Elizabeth Bear and Sarah Monette's Boojum’verse
Books in series2
UNABRIDGED
(3.6 based on 64 ratings)
  • Starship Vectors | Stephen Baxter, Elizabeth Bear, Sarah Monette, Charles Coleman Finlay, Gwyneth Jones, Nancy Kress, Robert Reed, Allan Kaster (editor)

    Starship Vectors

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 56 mins)
    • By Stephen Baxter, Elizabeth Bear, Sarah Monette, and others
    • Narrated By Tom Dheere
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    Starships come in many shapes and sizes. Their crews and passengers are an eclectic lot. They venture into the deep voids of space on their assigned missions. Sometimes they succeed and sometimes they do not. This collection tells the stories of the crews and passengers aboard six of these starships.

    two 4 stars, one 3 star and three one star

    These are more novellas then short stories. Robert Reed can always be counted on for above average stories, would like to see some collections of his ..Show More »

    Reviewed on August 07 2011 by Jim "The Impatient" (Springfield, MO, United States)
  • The Year's Top Ten Tales of Science Fiction 2 | Elizabeth Bear, Ian Creasey, Steven Gould, John Kessel, Jay Lake, Paul McAuley, Sarah Monette, Robert Reed, Peter Watts, Robert Charles Wilson

    The Year's Top Ten Tales of Science Fiction 2

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 32 mins)
    • By Elizabeth Bear, Ian Creasey, Steven Gould, and others
    • Narrated By Tom Dheere, Vanessa Hart, J. P. Linton
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    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....

    Not a great year...

    I read and listen to a lot of short fiction. I love the genre. So much depth packed into such small packages, so much writerly skill to celebrate in t..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 04 2010 by Barry (Idaho Falls, ID, United States)