Short Science Fiction Collection 007


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(4.8 stars; 262 reviews)

Science fiction (abbreviated SF or sci-fi with varying punctuation and case) is a broad genre of fiction that often involves sociological and technical speculations based on current or future science and technology. This is a reader-selected collection of short stories that entered the US public domain when their copyright was not renewed.

Summary by Cori Samuel, with Wikipedia input. (4 hr 4 min)

Chapters

2 B R 0 2 B 17:59 Read by Alex Clarke
...After a Few Words... 17:52 Read by Corey M. Snow
The Beast of Space 29:53 Read by ace101ace
The Bell Tone 11:36 Read by Alex Clarke
Cat and Mouse 1:02:34 Read by Betsie Bush
Cry from a Far Planet 34:30 Read by ace101ace
Droozle 17:24 Read by Mooseboy Alfonzo
An Incident on Route 12 10:05 Read by James Christopher
The Man Who Hated Mars 31:34 Read by davidcas
The Mightiest Man 11:15 Read by davidcas

Reviews

This is a list of all stories in this collection


(4 stars)

http://librivox.org/short-science-fiction-collection-vol-007/ Previous collection: http://www.archive.org/details/short_scifi_006_0807_librivox Next collection: http://www.archive.org/details/short_scifi_008_0810_librivox 2 B R 0 2 B by Kurt Vonnegut – 00:17:59 Read by: Alex Clarke … After a Few Words … by Gordon Randall Garrett – 00:17:52 Read by: Corey M. Snow The Beast of Space by F. E. Hardart – 00:29:53 Read by: Bryden Jones The Bell Tone by Edmund H. Leftwich – 00:11:36 Read by: Alex Clarke Cat and Mouse by Ralph Williams – 01:02:34 Read by: Betsie Bush Cry from a Far Planet by Tom Godwin – 00:34:30 Read by: Bryden Jones Droozle by Frank Banta – 00:17:24 Read by: Mooseboy Alfonzo An Incident on Route 12 by James H. Schmitz – 00:10:05 Read by: James Christopher The Man Who Hated Mars by Gordon Randall Garrett – 00:31:34 Read by: David N. Castle The Mightiest Man by Patrick Fahy – 00:11:15 Read by: David N. Castle Cataloged on December 05, 2008 My recomendation is "Cat and Mouse" by Ralph Williams. This collection is well balanced and well read. Some recordings have sort of "space suite sound", though.

Short Science Fiction Collection


(5 stars)

Stories are a good listen and are mostly very well read - Thanks!

dr. ray... stfu and dont procreate. too much trash already exist


(5 stars)

Raycyst


(4.5 stars)

Too white. Needs more authentic BIPOC voices. We need to desegregate the good ole boy white SF country club