Startide Rising

Author(s): David Brin
Series: Uplift Series No: 2
Imprint: Sci-Fi Audio
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (17.43 hours)
Product Number: Z01583
Released: May 01, 2011
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781461823865
Narrator/s: George Wilson
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When Streaker-the first starship designed and crewed by dolphins-discovers a derelict ancient armada with evidence of the first sentient species ever, she sets off a war between dozens of galactic races eager to use the information for their own advancement. New York Times best-selling author David Brin's novels stretch the imagination while providing action and thrills galore. Packed with exotic aliens and ancient mysteries, Startide Rising delivers breath-taking adventure in the grandest tradition of space opera.


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Startide Rising
Product Number: BX00006097
Product Number:DF010
Product Number:Z01583

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All formats/editions

Author(s): David Brin
Narrator(s): George Wilson
Product Number DF010
Released: Jun 02, 2008
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781436120081
Text - Paperback
Author(s): David Brin
Product Number 15189
Released: Jun 05, 2003
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Bantam Audio
ISBN: #9780553256031

Professional reviews

"Carrying humans' affinity with dolphins to new heights, STARTIDE RISING tells the adventure of a starship crewed by dolphins. George Wilson is undaunted by dolphin-speak and its variations in dialect, syntax, and tone as they reflect the speaker's emotional state. He also masters the many place and people names. He is just as adept with the speech patterns, inflections, and vocabulary of the various alien races that are interfering with the dolphins' hope of getting home safely and quickly. As the plot thickens and the relationships between the characters become more complex, Wilson's narration is a calm and steady beacon. J.E.M. (c) AudioFile 2004, Portland, Maine"