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Joseph Bickham

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  • Out of the Silent Planet

  • Ransom Trilogy, Book 1
  • By: C.S. Lewis
  • Narrated by: Geoffrey Howard
  • Length: 5 hrs and 26 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 3,233
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,520
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,536

Out of the Silent Planet is the first novel of the Cosmic Trilogy, considered to be C.S. Lewis' chief contribution to the science fiction genre.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Original, complex, not middle of the road

  • By David on 05-27-05

Fantastically Awesome

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

Reviewed: 08-13-12

What made the experience of listening to Out of the Silent Planet the most enjoyable?

The book is very well written, the story is creative and thought provoking.

What did you like best about this story?

Lewis is fantastic at creating a picture, even another world in his books by details and well crafted characters that pull you into the story.

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