Saucer
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(4.1 based on 432 ratings)
  • 1

    Saucer

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 17 mins)
    • By Stephen Coonts
    • Narrated By Dick Hill
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (220)
    Performance
    (121)
    Story
    (121)

    When Rip Cantrell, a seismic survey worker in the Sahara, spots a glint of reflected light in the distance - he investigates and finds a piece of metal apparently entombed in the sandstone. Before long, Rip and his colleagues uncover a flying saucer that has been resting there for 140,000 years.

    Bob says: "A Fun Read"
    A Fun Read

    I really enjoyed this book. I don't know why I hadn't heard of or read it before now but am glad I found it. I usually like very suspenseful thrille..Show More »

    Reviewed on March 10 2009 by Bob (North Lauderdale, FL, United States)
  • 2

    Saucer: The Conquest

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 35 mins)
    • By Stephen Coonts
    • Narrated By Eric Conger
    Overall
    (169)
    Performance
    (71)
    Story
    (71)

    After discovering the secrets of a 140,000-year-old spacecraft in Saucer, Rip Cantrell and beautiful test pilot Charley Pine think their days of high-flying extraterrestrial adventure are over. But when Pine takes up flying spaceplanes to the moon for the French lunar base project, she discovers that the project director has installed a world-threatening antigravity beam.

    Don says: "Great Political Satire with a Good Sci-Fi Story"
    Great Political Satire with a Good Sci-Fi Story

    I really enjoyed the book. Full of comments like "if we put sanctions on the French, then we must have a Wine for Food program" and "if Washington get..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 12 2004 by Don (Austin, TX, USA)
  • 3

    Saucer: Savage Planet: Saucer, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 21 mins)
    • By Stephen Coonts
    • Narrated By Dick Hill
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (43)
    Performance
    (42)
    Story
    (42)

    A year after young engineering student Rip Cantrell discovered the first flying saucer buried deep in the sands of the Sahara, another saucer is brought up from the bottom of the Atlantic. The recovery is funded by a pharmaceutical executive who believes that the saucer holds the key to an anti-aging drug formula that space travelers would need to voyage between galaxies. But one of his technicians, Adam Solo, an alien marooned on Earth for a thousand years, steals the saucer, hoping to summon a starship to rescue him.

    Harry Boyle says: "Okay finale for the series"
    Okay finale for the series

    Any book done by narrator Dick Hill has to be decent and this one was better because of the narrator.

    Reviewed on April 27 2014 by Harry Boyle (Irmo, SC, United States)