Greg Bear
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Greg Bear

Greg Bear is the author of more than thirty books, spanning thrillers, science fiction, and fantasy, including Blood Music, Eon, The Forge of God, Darwin's Radio, City at the End of Time, and Hull Zero Three. His books have won numerous international prizes, have been translated into more than twenty-two languages, and have sold millions of copies worldwide. Over the last twenty-eight years, he has also served as a consultant for NASA, the U.S. Army, the State Department, the International Food Protection Association, and Homeland Security on matters ranging from privatizing space to food safety, the frontiers of microbiology and genetics, and biological security.

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    • HALO: Cryptum

    • HALO, Book 7
    • By: Greg Bear
    • Narrated by: Holter Graham
    • Length: 8 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 86
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 77
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 77

    One hundred thousand years ago, the galaxy was populated by a great variety of beings. But one species - eons beyond all others in both technology and knowledge - achieved dominance. They ruled in peace but met opposition with quick and brutal effectiveness. And then they vanished....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Halo Ethnography

    • By nathaniel talache on 03-30-19

    Regular price: $17.00

    • The Forge of God

    • By: Greg Bear
    • Narrated by: Stephen Bel Davies
    • Length: 16 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 382
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 352
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 354

    Something is happening to planet Earth, and the truth is too terrifying to contemplate....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great Story, Wonderful Listening, But the Editor?

    • By George Knight on 07-14-13

    Regular price: $29.95

    • HALO: Primordium

    • HALO, Book 8
    • By: Greg Bear
    • Narrated by: Timothy Dadabo
    • Length: 8 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31

    In the company of a young girl and an old man, Chakas begins an epic journey across a lost and damaged Halo ringworld in search of a way home, an explanation for the warrior spirits rising up within, and the reason for the Forerunner Librarian’s tampering with human destiny....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Halo Ethnography

    • By nathaniel talache on 03-30-19

    Regular price: $18.89

    • HALO: Silentium

    • HALO, Book 10
    • By: Greg Bear
    • Narrated by: Euan Morton
    • Length: 7 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28

    One hundred thousand years ago, Chaos rules the final days of the Forerunner empire. The Flood - a horrifying, shape-changing, and unstoppable parasite - has arrived in force, aided by unexpected allies, and internal strife has desperately weakened Forerunner defenses....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • enjoyable if your a halo fan

    • By Unholy on 05-09-19

    Regular price: $17.00

    • Eon

    • By: Greg Bear
    • Narrated by: Stefan Rudnicki
    • Length: 17 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 855
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 772
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 774

    Perhaps it wasn't from our time, perhaps it wasn't even from our universe, but the arrival of the 300-kilometer long stone was the answer to humanity's desperate plea to end the threat of nuclear war....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Am Epic Original SciFi Read Worth Your Time...

    • By Michael on 07-01-12

    Regular price: $29.95

    • The Mongoliad: The Foreworld Saga, Book 1

    • By: Neal Stephenson, Greg Bear, Mark Teppo, and others
    • Narrated by: Luke Daniels
    • Length: 13 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 960
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 850
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 862

    In the late 19th century, a mysterious group of English martial arts aficionados provided Sir Richard F. Burton a collection of long-lost manuscripts to translate....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good story - but

    • By Daniel on 10-01-12

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Darwin's Radio

    • By: Greg Bear
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 17 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,079
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 683
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 687

    In a cave high in the Alps, a renegade anthropologist discovers a frozen Neanderthal couple with a Homo sapiens baby....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Don't have to be a biologist to enjoy!

    • By Sue on 03-07-12

    Regular price: $39.87

    • Darwin's Children

    • A Novel
    • By: Greg Bear
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick
    • Length: 17 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 381
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 194
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 199

    Eleven years have passed since SHEVA was discovered in human DNA - a retrovirus that caused mutations in the human genome and heralded the arrival of a new wave of genetically enhanced humans....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Serious Science Fiction

    • By Jim on 07-09-05

    Regular price: $39.93

    • The Mongoliad: The Foreworld Saga, Book 2

    • By: Neal Stephenson, Greg Bear, Mark Teppo, and others
    • Narrated by: Luke Daniels
    • Length: 12 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 435
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 386
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 388

    In the aftermath of the Mongolian invasion of 1241, beleaguered Christians struggle with the presence of a violent horde and a world turned upside down...

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Flawed but fascinating

    • By Carol on 10-13-12

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Star Wars: Rogue Planet

    • By: Greg Bear
    • Narrated by: Michael Cumpsty
    • Length: 5 hrs and 20 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 252
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 205
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 204

    The Force is strong in 12-year-old Anakin Skywalker - so strong that the Jedi Council, despite misgivings, entrusted young Obi-Wan Kenobi with the mission of training him to become a Jedi Knight....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A most inspiring Audiobook

    • By Dwayne A.McClellan on 01-13-17

    Regular price: $22.60

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