“All You Zombies—”
Five Classic Stories
Featuring “All You Zombies—,” the basis for the movie Predestination
This collection from Grand Master Robert A. Heinlein includesfive short stories sure to please science fiction fans everywhere. The titlestory tells the tale of a young man who meets a time-traveling bartender whose origins—andrelation to the young man—are more complex and stranger than the Ouroboros ringon the barkeep’s finger. In The Man Who Traveled in Elephants—one of bothHeinlein and Spider Robinson’s all-time favorite stories—we join a formertraveling salesman on a bus. The man and his wife had once traveled with a hostof imaginary animals searching for places to sell elephants. “They—” takeslisteners inside a mental institution, where a man suffering from delusions hasbeen confined. In Our Fair City, a parking attendant named Pappy, a sentientwhirlwind named Kitten, and a crusading reporter named Pete aim to take downtheir corrupt city government. Lastly, in “—And He Built a Crooked House,” a cleverarchitect designs a house in the shape of the shadow of a tesseract, but it collapsesthrough the fourth dimension when an earthquake shakes it into a more stable form.
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