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    • Courtship Rite

    • By: Donald Kingsbury
    • Narrated by: Danny Campbell
    • Length: 17 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13

    A vast alien landscape, a human culture based on our own, yet evolved in strange ways by the forces of an inimical nature provide a panoramic backdrop for the romantic adventures of a large cast of memorable & attractive characters. The novel details the attempts of two of the priest-clans, the Kaiel & the Mnankrei, to expand into territory controlled by the Stgal. Ultimately, all the priest clans are trying to attain dominance of the planet through the use of new technology, propaganda, treachery, and "war".

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Courtship Rites - An exploration of morals/mores

    • By Charles on 03-24-14

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Far Futures

    • By: Greg Bear, Donald Kingsbury, Poul Anderson, and others
    • Narrated by: Vikas Adam, J. Paul Boehmer, Susan Hanfield, and others
    • Length: 16 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 32
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 29

    From Nebula Award winner Gregory Benford comes this ambitious hard SF anthology that collects five original novellas. Each one takes the very long view - all are set at least ten thousand years in the future. The authors take a rigorously scientific view of such grand panoramas, confronting the largest issues of cosmology, astronomy, evolution, and biology.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Wow! Heady Stuff

    • By alex on 01-21-15

    Regular price: $27.97

    • The Moon Goddess and the Son

    • By: Donald Kingsbury
    • Narrated by: Andrew Eiden
    • Length: 16 hrs
    • Unabridged
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    The late-1980s launching of a mammoth, full-scale Soviet space station prompts the United States to a crash program that, by 2010, surpasses all Soviet endeavors, results in an unprecedented economic boom, and catapults humankind fully into space.

    Regular price: $29.95