fiction", as are Jules Verne and Hugo Gernsback. His most notable science fiction works include The War of the Worlds, The Time Machine, The Invisible Man and The Island of Doctor Moreau.
H. G. Wells: 12 Novels - The Time Machine, The War of the Worlds, The Invisible Man, The Island of Doctor Moreau, When The Sleeper Wakes, A Modern Utopia and much more…
by H. G. Wells on 2017-11-30
Herbert George Wells (21 September 1866 – 13 August 1946) — known as H. G. Wells — was a prolific English writer in many genres, including the novel, history, politics, and social commentary, and textbooks and rules for war games. He is now best remembered for his science fiction novels, and Wells is called a father of science fiction.His most notable science fiction works include The Time Machine (1895), The Island of Doctor Moreau (1896), The Invisible Man (1897), and The War of the Worlds (1898).
The War of the Worlds (Sterling Unabridged Classics)
by H. G. Wells on 2017-11-15
Written between 1895 and 1897, H. G. Wells' The War of the Worlds is one of the earliest stories that detail a conflict between mankind and an extraterrestrial race. Filmed numerous times, this science fiction classic retains its power to disturb readers more than a century later.
The Time Machine (Level7 Book 13)
by H. G. Wells on 2017-11-15
When a Victorian scientist propels himself into the year 802,701 AD, he is initially delighted to find that suffering has been replaced by beauty, contentment and peace. Entranced at first by the Eloi, an elfin species descended from man, he soon realises that this beautiful people are simply remnants of a once-great culture - now weak and childishly afraid of the dark. They have every reason to be afraid: in deep tunnels beneath their paradise lurks another race descended from humanity - the sinister Morlocks. And when the scientist's time machine vanishes, it becomes clear he must search these tunnels, if he is ever to return to his own era.
The First Men in the Moon
by H. G. Wells on 2017-09-01
The First Men in the Moon is a scientific romance by the English author H. G. Wells, originally serialised in The Strand Magazine from December 1900 to August 1901 and published in hardcover in 1901, who called it one of his "fantastic stories". The novel tells the story of a journey to the moon undertaken by the two protagonists, a businessman narrator, Mr. Bedford, and an eccentric scientist, Mr. Cavor. Bedford and Cavor discover that the moon is inhabited by a sophisticated extraterrestrial civilization of insect-like creatures they call "Selenites".
The Food of the Gods and How it Came to Earth
by H. G. Wells on 2017-07-21
“The Food of the Gods and How It Came to Earth” is a 1904 science fiction novel by H. G. Wells about a band of scientists who engineer a type of food that increases the growth rate of children. However, not all goes to plan as their subjects become monstrously huge when they finally reach adulthood. This volume will appeal to lovers of classic science fiction, and it is not to be missed by fans of Wells' seminal work. Herbert George Wells (1866 – 1946) was a prolific English writer who wrote in a variety of genres, including the novel, politics, history, and social commentary. Today, he is perhaps best remembered for his contributions to the science fiction genre, thanks to such novels as “The Time Machine” (1895), “The Invisible Man” (1897), and “The War of the Worlds” (1898). Although never a winner, Wells was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature a total of four times. Many vintage books such as this are becoming increasingly scarce and expensive. We are republishing this book now in an affordable, modern, high-quality edition complete with a specially commissioned new biography of the author.
H. G. Wells: The Collection + A Biography of the Author (The Greatest Writers of All Time)
by H. G. Wells on 2017-06-30
This book contains several HTML tables of contents. The first table of contents (at the very beginning of the ebook) lists the titles of all novels included in this volume. By clicking on one of those titles you will be redirected to the beginning of that work, where you'll find a new TOC that lists all the chapters and sub-chapters of that specific work.
Here you will find the following 31 novels of H. G. Wells in the chronological order of their original publication:
- The Time Machine - The Wonderful Visit - The Island of Doctor Moreau - The Wheels of Chance - The Invisible Man - The War of the Worlds - Love and Mr Lewisham - The First Men in the Moon - The Sea Lady - The Food of the Gods and How It Came to Earth - Kipps - A Modern Utopia - In the Days of the Comet - The War in the Air - Tono-Bungay - Ann Veronica - The History of Mr. Polly - The Sleeper Awakes [revised edition of When the Sleeper Wakes] - The New Machiavelli - Marriage - The Passionate Friends - The Wife of Sir Isaac Harman - The World Set Free - Bealby - Boon - The Research Magnificent - Mr. Britling Sees It Through - The Soul of a Bishop - Joan and Peter - The Undying Fire - The Secret Places of the Heart