Hyperion
Books in series4
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  • 1
    Hyperion | Dan Simmons

    Hyperion

    • UNABRIDGED (20 hrs and 44 mins)
    • By Dan Simmons
    • Narrated By Marc Vietor, Allyson Johnson, Kevin Pariseau, and others
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (955)
    Performance
    (779)
    Story
    (778)

    On the world called Hyperion, beyond the law of the Hegemony of Man, there waits the creature called the Shrike. There are those who worship it. There are those who fear it. And there are those who have vowed to destroy it. In the Valley of the Time Tombs, where huge, brooding structures move backward through time, the Shrike waits for them all.

    Inspired Sci-fi

    I loved this book. It is beautifully written with brilliant characterisation and a really good storyline. The format means that there are six intere..Show More »

    Reviewed on 02 December 2009 by Peter (Beulah, United Kingdom)
  • 2
    The Fall of Hyperion | Dan Simmons

    The Fall of Hyperion

    • UNABRIDGED (21 hrs and 49 mins)
    • By Dan Simmons
    • Narrated By Victor Bevine
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (549)
    Performance
    (433)
    Story
    (434)

    In the stunning continuation of the epic adventure begun in Hyperion, Simmons returns us to a far future resplendent with drama and invention. Onthe world of Hyperion, the mysterious Time Tombs are opening. And the secrets they contain mean that nothing - nothing anywhere in the universe - will ever be the same.

    Great book

    Great book, and well read, but it is a shame that they didn't continue with the full cast recording from Hyperion

    Reviewed on 30 January 2011 by Keith Rogers ()
  • 3
    Endymion | Dan Simmons

    Endymion

    • UNABRIDGED (23 hrs and 21 mins)
    • By Dan Simmons
    • Narrated By Victor Bevine
    Overall
    (299)
    Performance
    (218)
    Story
    (220)

    Here, Simmons returns to this richly imagined world of technological achievement, excitement, wonder and fear. Endymion is a story about love and memory, triumph and terror - an instant candidate for the field's highest honors.

    Great Story Dreary Narration

    It would be better with a different narrator.

    Reviewed on 12 February 2017 by Michael (Ireland)
  • 4
    The Rise of Endymion | Dan Simmons

    The Rise of Endymion

    • UNABRIDGED (29 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By Dan Simmons
    • Narrated By Victor Bevine
    Overall
    (277)
    Performance
    (208)
    Story
    (209)

    In the stunning continuation of the epic adventure begun in Hyperion, Simmons returns us to a far future resplendent with drama and invention. On the world of Hyperion, the mysterious Time Tombs are opening. And the secrets they contain mean that nothing - nothing anywhere in the universe - will ever be the same.

    Absolutely superb conclusion

    This four-book series kept its momentum until the very end and was a pleasure to listen to from start to finish. This is my all-time favourite series..Show More »

    Reviewed on 29 June 2010 by Sara (Llanwrtyd wells, United Kingdom)