Skylark (Smith)
Books in series5
UNABRIDGED
(4.3 based on 428 ratings)
  • 1
    The Skylark of Space: Skylark Series #1 | E. E.

    The Skylark of Space: Skylark Series #1

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 3 mins)
    • By E. E. "Doc" Smith
    • Narrated By Reed McColm
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (132)
    Performance
    (83)
    Story
    (84)

    Brilliant government scientist Richard Seaton discovers a remarkable faster-than-light fuel that will power his interstellar spaceship, The Skylark. His ruthless rival, Marc DuQuesne, and the sinister World Steel Corporation will do anything to get their hands on the fuel. They kidnap Seaton's fiancée and friends, unleashing a furious pursuit and igniting a burning desire for revenge that will propel The Skylark across the galaxy and back.

    Space Operas - Good Story telling!

    Yes, This whole series is classic space opera - Marvelous new invention, impetuous brilliant hero, lovely virginal artistic stalwart but in need of re..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 27 2010 by Madge (Sterling, VA, United States)
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    The Skylark of Space: A Pulp-Lit Classic Edition | E.E.

    The Skylark of Space: A Pulp-Lit Classic Edition

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 37 mins)
    • By E.E. "Doc" Smith, Lee Hawkins Garby
    • Narrated By Finn J.D. John
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (8)
    Performance
    (7)
    Story
    (7)

    In a fortuitous laboratory accident, crack scientist Richard Seaton has unlocked the secret of atomic energy. Now, partnered with his wealthy engineering-genius friend Martin Crane, he's preparing to give the world the gift of limitless, virtually free energy - and of space travel. But others want Seaton's secret for themselves.

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  • 2
    Skylark Three: Skylark Series #2 | E. E.

    Skylark Three: Skylark Series #2

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 24 mins)
    • By E. E. "Doc" Smith
    • Narrated By Reed McColm
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (102)
    Performance
    (70)
    Story
    (73)

    In this exhilarating sequel to The Skylark of Space, momentous danger again stalks genius inventor and interplanetary adventurer Dr. Richard Seaton. Seaton's allies on the planet Kondal are suffering devastating attacks by the forces of the Third Planet. Even worse, the menacing and contemptuous Fenachrones are threatening to conquer the galaxy and wipe out all who oppose them.

    details left out I believe

    it was a good story and the good guys triumph over evil. I liked all the good guys didn't mediately resort to violence until they had to

    Reviewed on April 16 2016 by Wayne ()
  • 3
    Skylark of Valeron: Skylark Series #3 | E. E.

    Skylark of Valeron: Skylark Series #3

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 20 mins)
    • By E. E. "Doc" Smith
    • Narrated By Reed McColm
    Overall
    (96)
    Performance
    (64)
    Story
    (66)

    Our hero families are in deep space when they are attacked by the intellectuals. In order to survive the attack they rotate into the 4th dimension and are captured. They must make it back to 3space and find their way home. Unfortunately they find themselves hopelessly lost but are able to save another race and make their way home!

    Pure enjoyment.

    "Doc" Smith wasn't really much of a writer. His plots were predictable, his characters one-dimensional, his heroes appallingly noble, and his villain..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 06 2015 by Deborah (Burnaby, British Columbia Canada)
  • 4
    Skylark DuQuesne: Skylark Series #4 | E. E.

    Skylark DuQuesne: Skylark Series #4

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 36 mins)
    • By E. E. "Doc" Smith
    • Narrated By Reed McColm
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (90)
    Performance
    (59)
    Story
    (62)

    Dick Seaton and Marc DuQuesne are the deadliest enemies in the universe. Their feud has blazed among the stars and changed the history of a thousand planets. But now a threat from outside the galaxy drives them into a dangerous alliance as hordes of strange races drive to a collision with mankind.

    Wow

    wow great to the end it's a shame it had to end it's a great read

    Reviewed on August 03 2016 by enrique ()