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    • Brute Orbits

    • By: George Zebrowski
    • Narrated by: William Dufris
    • Length: 7 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 6

    It is the 21st century. Convicts are sentenced to asteroids that move in ever-widening solar orbits, timed to return when their terms run out. But a few ambitious administrators discover that small "errors" in velocity can rid them of selected groups altogether: the hardcore violent, the mentally defective, and especially the political dissidents.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Alcatraz in Orbit

    • By Robert on 09-24-14

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Killing Star

    • By: George Zebrowski, Charles Pellegrino
    • Narrated by: Jay Snyder
    • Length: 7 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 36

    The opening chapter of an incredible adventure that includes the destruction of Earth by ten thousand relativistic bombs launched by an alien race. This science fiction thriller follows the desperate struggles of the remnants of humankind to survive in a hostile universe.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The best Sci-Fi you never read

    • By Erich L. Swafford on 03-25-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Omega Point Trilogy

    • By: George Zebrowski
    • Narrated by: Oliver Wyman
    • Length: 11 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 4

    6599 A.D.: The war between the Earth Federation and the Herculean Empire had been over for more than three centuries. The planet in the Hercules Globular Cluster was a cinder; the few descendents of the surviving Herculeans lived on Myraa's World, half a galaxy away, in what seemed to be a religious commune. But on an unnamed planet, deep within the Hercules Cluster, two survivors, father and son, gather their resources and plan to enforce a reign of terror over the Federation worlds.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Megalomaniac author's story about a megalomaniac

    • By Sumit G. on 05-18-12

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Macrolife

    • A Mobile Utopia
    • By: George Zebrowski
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins, Victor Bevine
    • Length: 13 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 6

    Epic in scope, Macrolife opens in the year 2021. The Bulero family owns one of Earth's richest corporations. As the Buleros gather for a reunion at the family mansion, an industrial accident plunges the corporation into crisis, which eventually brings the world around them to the brink of disaster. Vilified, the Buleros flee to a space colony where young Richard Bulero gradually realizes that the only hope for humanity lies in macrolife - mobile, self-reproducing space habitats.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Excruciatingly ... good

    • By R. Smith on 06-24-15

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Sunspacers Trilogy

    • By: George Zebrowski
    • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews, Elizabeth Evans
    • Length: 16 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 16

    In the 21st century, the pioneers who tame Earth's sister planets - the Sunspacers - venture into the frontiers of deep space. From the scorching mines of Mercury to the icy voids beyond Pluto's orbit, these visionaries develop Earth's sunspace and spearhead humanity's expansion into the galaxy.

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Cave of Stars

    • By: George Zebrowski
    • Narrated by: Joe Barrett
    • Length: 9 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 6

    Old Earth is gone. Humanity has been scattered to the stars. Some left their dying planet in spaceship arks, in search of new worlds to inhabit. Others, nanoengineered for near-immortality, explore the far reaches of interstellar space in gargantuan macrolife mobiles. An earthlike human society endures on the einvironmentally volatile planet of Tau Ceti IV - a rigid community of the faithful that has declared evil the science that caused the homeworld's destruction.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Empties

    • By: George Zebrowski
    • Narrated by: Mark Boyett
    • Length: 6 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 3

    In this nightmarish tale, a third-rate detective is faced with an impossible crime, as bodies are turning up without their brains and without any indication of how the organs were removed. His only lead - an attractive landlady - becomes more than a lead and drives him into a world of terror, where his sanity is questioned and he must stop the monster before she does more evil. Or should he join her? Does he even have a choice, or will he just be driven by terror?

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Stranger Suns

    • By: George Zebrowski
    • Narrated by: William Dufris
    • Length: 12 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      2.5 out of 5 stars 4

    Juan Obrion discovers that a culture has been concealed for many years far below Antarctica, and Obrion ventures out as part of a four-man team to explore the unknown. Juan, Lena, Malachi and Magnus are awestruck when they discover myriad portals to parallel lands, but the maze they fall into makes them wonder if their journey will ever come to an end.

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Decimated

    • Ten Science Fiction Stories
    • By: Jack Dann, George Zebrowski
    • Narrated by: Matt Franklin
    • Length: 2 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 3

    Long before their award-nominated and awarded stories and novels, these two writers word jammed together, learning the music of story writing and the blood and bones of distinctive prose. And all these early efforts were published! Here they are again, together in one place - 10 riveting stories of science fiction, as entertaining as they were fun to write, including the previously unpublished tale "The Standard Crisis Scenario"!

    Regular price: $6.95