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    • Schrodinger's Kitten

    • By: George Alec Effinger
    • Narrated by: Amy Bruce
    • Length: 1 hr and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 91
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 46
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 46

    Twelve-year-old Jehan is a frightened girl tormented by unsettling visions in the Islamic slum of Budayeen. It is here, during the festival marking the end of Ramadan, that she must kill a boy she has never met. A boy that her visions show her may one day do her great harm.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Fine but Light

    • By Michael on 09-28-13

    Regular price: $8.39

    • Lobsters

    • By: Charles Stross
    • Narrated by: Jared Doreck
    • Length: 1 hr and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 45
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 23

    Manfred Macx is a patent junkie, spending his days dreaming up ideas that will make him rich, very rich indeed. He patents them and then offers them up to anyone for free. In doing so, he has shunned the need for cash, preferring to live off the generosity of his benefactors. Enter uploaded lobsters wanting to defect, government investigations, and a dominatrix ex-girlfriend who works for the IRS and you've got yourself a hip post-cyberpunk tale.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great story, poor narration

    • By Woeltje on 10-30-07

    Regular price: $7.70

    • A Colder War

    • By: Charles Stross
    • Narrated by: Pat Bottino
    • Length: 1 hr and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 82
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 56
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 57

    Here is a modern novelette in H.P. Lovecraft's Cthulhu mythos. Imagine David Cronenberg directing Dr. Strangelove, based on a script by H. P. Lovecraft. Imagine an alternate history in which nuclear bombs are not the ultimate weapon, but instead are merely a stepping stone to eldritch technologies accessible through certain trans-dimensional forces first encountered in 1920s Antarctica, technologies that neither the United States nor the USSR can quite contain.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Really fun listen

    • By Erich L. Swafford on 02-05-08

    Regular price: $7.70

    • The Year's Top Ten Tales of Science Fiction 10

    • By: Tobias S. Buckell, Nancy Kress, Rich Larson, and others
    • Narrated by: Tom Dheere, Nancy Linari
    • Length: 9 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    An unabridged audio collection spotlighting the “best of the best” science fiction stories published in 2017 by current and emerging masters of the genre, edited by Allan Kaster, as narrated by top voice talents.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • These were the ten BEST, really?

    • By SusieH on 06-26-18

    Regular price: $26.59

    • The Year's Top-Ten Tales of Science Fiction 5

    • By: Andy Duncan, Gwyneth Jones, Paul McAuley, and others
    • Narrated by: Tom Dheere, Nancy Linari, Dara Rosenberg
    • Length: 10 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 20

    An unabridged audio collection of the "best of the best" science fiction stories published in 2012 by current and emerging masters of the genre, edited by Allan Kaster, as narrated by top voice talents.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Unexpected Adverts..............

    • By Simon Drew on 10-22-13

    Regular price: $25.89

    • The Year's Top Ten Tales of Science Fiction 2

    • By: Elizabeth Bear, Ian Creasey, Steven Gould, and others
    • Narrated by: Tom Dheere, Vanessa Hart, J. P. Linton
    • Length: 9 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 28
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 15

    Here is an unabridged audio collection of the "best of the best" science fiction short stories published in 2009 by current and emerging masters of the genre, as narrated by top voice talents. In "Erosion",l by Ian Creasey, a man tests the limits of his exo-suit prior to leaving a dying earth. In "As Women Fight", by Sara Genge, a hunter has no time to train for a fight to inhabit his wife's body in a society of body-switchers....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Not a great year...

