Das Weihnachtsgeschenk

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ISBN: 9783257607789
Release Date: 2016-10-21
Number of pages: 80
Author: Ray Bradbury
Publisher: Diogenes Verlag AG

Download and read online Das Weihnachtsgeschenk in PDF and EPUB Weihnachten ist das Fest der Liebe und des Teilens, aber auch das Fest der Vergebung und der Erinnerung an ein Wunder, das heute noch Menschen in aller Welt rührt. Ray Bradbury erzählt davon auf ungewöhnliche Art: Bei ihm gibt es auch ein Fest auf dem Mars, dem Friedhof, im Beichtstuhl und in Dublin.


Halloween

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ISBN: 9783257608069
Release Date: 2017-09-27
Number of pages: 176
Author: Ray Bradbury
Publisher: Diogenes Verlag AG

Download and read online Halloween in PDF and EPUB In seinem Halloween-Klassiker entführt Ray Bradbury den Leser auf eine Reise, die wieder den Ursprung jenes Tages bewußt macht. Acht Jungen machen sich auf: über den Planeten und durch die Jahrhunderte – von den Grabkammern des alten Ägyptens über den Hexenkult im Mittelalter zum Kostümfest in der Gegenwart.


Schneller als das Auge

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ISBN: 9783257608076
Release Date: 2017-09-27
Number of pages: 336
Author: Ray Bradbury
Publisher: Diogenes Verlag AG

Download and read online Schneller als das Auge in PDF and EPUB Geheimnisvolle, magische Geschichten aus dem Reich der Einsamkeit und der Angst, der Unschuld und der Leidenschaft, des Hasses und der Sehnsucht, aus praller Mittagshitze und mondfinstrer Nacht. Zu viel oder zu wenig Liebe als Möglichkeit der Selbsterkenntnis, der Selbstkorrektur oder einer paradoxen Form von Glück.


Der Tod ist ein einsames Gesch ft

Filename: der-tod-ist-ein-einsames-gesch-ft.pdf
ISBN: 9783257608083
Release Date: 2017-09-27
Number of pages: 320
Author: Ray Bradbury
Publisher: Diogenes Verlag AG

Download and read online Der Tod ist ein einsames Gesch ft in PDF and EPUB Venice, Kalifornien, 1949. Das große Vergnügungsviertel wird abgerissen. Der Tod ist überall. Im Kanal wird eine Leiche gefunden, in einer Absteige eine zweite. Am anderen Ende der Stadt ist die alte Dame, die einst Kanarienfutter verkaufte, tot; tot wie die Diva Fannie Florianna. Alle vier könnten eines zufälligen Todes gestorben sein, aber zumindest zwei Leute zweifeln daran...


Ray Bradbury

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ISBN: 9781438131092
Release Date: 2010
Number of pages: 246
Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Infobase Publishing

Download and read online Ray Bradbury in PDF and EPUB Presents a collection of critical essays about the works of Ray Bradbury.


Conversations with Ray Bradbury

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ISBN: 1578066417
Release Date: 2004
Number of pages: 208
Author: Ray Bradbury
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

Download and read online Conversations with Ray Bradbury in PDF and EPUB BIOGRAPHY ¨ LITERARY CRITICISM--> This collection of interviews captures the imagination of the writer widely regarded as "the granddaddy of science fiction." However, Ray Bradbury considers Fahrenheit 451 to be his only science-fiction novel and his others, including The Martian Chronicles, Something Wicked This Way Comes, and The Illustrated Man, to be more fantasy and horror than science fiction. Bradbury, born in 1920, began reading voraciously quite early. He enjoyed the pulp magazine Amazing Stories when it first appeared. He came to maturity just before World War II, when Nazis were firing V-1 and V-2 rockets at Britain, and began writing fiction as the space age was coming to full stride. In addition to having a moon crater named in his honor, he has received science fiction's Nebula Grandmaster Award for his lifetime achievements and in 2000 the National Book Foundation's Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. "The writer's vocabulary need not be extensive," Bradbury says. "He shouldn't throw unusual words at the reader, but I do believe in using the right word. The reader should be given something more than the basic meaning by the use of words that are dynamic and colorful, that provide pictures for the reader." Since 1941, when Super Science Stories bought his first story, Bradbury has written and published hundreds of short stories, as well as novels, essays, dramas, operas, teleplays, poems, and screenplays. His film work in Ireland crafting the screenplay for John Huston's Moby-Dick in 1954 established Bradbury as a fixture in Hollywood. Versions of his works have been shown on all the major networks, and USA Network produced sixty-five of his teleplays for The Ray Bradbury Theater. During his career Bradbury has given more than 300 interviews. The selection included in this volume begins in 1948, spans more than five decades, and charts Bradbury's long creative life. A recent Ph.D. graduate from Florida State University, Steven Aggelis teaches at Tallahassee Community College.


Ray Bradbury

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ISBN: 0313309019
Release Date: 2000-01-01
Number of pages: 133
Author: Robin Anne Reid
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Download and read online Ray Bradbury in PDF and EPUB Presents an introduction to the author's life and works and discusses at length eight of Bradbury's major novels.


