John Scalzi
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John Scalzi

John Scalzi writes books, which, considering where you're reading this, makes perfect sense. He's best known for writing science fiction, including the New York Times bestseller "Redshirts," which won the Hugo Award for Best Novel. He also writes non-fiction, on subjects ranging from personal finance to astronomy to film, was the Creative Consultant for the Stargate: Universe television series. He enjoys pie, as should all right thinking people. You can get to his blog by typing the word "Whatever" into Google. No, seriously, try it.

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    • Head On (Narrated by Wil Wheaton)

    • By: John Scalzi
    • Narrated by: Wil Wheaton
    • Length: 7 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,872
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,691
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,683

    Hilketa is a frenetic and violent pastime where players attack each other with swords and hammers. The main goal of the game: obtain your opponent's head and carry it through the goalposts....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • THIS is why I read SciFi! Scalzi gets into your head (be it on or off)

    • By C. White on 04-17-18

    Regular price: $39.95

    • Old Man's War

    • By: John Scalzi
    • Narrated by: William Dufris
    • Length: 9 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15,582
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13,741
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13,761

    John Perry did two things on his 75th birthday. First, he visited his wife's grave. Then he joined the army....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fun and Witty Military Sci-Fi

    • By M. Spencer on 10-21-12

    Regular price: $31.93

    • The Collapsing Empire

    • The Interdependency, Book 1
    • By: John Scalzi
    • Narrated by: Wil Wheaton
    • Length: 9 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10,912
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10,251
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10,217

    Our universe is ruled by physics, and faster-than-light travel is not possible - until the discovery of The Flow, an extradimensional field we can access at certain points in space-time....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Not the best of Scalzi

    • By Gonzalo on 05-11-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Lock In (Narrated by Wil Wheaton)

    • By: John Scalzi
    • Narrated by: Wil Wheaton
    • Length: 10 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11,141
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10,437
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10,418

    A blazingly inventive near-future thriller from the best-selling, Hugo Award-winning John Scalzi....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fun! Things you might want to know:

    • By Alexis on 08-29-14

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Dispatcher

    • By: John Scalzi
    • Narrated by: Zachary Quinto
    • Length: 2 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20,917
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19,458
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19,402

    One day, not long from now, it becomes almost impossible to murder anyone - 999 times out of a thousand, anyone who is intentionally killed comes back....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Good Grief This Was Good

    • By Matthew on 11-09-16

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Redshirts

    • A Novel with Three Codas
    • By: John Scalzi
    • Narrated by: Wil Wheaton
    • Length: 7 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 15,648
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14,664
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 14,656

    Ensign Andrew Dahl has just been assigned to the Universal Union Capital Ship Intrepid, flagship of the Universal Union since the year 2456....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Clever, creative, and FUN!

    • By Kent on 04-18-13
    • A Novel with Three Codas
    • By: John Scalzi
    • Narrated by: Wil Wheaton
    • Length: 7 hrs and 41 mins
    • Release date: 06-05-12
    • 4 out of 5 stars 15,648 ratings

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Ghost Brigades

    • Old Man's War, Book 2
    • By: John Scalzi
    • Narrated by: William Dufris
    • Length: 10 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,936
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,924
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,934

    The Ghost Brigades are the Special Forces of the Colonial Defense Forces, elite troops created from the DNA of the dead and turned into the perfect soldiers....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Starts slow but comes together in the end.

    • By Lore on 02-15-14

    Regular price: $27.93

    • The Last Colony

    • Old Man's War, Book 3
    • By: John Scalzi
    • Narrated by: William Dufris
    • Length: 9 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,835
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,144
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,150

    Retired from his fighting days, John Perry is now village ombudsman for a human colony on distant Huckleberry. That is, until his past reaches out to bring his family back into the game....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent But Different

    • By Michael on 12-04-12

    Regular price: $23.93

    • The Human Division

    • Old Man's War, Book 5
    • By: John Scalzi
    • Narrated by: William Dufris
    • Length: 14 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,750
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,429
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,443

    Following the events of The Last Colony, John Scalzi tells the story of the fight to maintain the unity of the human race....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Middling Position

    • By linda on 05-23-13

    Regular price: $21.95

    • Zoe's Tale

    • Old Man's War, Book 4
    • By: John Scalzi
    • Narrated by: Tavia Gilbert
    • Length: 10 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 3,202
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,789
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2,787

    Seventeen-year-old space colonist Zoe Boutin Perry tells the story of the intersteller match to save humanity in which she took a huge part....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Bait and switch. Skip it unless you're a teenager.

    • By Mike.the.kraken on 03-05-14

    Regular price: $38.60

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