Short Science Fiction Collection 015

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(4.3 stars; 99 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 or 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. (3 hr 40 min)


As Long As You Wish 10:54 Read by Wally Reed
Beyond Lies the Wub 16:14 Read by Gregg Margarite (1957-2012)
The Crystal Egg 39:53 Read by Gregg Margarite (1957-2012)
Hard Guy 6:55 Read by Bookman
I'm A Stranger Here Myself 11:01 Read by William Haseltine
The New Accelerator 30:29 Read by Gregg Margarite (1957-2012)
The Radiant Shell 52:03 Read by Bellona Times
A Scientist Rises 18:14 Read by Epistomolus
Vanishing Point 11:52 Read by Bellona Times
Viewpoint 22:26 Read by Ray Smith


(3 stars)

The best stories here are "Beyond Lies the Wub" and "I'm a Stranger here Myself". Well worth the listen to.

a fair collection

(3.5 stars)

Some repeats from earlier collections but some good stories

love all the short scifis

(5 stars)

great narrators and top quality stories

time stamps

(5 stars)

It needs time stamps in the "chapters", not just the track length. please. thanks. thank you for the collection.