    • By Barry on 10-04-10

    Regular price: $25.19

    • Timeless Time Travel Tales

    • By: John Barnes, Nancy Kress, Ian R. MacLeod, and others
    • Narrated by: Tom Dheere, Adam Epstein, Vanessa Hart
    • Length: 9 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 26

    This collection of unabridged, unforgettable tales, written by some of science fiction's most esteemed authors, pays homage to one of the genre's most cherished story types. Whether time travel stories leap forward in time or slip into the past, they remain popular with fans.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Enjoyable, fun, entertaining set of stories

    • By Gary on 09-19-13

    Regular price: $25.89

    • Beyond the Aquila Rift

    • By: Alastair Reynolds
    • Narrated by: Tom Dheere
    • Length: 1 hr and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 151
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 106
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 107

    Beyond the Aquila Rift: It's shorthand for the trip no one ever hopes to make by accident. The one that will screw up the rest of your life, the one that creates the ghosts you see haunting the shadows of company bars across the whole Bubble. Men and women ripped out of time, cut adrift from families and lovers by an accident of an alien technology we use but rarely comprehend.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Great story, mediocre audio book.

    • By Amazon Customer on 04-17-12

    Regular price: $7.69

    • The Year's Top Short SF Novels

    • By: Stephen Baxter, Geoffrey A. Landis, David Moles, and others
    • Narrated by: Tom Dheere, Adam Epstein, Nicola Barber
    • Length: 15 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 55
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 48
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 48

    Short novels may well be the perfect length for science-fiction stories. They are movie-length tales that resonate with moxie while fully exploring characters, new worlds, and ideas. The stories in this unabridged audio collection are the best-of-the-best short science-fiction novels published in 2010 by current and emerging masters of this form.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • fantastic

    • By wendy on 02-14-12

    Regular price: $33.59

    • The Year's Top Short SF Novels 2

    • By: Carolyn Ives Gilman, Kij Johnson, Mary Robinette Kowal, and others
    • Narrated by: Tom Dheere, Adam Epstein, Vanessa Hart, and others
    • Length: 14 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 15

    Short novels are movie length novels that may well be the perfect length for science fiction stories. This unabridged audio collection presents the best-of-the-best short science fiction novels published in 2011, by current and emerging masters of this form. In "The Ice Owl", by Carolyn Ives Gilman, an adolescent, female, Waster, in the iron city of Glory to God finds an enigmatic tutor who provides her with much more than academic instruction while a fundamentalist revolt is underway.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Some Decent Sci-Fi but with Poor Audio Quality

    • By Peter on 12-20-13

    Regular price: $31.49

    • Mini-Masterpieces of Science Fiction

    • By: Allan Kaster (Editor)
    • Narrated by: Vanessa Hart, Tom Dheere
    • Length: 3 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 6

    A superb collection of short science-fiction tales by this genre's contemporary, and emerging, masters. Alien communications are deciphered as Earth is destroyed in "Last Contact" by Stephen Baxter. A girl auto-asphyxiates to communicate with another world in Elizabeth Bear's "The Something Dreaming Game". And more....

    • out of 5 stars
    • not very memorable

    • By Mike on 06-15-09

    Regular price: $16.79

    • Guest Law

    • By: John C Wright
    • Narrated by: Tom Dheere
    • Length: 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18

    There be pirates in the vast void of space! Does not the poet say: "Beware the strangeness of the stranger. Unknown things bring unknown danger?" The noble ship Procrustes was silent as a ghost. Warships can be silent if they are slow; only their missiles need speed. And so it was silently, slowly, that the Procrustes approached the stranger's cold vessel.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Subtle Excellence

    • By Eric L. Norman on 07-28-16

    Regular price: $7.69

    • The Year's Top Ten Tales of Science Fiction 3

    • By: Damien Broderick, Yoon Ha Lee, Ian R MacLeod, and others
    • Narrated by: Tom Dheere, Nicola Barber, Kate Baker, and others
    • Length: 8 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 22

    An unabridged audio collection of the "best of the best" science fiction stories published in 2010 by current and emerging masters of the genre as narrated by top voice talents. Stories in this year's collection include "Under the Moons of Venus" by Damien Broderick; "The Shipmaker," winner of the 2011 British Science Ficiton Association Award for short fiction, by Aliette de Bodard; Flower, Mercy, Needle, Chain" by Yoon Ha Lee, "Re-Crossing the Styx" by Ian R. MacLeod; "Eight Miles" by Sean McMullen; and more.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good stories, narrators, Bad production

