Round the Moon audiobook Jules VERNE (1828 - 1905) Around the Moon, Jules Verne's sequel to From the Earth to the Moon, is a science fiction novel continuing the trip to the moon which left the reader in suspense after the previous novel. It was later combined with From the Earth to the Moon to create A Trip to the Moon and Around It. (Summary from wikipedia) Genre(s): Science Fiction Language: English (FULL Audiobook)   Around the Moon Author Jules Verne Original Read more [...]
An Antarctic Mystery, or The Sphinx of the Ice Fields audiobook Jules VERNE (1828 - 1905), translated by Frances Sarah Cashel HOEY (1830 - 1908) Edgar Allan Poe's telling of Arthur Pym's narrative is shown to be true as events come together that bring out clues that help Captain Len Guy trace the fate of his brother's ship the Jane; the very ship that Arthur Pym was on board at the time of his disappearance. Through the efforts of Mr. Joerling, the crew of the Halbrane is enticed to make the trip Read more [...]
The Fur Country audiobook Jules VERNE (1828 - 1905), translated by N. D'ANVERS (1844 - 1933) In 1859, officers of the Hudson's Bay Company travel through the Northwest Territories of Canada on a mission to found a fort at 70 degrees, north of the Arctic Circle. At some point, an earthquake occurs, and from then on, laws of physics seem altered (a total eclipse happens to be only partial; tides are not perceived anymore). They eventually realise that they are not where they are supposed to be. (Wikipedia) Genre(s): Read more [...]
A Journey to the Interior of the Earth Jules VERNE (1828 - 1905) Journey to the Interior of the Earth is an 1864 science fiction novel by Jules Verne (published in the original French as Voyage au centre de la Terre). The story involves a professor who leads his nephew and hired guide down a volcano in Iceland to the "center of the Earth". They encounter many adventures, including prehistoric animals and natural hazards, eventually coming to the surface again in southern Italy. (Summary from Genre(s): Read more [...]
20000 Leagues under the Seas audiobook by Jules Verne (1828-1905) Translated by F.P. Walter Professor Pierre Aronnax is an academic whose thirst for knowledge carries him out of his ivory tower and on the trail of a mysterious sea beast. His curiosity at last is satiated when he finds himself in the belly of the beast-- that is, on board the incredible submarine the Nautilus, courtesy of its mysterious pilot Captain Nemo and in the company of his servant Conseil and sailor Ned Land.   Twenty Read more [...]
Around the World in Eighty Days audiobook by Jules Verne Translated by George Makepeace Towle Around the World in Eighty Days (French: Le tour du monde en quatre-vingts jours) is a classic adventure novel by the French writer Jules Verne, first published in 1873. In the story, Phileas Fogg of London and his newly employed French valet Passepartout attempt to circumnavigate the world in 80 days on a ?20,000 wager set by his friends at the Reform Club   Around the World in Eighty Read more [...]