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Great Classic Science Fiction

Eight Unabridged Stories

by Various Authors Author · Various Narrators Narrator

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This superlative collection of futuristic tales explores ground-breaking supernatural themes from the founding heroes of the science-fiction genre. The short story form is perfect for capturing the atmospheric tension of these legendary stories.

This collection includes the following stories:

"The Door in the Wall" by H. G. Wells-A man must choose between the rationality of science and the magic of imagination."All Cats Are Gray" by Andre Norton-A down-on-his-luck spaceman and a mysterious woman and her cat take off to explore and bring back a derelict ship said to hold great treasure."A Martian Odyssey" by Stanley G. Weinbaum-A four-man crew lands on Mars and makes a startling discovery."Victory" by Lester del Rey-A victorious captain returns to his home planet after an alien war and finds that victory has a very steep price."The Moon Is Green" by Fritz Leiber-On post-apocalyptic Earth, a woman comes face-to-face with humanity exposed to catastrophe."The Winds of Time" by James H. Schmitz-When the spaceship is battered by an unknown force, the pilot has to investigate-and what he finds could alter his life forever."The Defenders" by Philip K. Dick-Years after nuclear war between the US and the Soviet Union has contaminated the Earth's surface, soldier robots continue the fight on humanity's behalf."Missing Link" by Frank Herbert-Lewis Orne is sent to investigate a missing ship and runs into "native" trouble on the planet Gienah III.

Publication Details

Publisher:
Blackstone Publishing
Imprint:
Blackstone Audio, Inc., and Buck 50 Productions, LLC
Edition:
Unabridged
Publication Date:
2011

Format

  • OverDrive MP3 Audiobook 213.5 MB
  • OverDrive Listen 213 MB

Philip K. Dick (Author)

Barbara Rosenblat, one of the most awarded narrators in the business, was selected by AudioFile magazine as one of the Golden Voices of the Twentieth Century. She has received the prestigious Audie Award multiple times and has earned more than fif...

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Stanley G. Weinbaum (Author)

Philip K. Dick (1928-1982) published thirty-six science fiction novels and 121 short stories in which he explored the essence of what makes man human and the dangers of centralized power. Toward the end of his life, his work turned toward deeply p...

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H. G. Wells (Author)

Fritz Leiber (1910-1992) was equally adept at writing science fiction, fantasy, and horror. His works were honored with the Hugo, Nebula and World Fantasy awards, and he was named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of Americ...

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Various Authors (Author)

Lester Del Rey (Author)

Frank Herbert (1920-1986), winner of the Hugo and Nebula awards and a #1 New York Times bestselling author, was born in Tacoma, Washington, and worked as a reporter and later as an editor for a number of West Coast newspapers before becoming a ful...

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Frank Herbert (Author)

Nick Sullivan has narrated audiobooks for over twenty years and has recorded over four hundred titles. An Audie Award winner, he is also the recipient of numerous AudioFile Earphones Awards. His TV and film credits include The Good Wife, The Affai...

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Fritz Leiber (Author)

Simon Vance is an award-winning actor and an AudioFile Golden Voice with over forty Earphones Awards. He has won thirteen prestigious Audie Awards and was Booklist's very first Voice of Choice in 2008. He has narrated more than eight hundred audio...

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James Schmitz (Author)

Robert Fass is a veteran actor and twice winner of the prestigious Audie Award. He has earned multiple Earphones Awards, including for his narration of Francisco Goldman's Say Her Name, one of AudioFile magazine's Best Audiobooks of 2011.

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Creators

Narrator :
Robert Fass
Narrator :
Simon Vance
Author :
Philip K. Dick
Narrator :
Stephen Thorne
Narrator :
Katherine Kellgren
Author :
Stanley G. Weinbaum
Narrator :
Gregory Itzin
Author :
H. G. Wells
Author :
Various Authors
Author :
Lester Del Rey
Author :
Frank Herbert
Narrator :
Scott Brick
Narrator :
Nick Sullivan
Narrator :
Various Narrators
Author :
Fritz Leiber
Narrator :
Barbara Rosenblat
Author :
James Schmitz
Great Classic Science Fiction
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