    • By Howard on 12-05-11

    Regular price: $25.19

    • The Year's Top Ten Tales of Science Fiction

    • By: Stephen Baxter
    • Narrated by: Tom Dheere
    • Length: 9 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 74
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 37
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 37

    This is an unabridged audio collection of the "best of the best" science fiction prose originally written in 2008 by current and emerging masters of the genre as narrated by top voice talents.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointment

    • By trjtenn on 12-25-12

    Regular price: $23.09

    • The Chief Designer

    • By: Andy Duncan
    • Narrated by: Jared Doreck
    • Length: 2 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    This story, an alternate history masterpiece, is told from the point of view of Korolev, the "Chief" who managed the most crucial years of the secret Soviet space program, and his assistant and eventual successor, Aksyonov. The story spans from World War II, when Korolev was released from a prison camp to design rockets, to 1997 and the Mir space station.

    Regular price: $12.59

    • Beggars in Spain

    • By: Nancy Kress
    • Narrated by: Theo Moffett
    • Length: 3 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 84
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31

    This coming of age tale follows Leisha Camden. She is the first person genetically altered before birth so that she does not need to sleep. Her rich industrialist father pays for the procedure so that his daughter will have a competitive edge over others. It's soon discovered that Leisha's mother is also carrying a "normal" child. As Leisha grows older she finds others who've had the non-sleep genetic alteration.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Award-Winning Sci Fi

    • By Sheila on 05-04-08

    Regular price: $12.59

    • Antibodies

    • By: Charles Stross
    • Narrated by: Jared Doreck
    • Length: 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 38
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20

    Everyone remembers where they were and what they were doing when one of the great and the good is assassinated. You can kill a politician, but their ideas usually live on. They have a life of their own. How much more dangerous, then, the ideas of mathematicians? The announcement of the solution to the traveling salesman problem heralds the imminent destruction of humanity.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Quite a ride..

    • By Kindle Customer on 06-08-11

    Regular price: $7.70

    • The Year's Top-Ten Tales of Science Fiction 4

    • By: John Barnes, Paul McAuley, Maureen McHugh, and others
    • Narrated by: Tom Dheere, Jared Doreck, Adam Epstein, and others
    • Length: 8 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 30

    An unabridged audio collection of the "best of the best" science fiction stories written in 2011 by current and emerging masters of the genre, edited by Allan Kaster, as narrated by top voice talents. In "Dying Young", by Peter M. Ball, cyborgs, clones, and post-humans collide with a dragon bent on revenge in a post-apocalyptic space western. In "Canterbury Hollow", by Chris Lawson, two lovers on a planet orbiting a killer sun share their few remaining weeks together before they die....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A good mixture of stories

    • By Tezby on 06-19-18

    Regular price: $25.89

    • The Year's Top Short SF Novels 4

    • By: Stephen Baxter, Michael Blumlein, Alexander Jablokov, and others
    • Narrated by: Tom Dheere, Jared Doreck, Nancy Linari
    • Length: 16 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 12

    This audio collection presents the best-of-the-best short science fiction novels published in 2013 by current and emerging masters of this vibrant form. In Earth I, by Stephen Baxter, a search among the stars to ferret out the origins of mankind amidst the Xaian normalisation digs up many surprises. In Success, by Michael Blumlein, a brilliant but erratic biologist studying epigenetics struggles to hang onto his grip on everyday life as he writes his ground-breaking tome.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • drawn out novellas

    • By PhilipDunwody on 06-10-16

    Regular price: $34.99

    • The Year's Top Short SF Novels 3

    • By: Elizabeth Bear, Jay Lake, Steven Popkes, and others
    • Narrated by: Tom Dheere, Nancy Linari, Dara Rosenberg
    • Length: 17 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 19

    Short novels are movie length narratives that may well be the perfect length for science fiction stories. This audio collection presents the best-of-the-best short science fiction novels published in 2012 by current and emerging masters of this vibrant form.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fun and thoughtful sci-fi

    • By DANIEL on 10-29-15

    Regular price: $38.49

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