Download 33 Great Sci-Fi Stories by Philip K. Dick as Free Audio Books & Free eBooks

second variety

Although he died when he was only 53 years old, Philip K. Dick (1928 – 1982) published 44 novels and 121 short stories during his lifetime and solidified his position as the most literary of science fiction writers. His novel Ubik appears on TIME magazine’s list of the 100 best English-language novels, and Dick is the only science fiction writer to get honored in the prestigious Library of America series, a kind of pantheon of American literature.

If you’re not intimately familiar with his novels, then you assuredly know major films based on Dick’s work – Blade RunnerTotal Recall, A Scanner Darkly and Minority Report. Today, we bring you another way to get acquainted with his writing. We’re presenting a selection of Dick’s stories available for free on the web. Below we have culled together 14 short stories from our collection of Free eBooks and Free Audio Books. They’re all, it appears, in the public domain.

NOTE:  The recent update to this page was assisted by this helpful resource at SFF Audio, which has researched the public domain status of many PKD stories and amassed a handy list.

eTexts (find download instructions here)

Audio

Related Content:

Free: Isaac Asimov’s Epic Foundation Trilogy Dramatized in Classic Audio

Neil Gaiman’s Free Short Stories and New Year’s Wishes

Ray Bradbury Offers 12 Essential Writing Tips and Explains Why Literature Saves Civilization



Make knowledge free & open. Share our posts with friends on Facebook, Twitter and other social media platforms:
Share on TwitterShare via emailShare on LinkedInShare on TumblrSubmit to StumbleUponDigg ThisSubmit to reddit

by | Permalink | Comments (3) |

Choose a comment platform

Comments (3)
You can skip to the end and leave a response. Pinging is currently not allowed.
  1. Neil Jones says . . . | March 12, 2013 / 7:39 pm

    You can also find an audio dramatization of PKD’s “Beyond Lies the Wub” at radioprojectx.com. Enjoy!

  2. David Keller says . . . | March 16, 2013 / 1:48 am

    You can add “Adjustment Team” to the list of Philip K. Dick stories in the public domain in the United States that are available on the web.
    http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Adjustment_Team

  3. JD says . . . | July 28, 2013 / 2:24 pm
Add a comment

Loading Facebook Comments ...
<-- itunes affiliate-->
Quantcast