Short Science Fiction Collection 009


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(4.4 stars; 88 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. (4 hr 25 min)

Chapters

2 B R 0 2 B 16:45 Read by smokemonkey
The Cosmic Express 25:37 Read by Jerome Lawsen
The Day Time Stopped Moving 42:40 Read by Tom Weiss
Earthmen Bearing Gifts 6:04 Read by Alan Winterrowd
Impact 54:25 Read by Tom Weiss
Longevity 4:02 Read by Betsie Bush
The Measure of a Man 24:35 Read by Barbara King Gardner
No Moving Parts 44:33 Read by Tom Weiss
The Nothing Equation 21:46 Read by Daniele
The Stoker And The Stars 24:38 Read by Jason Mills

Reviews

Some great stories


(4 stars)

The final story, the stoker and the stars is 5 stars (if not 6!) wonderful story and a tremendous reading. some readings suffer variable recording quality. some absolutely marvelous tales. ends on a very high note :)

some good stories


(4 stars)

worth listening to .readers good apart from one with heavy accent making listening very difficult.

Short Science Fiction Collection 009


(5 stars)

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

Great stories.


(5 stars)

2BORNOT2B was a good story...so was the Stalker & the Stars.

These just keep getting better. Thank you readers!


(5 stars)


(4 stars)

An interesting collection of stories on this volume