Short Science Fiction Collection 006


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, originally published between 1752 and 1962. Those published after 1922 entered the US public domain when their copyright was not renewed.

Summary by Cori Samuel, with Wikipedia input.

Note: Section 6, In The Year 2889 was originally published under the name of Jules Verne, but is currently believed to be the work of his son, Michel Verne.

Genre(s): Science Fiction, Short Stories

Language: English

Group: Short Science Fiction Collections

Section Chapter Author Source Reader Time Language
Play 01 Accidental Death Peter Baily Etext RK Wilcox
00:23:18 en
Play 02 ...After a Few Words... Randall Garrett Etext Alex Becker
00:17:59 en
Play 03 The Diamond Maker H. G. Wells Etext Jerome Lawsen
00:17:07 en
Play 04 Egocentric Orbit John Cory Etext Perry Clayton
00:06:48 en
Play 05 Flight From Tomorrow H. Beam Piper Etext Jerome Lawsen
00:46:47 en
Play 06 In the Year 2889 Michel Verne Etext James Christopher
00:30:40 en
Play 07 The Measure of a Man Randall Garrett Etext D.E. Wittkower
00:29:20 en
Play 08 Micromegas Voltaire Etext Annoying Twit
00:45:13 en
Play 09 The Sky Trap Frank Belknap Long Etext Dr Special
00:34:52 en
Play 10 Test Rocket Jack Douglas Etext Lance
00:05:26 en