Book review — July 11

“With Folded Hands … And Searching Mind: The Collected Stories of Jack Williamson,” Volume 7, is a mixture of shorts stories that were published through the years.

The collection gives a reader a chance to jump into the Jack Williamson legacy throughout his long career as a science fiction writer and explore his universe. This is vintage science fiction from the Jack Williamson collection for people who are searching for stories that are no longer in print in some cases.

The book contains 15 short stories with a foreword written by Robert Silverberg and an afterword by author Jack Williamson himself.

Only a 140 copies are still available for $40 each at www.barnes& and

Portales News-Tribune readers get 10 percent off if they mention they read about the book in the paper.

— By Clarence Plank, Freedom New Mexico