Ray Bradbury

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ISBN: 0873387791
Release Date: 2004-01-01
Number of pages: 570
Author: Jonathan R. Eller
Publisher: Kent State University Press

Download and read online Ray Bradbury in PDF and EPUB Details each of Bradbury's writings from initial draft through various editions, providing sample pages showing Bradbury's drafts and revisions and side-by-side sections of novels and short stories that compare the way Bradbury's work appeared in different published sources.


S is for Space

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ISBN: 9783426442869
Release Date: 2017-08-25
Number of pages: 288
Author: Ray Bradbury
Publisher: Knaur eBook

Download and read online S is for Space in PDF and EPUB Der Klassiker erstmals auf Deutsch: Die 16 populärsten Storys von Ray Bradbury, dem "ungekrönten Dichterfürst der Science Fiction". The Times UK Steven Spielberg nennt ihn seine Inspiration, die Washington Post einen Mythenschöpfer, der Guardian vergleicht ihn mit Edgar Allan Poe: Kaum ein Autor hat das literarische und filmische Schaffen im Bereich der Science Fiction derart geprägt wie Ray Bradbury. Seine 1966 erschienene Kurzgeschichten-Sammlung mit 16 von Bradbury selbst ausgewählten Storys liegt nun erstmals auch in deutscher Übersetzung vor und macht einen visionären wie zeitlosen Klassiker der Science-Fiction-Literatur einem breiten Publikum zugänglich. Bradburys Geschichten spielen auf der Erde, im All und auf dem Mars und zeigen das volle Spektrum eines Ausnahmeautors, von Horror bis Humor. "Seine Begabung fürs Geschichtenerzählen hat unsere Kultur neu geformt und unsere Welt erweitert." Barack Obama


Fahrenheit 451

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ISBN: 9781451673319
Release Date: 2012-01-10
Number of pages: 159
Author: Ray Bradbury
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online Fahrenheit 451 in PDF and EPUB A totalitarian regime has ordered all books to be destroyed, but one of the book burners, Guy Montag, suddenly realizes their merit.


Ray Bradbury

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ISBN: 9780595373642
Release Date: 2006
Number of pages: 199
Author: Gene Beley
Publisher: iUniverse

Download and read online Ray Bradbury in PDF and EPUB "The Definitive Ray Bradbury Book" "I volunteered for the Moorpark College newsroom assignment. The speech changed my life just listening to Bradbury speak. I thought he was the greatest orator I had ever heard and thought to myself, "If he can write as well as he can talk, I'll read everything he's written and seek out magazines to sell an article about him." Back then (1968), I had started my freelance writing career and was always looking for new ideas. That first Bradbury speech changed my life and his advice gave me my life's philosophy: 'Follow your loves! Don't listen to anyone else-even your own spouse. However, if you have the love of a good spouse and several good friends, you'll be successful. If you don't yet know what you want to do in life, go out and find your loves and you'll have a happy life.'" You'll find this biography may be more of a self-help book and "the definitive Ray Bradbury" revealed like no other book has yet done. Whether you are a science fiction fan, student, attorney, architect, writer, priest, or just a person trying to find your mission on planet Earth, there is a piece of the jigsaw puzzle to your life awaiting you in this book. If you are going on a trip or simply want something to read for a weekend, this book is designed as a quick, entertaining read for all people. And you need not know anything about science fiction to enjoy reading the study of this genius and American icon. Enjoy! -Gene Beley, author


Ray Bradbury

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ISBN: UOM:39015005076842
Release Date: 1980
Number of pages: 173
Author: Wayne L. Johnson
Publisher: Frederick Ungar

Download and read online Ray Bradbury in PDF and EPUB Analyzing Bradbury's evocative style and language, Johnson also examines a number of recurring themes and their variations in Bradbury's writing - space and time travel, death, Mars, nostalgia, robots, magic, and monsters, among others.


Ray Bradbury Stories

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ISBN: 9780007497690
Release Date: 2012-06-28
Number of pages: 976
Author: Ray Bradbury
Publisher: HarperCollins UK

Download and read online Ray Bradbury Stories in PDF and EPUB A scintillating collection of stories from the master of science fiction.


The Flying Machine

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ISBN: 1583424520
Release Date: 1953
Number of pages: 22
Author: Ray Bradbury
Publisher: Dramatic Publishing

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Something Wicked This Way Comes

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ISBN: 9780575087330
Release Date: 2013-08-29
Number of pages: 272
Author: Ray Bradbury
Publisher: Hachette UK

Download and read online Something Wicked This Way Comes in PDF and EPUB It's the week before Hallowe'en, and Cooger and Dark's Pandemonium Shadow Show has come to Green Town, Illinois. The siren song of the calliope entices all with promises of youth regained and dreams fulfilled ... And as two boys trembling on the brink of manhood set out to explore the mysteries of the dark carnival's smoke, mazes and mirrors, they will also discover the true price of innermost wishes ...