Orion

6 books in series
4 out of 5 stars 1,368 ratings

Orion Publisher's Summary

John O'Ryan is not a god...not exactly. He is an eternal warrior destined to combat the Dark Lord through all time for dominion of the Earth. Follow him, servant of a great race, as he battles his enemy down the halls of time, from the caves of our ancestors to the final confrontation under the hammer of nuclear annihilation.

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  • Book 1

    • Orion

    • Orion Series, Book 1
    • By: Ben Bova
    • Narrated by: Stefan Rudnicki
    • Length: 11 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 645
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 398
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 403

    John O'Ryan is not a god...not exactly. He is an eternal warrior destined to combat the Dark Lord through all time for dominion of the Earth. Follow him, servant of a great race, as he battles his enemy down the halls of time, from the caves of our ancestors to the final confrontation under the hammer of nuclear annihilation.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • TRUE WARRIOR

    • By Professor on 11-28-12
    • Orion Series, Book 1
    • By: Ben Bova
    • Narrated by: Stefan Rudnicki
    • Length: 11 hrs and 31 mins
    • Release date: 11-16-10
    • 3.5 out of 5 stars 645 ratings

    Regular price: $24.95

  • Book 2

    • Vengeance of Orion

    • Orion Series, Book 2
    • By: Ben Bova
    • Narrated by: Stefan Rudnicki
    • Length: 11 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 184
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 134
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 135

    Orion finds himself thrust back to the ancient world of Greece and must prevent the Greek army from destroying the citadel of Troy. If he fails, he will lose the only woman he has ever loved. But if he succeeds, the history of the world will be changed forever. The stunning sequel to Orion (Book 1).

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • VENGEANCE

    • By Professor on 11-29-12

    Regular price: $20.72

  • Book 3

    • Orion in the Dying Time

    • Orion Series, Book 3
    • By: Ben Bova
    • Narrated by: Stefan Rudnicki
    • Length: 9 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 140
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 105
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 102

    At the end of the Cretaceous Period, Earth is in the grip of the dinosaurs. Their leader is a reptile, worshipped by the Egyptians as a powerful god for thousands of years. His mission is to destroy the Creators - Orion's masters - and rule the planet.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Fun Continuation Of The Series

    • By Stephen on 01-14-13

    Regular price: $24.95

  • Book 4

    • Orion and the Conqueror

    • Orion Series, Book 4
    • By: Ben Bova
    • Narrated by: Stefan Rudnicki
    • Length: 9 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 129
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 91
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 92

    John O'Ryan is Orion - more than human, less than a god, cast away on the seas of Time to do battle among the Creators for the future of mankind. Now the eternal warrior finds himself separated from his great love, Anya, and marooned in Macedonia under the reign of Phillip - fighting alongside the young Alexander, and at the mercy of a Queen Olympias who is far more than she seems.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • My first Ben Bova book, and I loved it

    • By john on 09-17-12

    Regular price: $24.95

  • Book 5

    • Orion Among the Stars

    • Orion Series, Book 5
    • By: Ben Bova
    • Narrated by: Stefan Rudnicki
    • Length: 8 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 113
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 79
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 78

    A new installment in the military science-fiction series by a Hugo Award-winner finds the superhuman, outer-space warrior John O'Ryan caught in the middle of a dangerous contest between a goddess and a god.

    Regular price: $24.95

  • Book 6

    • Orion and King Arthur

    • By: Ben Bova
    • Narrated by: Stefan Rudnicki
    • Length: 10 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 157
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 122
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 123

    For the first time in more than 15 years, Ben Bova returns to the adventures of Orion - hunter, warrior, assassin, and time-traveler. Created by Aten, one of the god-like descendants of the human race 50,000 years in the future, Orion is forced to travel throughout space-time to do his Creator’s malevolent bidding. In this audio exclusive, Aten sends Orion to the Britain of the Dark Ages.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The first audio only Orion, A nice return.

    • By Amazon Customer on 04-28-11

    Regular price: $24.95