Shatterday & Other Stories

  • by Harlan Ellison
  • Narrated by Harlan Ellison, Max Caufield, John Rubenstein, Kris Tabori, Stefan Rudnicki
  • 8 hrs and 0 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

In a prolific career spanning more than 50 years, Harlan Ellison has been the acclaimed master of speculative fiction. In fact, a 1999 Locus poll named him the all-time best writer of short fiction as well as the editor of the all-time best anthology (Dangerous Visions). In addition to his dozens of Hugo, Nebula, and Locus Awards, Ellison has won two Edgar Awards from the Mystery Writers of America, and multiple Bram Stoker Awards from the Horror Writers Association (including the Lifetime Achievement Award). As an audiobook narrator, he's twice won Audie Awards and been nominated for a Grammy Award.
Shatterday & Other Stories presents, for the first time in audio, 11 of Ellison's visionary stories:
"Delusion for a Dragon Slayer" (Hugo nominee)
"Shatterday" (Nebula nominee)
"Flop Sweat"
"In the Oligocenskie Gardens"
"Basilisk" (Hugo & Locus winner; Nebula nominee)
"Shattered Like a Glass Goblin" (Nebula nominee)
"Adrift Just Off the Islets of Langerhans: Latitude 38° 54' N, Longitude 77° 00' 13" W" (Hugo & Locus winner)
"On the Downhill Side" (Nebula nominee)
"Susan"
"All the Lies That Are My Life" (Hugo nominee)
"Goodbye to All That" (Nebula nominee)
"Delusion for a Dragon Slayer" © 1966 by Harlan Ellison. Renewed 1994 by The Kilimanjaro Corporation. "Shatterday"© 1975 by Harlan Ellison. Renewed 2003 by The Kilimanjaro Corporation. "Flop Sweat"© 1977 by Harlan Ellison. Renewed 2005 by The Kilimanjaro Corporation. "In the Oligocenskie Gardens" © 1994 by The Kilimanjaro Corporation. "Basilisk" © 1972 by Harlan Ellison. Renewed 2000 by The Kilimanjaro Corporation. "Shattered by a Glass Goblin" © 1968 by Harlan Ellison. Renewed 1996 by The Kilimanjaro Corporation. "Adrift Just Off the Islets of Langerhans: Latitude 38º 54' N, Longitude 77º 00' 13" W"© 1974 by Harlan Ellison. Renewed 2002 by The Kilimanjaro Corporation. "On the Downhill Side" © 1972 by Harlan Ellison. Renewed 2000 by The Kilimanjaro Corporation. Music copyright 1984 by Elise Morris. "Susan"© 1994 by The Kilimanjaro Corporation. "All the Lies That are My Life" © 1980 by The Kilimanjaro Corporation. "Goodbye to All That" and Introduction to: "Goodbye to All That"© 2003 by The Kilimanjaro Corporation. All stories written by Harlan Ellison. All rights reserved.

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Razor Sharp

Harlan has the most amazing voice. The other actors were good too. The stories are of a high standard, of course.
I'm a dummy and not Jewish but I did get the joke at the end of the last story.
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- george Lynn

Book Details

  • Release Date: 17-05-2011
  • Publisher: Audible Studios