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    • Gray Lensman

    • Lensman Series
    • By: E. E. 'Doc' Smith
    • Narrated by: Reed McColm
    • Length: 10 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11

    Lensman Kimball Kinnison has attained the goal that every Lensman seeks, and so few attain: that of Unattached Lensman, a Lensman who is accountable to no one anywhere, completely independent, completely free.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Improving form continues with this book

    • By Thesle on 19-12-2014

    Non-member price: $27.67

    • First Lensman

    • Lensman Series
    • By: E. E. 'Doc' Smith
    • Narrated by: Reed McColm
    • Length: 11 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9

    In the not-too-distant future, while fleets of commercial space ships travel between the planets of numerous solar systems, a traveler named Virgil Samms visits the planet Arisia. There, he becomes the first wearer of the Lens, the almost-living symbol of the forces of law and order. As the first Lensman, Samms helps to form the Galactic Patrol, a battalion of Lensmen who are larger-than-life heroes. These soldiers are the best of the best, with incredible skill, stealth, and drive.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Picks up a little

    • By Thesle on 10-11-2014

    Non-member price: $27.41

    • Triplanetary

    • Lensman Series
    • By: E. E. 'Doc' Smith
    • Narrated by: Reed McColm
    • Length: 9 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 9

    From the atomic age in Atlantis to a world remote in space and time, two incredible ancient races, the Arisians and the Eddorians, are in the midst of an interstellar war - with Earth as the prize.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Picks up a little

    • By Thesle on 10-11-2014

    Non-member price: $27.41

    • Skylark DuQuesne

    • Skylark Series #4
    • By: E. E. "Doc" Smith
    • Narrated by: Reed McColm
    • Length: 10 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 4

    Dick Seaton and Marc DuQuesne are the deadliest enemies in the universe. Their feud has blazed among the stars and changed the history of a thousand planets. But now a threat from outside the galaxy drives them into a dangerous alliance as hordes of strange races drive to a collision with mankind.

    Non-member price: $32.48

    • Skylark of Valeron

    • Skylark Series #3
    • By: E. E. "Doc" Smith
    • Narrated by: Reed McColm
    • Length: 9 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5

    Our hero families are in deep space when they are attacked by the intellectuals. In order to survive the attack they rotate into the 4th dimension and are captured. They must make it back to 3space and find their way home. Unfortunately they find themselves hopelessly lost but are able to save another race and make their way home!

    Non-member price: $32.48

    • Skylark Three

    • Skylark Series #2
    • By: E. E. "Doc" Smith
    • Narrated by: Reed McColm
    • Length: 9 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    In this exhilarating sequel to The Skylark of Space, momentous danger again stalks genius inventor and interplanetary adventurer Dr. Richard Seaton. Seaton's allies on the planet Kondal are suffering devastating attacks by the forces of the Third Planet. Even worse, the menacing and contemptuous Fenachrones are threatening to conquer the galaxy and wipe out all who oppose them.

    Non-member price: $29.72

    • The Vortex Blaster

    • Lensman Series
    • By: E. E. 'Doc' Smith
    • Narrated by: Reed McColm
    • Length: 7 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    One man against the basic energy of the universe, unleashed in a ravening fury: that's Dr. Neal "Storm" Cloud. Unique is the only way to describe him. Alone in his single-handed battle, he finds that the appalling destructiveness of a loose atomic vortex can be canceled out only by destroying the vortex itself. While not even the most massive and modern of computers could figure out how to destroy a loose vortex, "Storm" Cloud can - and does.

    Non-member price: $24.36

    • Galactic Patrol

    • Lensman Series
    • By: E. E. 'Doc' Smith
    • Narrated by: Reed McColm
    • Length: 9 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 9

    The Galactic Patrol's Lensmen are the most feared peacekeepers in the galaxy. The "Lens", a telepathic jewel matched to the ego of its wearer, is the ultimate weapon in the war against the merciless pirate Boskone and his forces of lawlessness. The only problem is the Galactic Patrol isn't sure how to capitalize on the Lens' incredible powers. But new graduate Kimball Kinnison is determined to learn.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Getting to these books is rewarding

    • By Thesle on 19-12-2014

    Non-member price: $26.32

    • Second Stage Lensman

    • Lensman Series
    • By: E. E. 'Doc' Smith
    • Narrated by: Reed McColm
    • Length: 10 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5

    Kimball Kinnison and the Galactic Patrol again take up battle with Boskonia. The warfare leads to some odd corners of the universe and some stranger worlds. They include the planet Lyrane where a matriarchal society exists and the frigid world of Onio, with its incredibly alien inhabitants.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Brings new ideas, but some a bit far fetched

    • By Thesle on 09-03-2015

    Non-member price: $30.45

    • Children of the Lens

    • Lensman Series, Book 6
    • By: E. E. 'Doc' Smith
    • Narrated by: Reed McColm
    • Length: 11 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    Twenty years have passed since the events in Second State Lensman. Kimball Kinnison and his wife, Clarrissa, now have five children - the "Children of the Lens". As the offspring of generations of selected matings, they are the most brilliant and capable minds in the universe. Their mission: to conclude the Boskonian war.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • just completed listening to the "Lensman" series

    • By Lawrence A Curwood on 25-11-2017

    Non-member price: $27.41

    • The Skylark of Space

    • Skylark Series #1
    • By: E. E. "Doc" Smith
    • Narrated by: Reed McColm
    • Length: 7 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 7

    Brilliant government scientist Richard Seaton discovers a remarkable faster-than-light fuel that will power his interstellar spaceship, The Skylark. His ruthless rival, Marc DuQuesne, and the sinister World Steel Corporation will do anything to get their hands on the fuel. They kidnap Seaton's fiancée and friends, unleashing a furious pursuit and igniting a burning desire for revenge that will propel The Skylark across the galaxy and back.

    Non-member price: $25.62

    • The Skylark of Space

    • A Pulp-Lit Classic Edition
    • By: E.E. "Doc" Smith, Lee Hawkins Garby
    • Narrated by: Finn J.D. John
    • Length: 7 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
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      0 out of 5 stars 0
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      0 out of 5 stars 0

    In a fortuitous laboratory accident, crack scientist Richard Seaton has unlocked the secret of atomic energy. Now, partnered with his wealthy engineering-genius friend Martin Crane, he's preparing to give the world the gift of limitless, virtually free energy - and of space travel. But others want Seaton's secret for themselves.

    Non-member price: $28.94

    • Sci Fi Shorts, Volume 4

    • By: Poul Anderson, Cpt S P Meek, E. E. 'Doc' Smith, and others
    • Narrated by: Felbrigg Napoleon Herriot
    • Length: 5 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    Sci Fi Shorts is a collection of classic science fiction stories from the golden age of space stories. This group of five unabridged short stories by various authors covers such adventures as space-going disasters, culture-shocked Martians, minds being stolen, alien flying cities and ancient artefacts being discovered in the far future.

    Non-member price: $7.79