Harry Max Harrison was an American editor and science fiction writer, famous mostly for his novel Make Room! Make Room! First started in science fiction field as an illustrator for EC Comics, Harrison then ghostwrote the series of novels Vendetta for the Saint. Rock Diver, the first short story under his own name, was published in Worlds Beyond magazine in 1951. Harrison enjoyed a great success after writing his Stainless Steel Rat series and his novel Bill, the Galactic Hero. In 2004 the writer was inducted by the Science Fiction Hall of Fame.
A Hugo Award nominated novel, Planet of the Damned tells the story of Brion Brandd, who has just become the champion of his planet by winning the Twenties games. Enjoying his victory, Brandd meets Ihjel, the previous Twenties winner, and is pulled into a trip to the planet Dis on the verge of war. Will the champion prevent a global nuclear disaster?
A classic example of Harry Harrison's lively, humorous and undeniably pleasant style, this book is a real treasure. Do you want to be carried away by Brion Brandd's adventures in Planet of the Damned? Then download the book and enjoy the reading!