Zones of Thought
Books in series4
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(4.2 based on 102 ratings)
  • 1
    A Deepness in the Sky | Vernor Vinge

    A Deepness in the Sky

    • UNABRIDGED (28 hrs and 25 mins)
    • By Vernor Vinge
    • Narrated By Peter Larkin
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (82)
    Performance
    (33)
    Story
    (35)

    After thousands of years searching, humans stand on the verge of first contact with an alien race. There are two human groups: the Qeng Ho, a culture of free traders, and the Emergents, a ruthless society based on the technological enslavement of minds.The group that opens trade with the aliens will reap unimaginable riches.

    Unnecessary long

    Although with a interesting premise, the story is unnecessary long making this book a hardship to endure. The writer discusses bonsais and parks more ..Show More »

    Reviewed on 03 October 2016 by dajrektor ()
  • 2
    Not Available on Audible.co.uk Why not?

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  • 3
    The Children of the Sky | Vernor Vinge

    The Children of the Sky

    • UNABRIDGED (27 hrs and 47 mins)
    • By Vernor Vinge
    • Narrated By Oliver Wyman
    Overall
    (20)
    Performance
    (15)
    Story
    (15)

    Ten years have passed on Tines World, where Ravna Bergnsdot and a number of human children ended up after a disaster that nearly obliterated humankind throughout the galaxy. Ravna and the pack animals for which the planet is named have survived a war, and Ravna has saved more than one hundred children who were in cold-sleep aboard the vessel that brought them. While there is peace among the Tines, there are those among them - and among the humans - who seek power. And no matter the cost, these malcontents are determined to overturn the fledgling civilization....

    As brilliant as every other Vernor Vinge novel

    This is the third book in a series entitled Queng Ho; the first two having been written in the 1990s. It is a novel that can be enjoyed stand-alone; p..Show More »

    Reviewed on 09 November 2015 by decco999 ()
  • Not Available on Audible.co.uk Why not?

    There are many reasons why a book might be unavailable.


    Sometimes a book goes temporarily out of print - and sometimes no audio version has ever been recorded. Audible wants to give you the most complete selection we can and we'll keep adding series and filling in gaps as quickly as possible.