The Martian


Read by Paul Harvey

(4.3 stars; 32 reviews)

The water was evaporated by the ever-shining sun until there was none left for the thirsty plants. Every year more workers died in misery. A stranger from another world comes and experiences the attempts by two different cultures with different languages to understand what the other wants. Not all educated cultures are cordial or sympathetic to new arrivals. This book explores one potential outcome of the meeting of alien races. - Summary by Paul Harvey (1 hr 19 min)

Chapters

The Martian 17:28 Read by Paul Harvey
Signs of Life 12:14 Read by Paul Harvey
In Confinement 16:09 Read by Paul Harvey
The Circus 17:31 Read by Paul Harvey
Blumberg Promises 16:16 Read by Paul Harvey

Reviews

Classic sci-fi but with a twist.


(3.5 stars)

A good sci-fi short story, read by a very good reader.

jcob slow but good idea for the plot.


(4 stars)

A great story from a different viewpoint


(5 stars)