Skid1 40 percent of a Hypertext Novel v1.2 A
Sci Fi Novel where members of outwardly
similar Western cultures encounter a vastly
different one far out in space on the weird
and wonderfull Planet Skid. This novel Will
appeal to a wide range of people; science
fiction aficionados and all those who simply
enjoy a good read. Produced using Bigtext the
file compiler. $10 incl [email protected]
Skid is a novel, compiled into an easy to read form for reading on a
computer using a hypertext converter. If you're bored with everything
else you can do with your computer, have a look at Skid.
Skid is a shareware program, if you want to read the entire novel
you will need to register it. [see order form]
Skid is a self executing file so simply copy Skid and the
associated files into a directory and type Skid at your dos
prompt, utilize a file manager, eg Xtreegold or import Skid
using the program manager in Windows so all you need to do is whack
an icon and Skid unfolds before you.
To move around Skid use the page up\down keys, search commands,
press F1 for help.
You do not have to read Skid lineraly like a book you can highlight
a name or subject and jump through the text. ie highlighting the name
of one of the characters will allow you to hop through the text
and follow the adventures and misadventures of that character.
The registered version of Skid offers a print option and allows the
user to utilise an associated file to create their own hyperead
Also included with the registered program are excerpts from upcoming
publications from sams publishing co and some of the adventures of