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The World Beyond

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Lee Anthony finds himself and two of his friends kidnapped and taken on a strange voyage.

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This etext was produced from Amazing Stories July 1942. Extensive research did not uncover any evidence that the U.S. copyright on this publication was renewed.

Out of nowhere came these grim, cold, black clad men, to kidnap three Earth people and carry them to a weird and terrible world where a man could be a giant at will.

[Illustration: Lee Anthony crouched and set himself to resist the attack of the robed men.]

THE WORLD BEYOND

By RAY CUMMINGS

The old woman was dying. There could be no doubt of it now. Surely she would not last through the night. In the dim quiet bedroom he sat watching her, his young face grim and awed. Pathetic business, this ending of earthly life, this passing on. In the silence, from the living room downstairs the gay laughter of the young people at the birthday party came floating up. His birthday Lee Anthony, twenty one years old today. He had thought he would feel very different, becoming legally a man. But the only difference now, was that old Anna Green who had been always so good to him, who had taken care of him almost all his life, now was dying... Continue reading book >>


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Reviews (Rated: 3 Stars - 2 reviews)

Reviewer: - April 28, 2015
Subject: World Beyond
Not a great story but Richard's voice is wonderful and he reads it beautifully.
Reviewer: - April 10, 2014
Subject: World Beyond
Not much of a story really, but Richard does do a good job of reading it.


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