Jules Verne
AUTHOR

Jules Verne

Jules Verne (1828-1905) was a French author best known for his tales of adventure, including Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea, Journey to the Center of the Earth, and Around the World in Eighty Days. A true visionary, Verne foresaw the skyscraper, the submarine, and the airplane, among many other inventions, and is now regarded as one of the fathers of science fiction.

Read more Read less

Best Sellers

    • 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

    • By: Jules Verne
    • Narrated by: James Frain
    • Length: 14 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 777
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 712
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 712

    An American frigate, tracking down a ship-sinking monster, faces not a living creature but an incredible invention - a fantastic submarine commanded by the mysterious Captain Nemo....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Anthony Bonner!!

    • By Tad Davis on 08-18-11

    Regular price: $35.00

    • Journey to the Center of the Earth: A Signature Performance by Tim Curry

    • By: Jules Verne
    • Narrated by: Tim Curry
    • Length: 8 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2,817
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,526
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2,504

    Journey to the Center of the Earth is one of literature’s earliest works of science fiction. It vividly animates a fantastical subterranean world....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Feels like Jules Verne

    • By Ramon on 03-10-11

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Journey to the Center of the Earth

    • By: Jules Verne, Frederick Amadeus Malleson - translator
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 8 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 59
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 51

    In the midst of examining an ancient Icelandic manuscript, professor and mineralogist Otto Liedenbrock and his nephew Axel make an astonishing discovery....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great classic

    • By Amazon Customer on 08-14-17

    Regular price: $10.49

    • Around the World in 80 Days

    • By: Jules Verne
    • Narrated by: Jim Dale
    • Length: 7 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,088
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 742
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 745

    Shocking his stodgy colleagues at the exclusive Reform Club, enigmatic Englishman Phileas Fogg wagers his fortune, undertaking an extraordinary enterprise to circumnavigate the globe in 80 days....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fabulous narration for Verne Classic

    • By Gary on 05-03-05

    Regular price: $25.20

    • The Mysterious Island

    • By: Jules Verne
    • Narrated by: Berny Clark
    • Length: 19 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,236
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,119
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,124

    Based on the true story of Alexander Selkirk, who survived alone for almost five years on an uninhabited island off the coast of Chile....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful novel, mediocre translation

    • By Tad Davis on 03-26-12

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea

    • By: Jules Verne
    • Narrated by: Alan Munro
    • Length: 18 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 119
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 98
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 99

    A mysterious sea monster, theorized by some to be a giant narwhal, is sighted by ships of several nations; an ocean liner is also damaged by the creature....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The Deadpan of Alan Munro

    • By Eric on 04-15-17

    Regular price: $3.49

    • The Mysterious Island

    • By: Jules Verne
    • Narrated by: David McCallion
    • Length: 19 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 54
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50

    Like many Jules Verne classics, The Mysterious Island takes you on an unforgettable journey of adventure and reflection....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • One of Jules Verne’s Best

    • By Deena on 05-23-17

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Vingt mille lieues sous les mers

    • By: Jules Verne
    • Narrated by: Mathieu Thomas
    • Length: 17 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 12

    Le professeur Aronnax, son domestique Conseil et le harponneur Ned Land, qui cherchaient à capturer un fantastique monstre marin, se retrouvent prisonniers...

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • la voix est digitale!! ç'est intolerable!

    • By ARMANDO BRIONES MARTIN DEL CAMPO on 10-09-15

    Regular price: $10.05

    • Michael Strogoff

    • By: Jules Verne
    • Narrated by: James Winston
    • Length: 9 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Michael Strogoff, a 30-year-old native of Omsk, is a courier for Tsar Alexander II of Russia. The Tartar Khan (prince), Feofar Khan...

    Regular price: $7.35

    • Around the World in Eighty Days

    • By: Jules Verne
    • Narrated by: William Martin
    • Length: 6 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    "Around the World in Eighty Days" by Jules Verne is an adventure classic. The main character is Phileas Fogg, a rich British gentleman living in solitude...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very good story

    • By Amazon Customer on 02-17-18

    Regular price: $7.35

Are you an author?

Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography.