Arthur C. Clarke
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Arthur C. Clarke

SIR ARTHUR C. CLARKE (1917-2008) wrote the novel and co-authored the screenplay for 2001: A Space Odyssey. He has been knighted by Queen Elizabeth II, and he is the only science-fiction writer to be nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize. His fiction and nonfiction have sold more than one hundred million copies in print worldwide.
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    • Childhood's End

    • By: Sir Arthur C. Clarke
    • Narrated by: Eric Michael Summerer, Robert J. Sawyer - introduction
    • Length: 7 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 7,337
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,993
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 6,048

    The Overlords appeared suddenly over every city - intellectually, technologically, and militarily superior to humankind....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Food for Thought

    • By Kindle Customer on 11-17-08

    Regular price: $24.25

    • 2001

    • A Space Odyssey
    • By: Arthur C. Clarke
    • Narrated by: Dick Hill
    • Length: 6 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,784
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,047
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,059

    From the savannas of Africa at the dawn of mankind to the rings of Saturn as man adventures to the outer rim of our solar system, 2001: A Space Odyssey is a journey unlike any other....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent Narration - Great Book

    • By Venu on 07-04-09

    Regular price: $10.49

    • Rendezvous with Rama

    • By: Sir Arthur C. Clarke
    • Narrated by: Peter Ganim, Robert J. Sawyer - introduction
    • Length: 9 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,167
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 6,012
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,029

    At first, only a few things are known about the celestial object that astronomers dub Rama. It is huge, weighing more than ten trillion tons....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointed in the narrator

    • By Brent on 06-01-12

    Regular price: $24.29

    • The Collected Stories of Arthur C. Clarke

    • By: Arthur C. Clarke
    • Narrated by: Ralph Lister, Ray Porter, Jonathan Davis
    • Length: 51 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 740
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 675
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 674

    From early work through classic stories and all the way to later work, this comprehensive short story collection encapsulates one of the great science fiction careers of all time....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • List of stories from

    • By KW Charlie on 09-15-16

    Regular price: $39.95

    • 2061: Odyssey Three

    • By: Arthur C. Clarke
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick
    • Length: 7 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 532
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 489
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 488

    Heywood Floyd, survivor of two previous encounters with the mysterious monloiths, must again confront Dave Bowman, HAL, and an alien race....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • This guy is just phenomenal!

    • By Gary on 09-12-12

    Regular price: $24.50

    • 3001

    • A Novel
    • By: Arthur C. Clarke
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick
    • Length: 6 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 472
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 429
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 429

    In 3001: The Final Odyssey, Arthur C. Clarke brings the greatest and most successful science fiction series of all time to its magnificent, stunningly unforeseen conclusion....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Poor ol' Frank

    • By Saturnberry on 03-28-13

    Regular price: $24.50

    • The City and the Stars

    • By: Sir Sir Arthur C. Clarke
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey T. Williams
    • Length: 8 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 475
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 368
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 371

    Diaspar is Earth's last city - surrounded by deserts, on a world where the oceans have long since dried up. It is a domed, isolated, technological marvel....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • An Old Favorite

    • By Dave F. Wilke on 06-04-12

    Regular price: $27.97

    • The Fountains of Paradise

    • By: Arthur C. Clarke
    • Narrated by: Marc Vietor
    • Length: 8 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,047
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 890
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 896

    Vannemar Morgan's dream is to link Earth to the stars with the greatest engineering feat of all time: a 24,000-mile-high space elevator....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A magical poem for geeks

    • By David on 11-16-11

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Time's Eye

    • A Time Odyssey, Book 1
    • By: Arthur C. Clarke, Stephen Baxter
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 11 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 866
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 511
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 519

    For eons, Earth has been under observation by the Firstborn, beings almost as old as the universe itself....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • A nice road to nowhere

    • By Tim on 10-17-09

    Regular price: $18.80

    • Rama II

    • Le cycle de Rama 2
    • By: Arthur C. Clarke, Gentry Lee
    • Narrated by: Pascal Casanova
    • Length: 16 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      1 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      1 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      1 out of 5 stars 1

    Des années se sont écoulées depuis qu'un contingent d'êtres humains s'est installé à bord de Rama, cet étrange vaisseau-monde d'origine...

    Regular price: $29.15

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