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  • Great Classic Science Fiction

  • Eight Unabridged Stories
  • By: H. G. Wells, Stanley G. Weinbaum, Lester Del Rey, and others
  • Narrated by: Simon Vance, Barbara Rosenblat, Nick Sullivan, and others
  • Length: 7 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 60
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 38
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 38

This superlative collection of futuristic tales explores ground-breaking supernatural themes from the founding heroes of the science fiction genre. The short story form is perfect for capturing the atmospheric tension of these legendary stories.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Great authors, good stories

  • By Joel D Offenberg on 09-07-10

Mixed bag of quality

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
4 out of 5 stars
Story
3 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 03-09-18

Some stories were excellent; others were cliche or not up to par in their writing style. Narration was great. The first and last stories were the strongest.

  • Murder on the Orient Express

  • A Hercule Poirot Mystery
  • By: Agatha Christie
  • Narrated by: Dan Stevens
  • Length: 6 hrs and 37 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 9,320
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 8,634
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 8,608

Just after midnight, the famous Orient Express is stopped in its tracks by a snowdrift. By morning, the millionaire Samuel Edward Ratchett lies dead in his compartment, stabbed a dozen times, his door locked from the inside. One of his fellow passengers must be the murderer. Isolated by the storm, detective Hercule Poirot must find the killer among a dozen of the dead man's enemies, before the murderer decides to strike again....

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • My first Christie

  • By Michael Andrew Kinkead on 08-06-17

Excellent Reader!

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 09-04-17

Anazing reader. His command of different accents was superb. He really gave the characters life.