Short Science Fiction Collection 005


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, originally published between 1960 and 1963, that entered the US public domain when their copyright was not renewed. Summary by Cori Samuel, with Wikipedia input.

Note: This collection originally included a tenth story, The Burning Bridge by Poul Anderson. That recording was removed in November 2011 because of a copyright claim.

Genre(s): Science Fiction, Short Stories

Language: English

Group: Short Science Fiction Collections

Section Chapter Author Source Reader Time Language
Play 01 2 B R 0 2 B Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. Etext Hoosemon
00:16:19 en
Play 02 Circus Alan E. Nourse Etext RK Wilcox
00:15:52 en
Play 03 Crossroads of Destiny H. Beam Piper Etext Alex C. Telander
00:21:06 en
Play 04 Egocentric Orbit John Cory Etext Elanor
00:05:57 en
Play 05 A Matter of Magnitude Al Sevcik Etext RK Wilcox
00:13:18 en
Play 06 Quiet, Please Kevin Scott Etext Jerome Lawsen
00:12:07 en
Play 07 Summit Mack Reynolds Etext RK Wilcox
00:12:07 en
Play 08 The Untouchable Stephen A. Kallis, Jr. Etext Jerome Lawsen
00:10:34 en
Play 09 The Yillian Way Keith Laumer Etext John Larmour
00:37:18 en