Category Archives: H. Beam Piper

An Audio-Book Review: Sideways, Into the Present!

Last Enemy By H. Beam Piper Published by LibriVox Read by Mark Nelson The Story: This interesting tale is another of Piper’s Paratime Series. I think it may have the third counting “He Walked Around the Horses.”  I reviewed “Police … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: Is it Pie?

  Oomphel in the Sky By H. Beam Piper Published by Librivox Read by Mark Nelson   The Story: This is an interesting story in the classic Piper manner. Its situation, a native uprising on a colonial world, is based … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: And Now… Martian Archaeology!

Omnilingual By H. Beam Piper Published by Librivox Read by Mark Nelson The Story: I do not normally listen to so many by the same author in a row, but this one and another Piper classic story (Oomphel in the … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: A Collection of Tales

  Five Sci-Fi Short Stories by H. Beam Piper Published by Librivox Read by Mark Nelson   The Stories: By now, regular readers know that I am a great fan of H. Beam Piper. While I do like his stories, … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: The Return of the… uh… Holy One?

The Return By H. Beam Piper and John J. McGuire Published by Librivox Read by Reynard T. Fox The Book: In Pixar’s Ratatouille, the character Anton Ego says that bad reviews are fun to write and to read. I am … Continue reading

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An Audiobook Review: A Beat as Wide as All Time.

Police Operation By H. Beam Piper Published by Librivox Read by Alex Buie and kelcymx The Story: This is the second story in Piper’s “Paratime” Series. The first was an interesting tale called “He Walked Around the Horses,” which dealt … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: …But the Sunsets Go On Forever!

Four Day Planet By H. Beam Piper Published by Librivox Read by Mark Nelson   The Book:   As the back cover blurb says, “Fenris isn’t a hell planet, but it’s nobody’s bargain. With 2,000-hour days and an 8,000-hour year, … Continue reading

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