Four for TomorrowRoger Zelazny
science fiction, short stories
A collection of short fiction. Published in the UK as A Rose for Ecclesiastes. Introduction by Theodore Sturgeon.
- The Furies (1965)
- The Graveyard Heart (1964)
- The Doors of His Face, the Lamps of His Mouth (1965)
- A Rose for Ecclesiastes (1963)
Here are four great stories of wonder and adventure, beauty and danger in the stars, by today's most exciting writer of science fiction.
Roger Zelazny (1937–1995) was an American writer of fantasy and science fiction short stories and novels. He won the Nebula award three times and the Hugo award six times, including two Hugos for novels This Immortal (1965) and the novel Lord of Light (1967).
Zelazny was born in Ohio, the only child of Polish immigrant Joseph Zelazny and Irish-American Josephine Sweet. In high school, Roger Zelazny was the editor of the school newspaper and joined the Creative Writing Club. He was accepted to Columbia University in New York to study English and specialized in Elizabethan and Jacobean drama, graduating with an M.A. in 1962.
Between 1962 and 1969 Zelazny worked for the Social Security Administration in Cleveland and then