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    • Favorite Science Fiction Stories

    • Volume 3
    • By: Isaac Asimov, Arthur C. Clarke, Frank Herbert, and others
    • Narrated by: Emmett Casey, Ran Alan Ricard, Pat Bottino, and others
    • Length: 15 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 104
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 74
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 76

    The biggest collection yet of favorite sci-fi stories - 16 full hours!

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • good selection

    • By Wilbur on 04-06-11

    Regular price: $19.58

    • The Most Dangerous Game

    • By: Richard Connell
    • Narrated by: Ran Alan Ricard
    • Length: 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17

    American author Richard Connell wrote many novels, stories, and screenplays, but today is known primarily for his fascinating story, "The Most Dangerous Game", which to this day continues to be widely anthologized and read. The two main characters are and American big-game hunter who finds himself stranded on a remote island, and a Russian aristocrat who is also a hunter but, it turns out, one has some very strange ideas about that "sport".

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • good

    • By C Fox on 11-10-18

    Regular price: $5.57

    • Favorite Science Fiction Stories: Volume 7

    • By: Walter Miller Jr., Harry Harrison, H. P. Lovecraft, and others
    • Narrated by: Jim Roberts, Kevin Killavey, Ran Alan Ricard, and others
    • Length: 12 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 16

    This seventh collection of Favorite Science Fiction Stories includes 16 great stories from well-known science fiction writers.

    Regular price: $13.96

    • Mark Twain: Selected Stories

    • By: Mark Twain
    • Narrated by: Ran Alan Ricard, Jim Roberts, Walter Zimmerman, and others
    • Length: 9 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8

    This collecton features some of Twain's best known stories as well as some lesser-known gems, such as "A Mysterious Visit", "The Facts Concerning the Recent Carnival of Crime in Connecticut", and "The Loves Of Alonzo Fitz-Clarence and Rosannah Ethelton".

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • five stars, ten stars, FIFTY stars!

    • By Maynard on 11-30-15

    Regular price: $13.96

    • The Day of the Boomer Dukes

    • By: Frederik Pohl
    • Narrated by: Kevin Killavey, Ran Alan Ricard, Brian Killavey, and others
    • Length: 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12

    In this story, a young man from the far future is bored, so he escapes in a time portal to find a more exciting life in the past. His goal is to take some weapons from the future and join up with "The Mafia" in New York City. One of the groups of people he meets is a street gang called "The Boomer Dukes." He asks them to "take me to your Mafia." Very interesting results follow

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Story

    • By Leslie on 08-09-09

    Regular price: $5.57

    • The Aliens

    • By: Murray Leinster
    • Narrated by: Ran Alan Ricard
    • Length: 1 hr and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      2.5 out of 5 stars 7

    Murray Leinster, whose real name was William Fitzgerald Jenkins, was an award-winning American writer of Science Fiction. Among other things, he is credited with the invention of "parallel universe" stories and in 1956 he won prestigious Hugo Award for Best Novelette. Leinster wrote over 1,500 short stories in his career and two of the best, "First Contact" and "The Aliens", deal with humanities first encounter with an alien race.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good without being great

    • By Joel D Offenberg on 06-06-10

    Regular price: $6.96

    • Victory

    • By: Lester del Rey
    • Narrated by: Ran Alan Ricard
    • Length: 1 hr and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7

    In Victory, one of del Rey's best short novels, a victorious captain returns to his home planet after an alien war and finds that victory has a very steep price and that Earthmen seem to have suddenly all become cowards.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • one of the best

    • By Joe on 11-25-09

    Regular price: $5.57