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The Gathering

By: David Gerrold
Narrated by: Daniel Penz
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Publisher's Summary

A rare opportunity to eavesdrop on a gathering of the smartest men and women on the planet as they discuss ways to prevent or prepare for an inevitable future. By the award-winning author of The War Against the Chtorr....

©2015 DG Media (P)2021 DG Media

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The Gathering

This short story was interesting. I was captivated by the story (even though it felt like a beginning to a story not a complete story) the performances by all the narrators were excellent and I’d love to hear them in other novels. Overall, it was a great short story. Even with saying all that, I still would not of used a credit for this only because the length of the story. But, if there was more to it, I definitely would have used a credit for it.

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A meeting I would not be invited to

There is a meeting of the richest and smartest people on earth. They discussed how yo help the world. Most of it is stuff we all know and think about. I will say it was short. The narrator was great. No annoying voices.

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very good

Loved it !! this story. the narrator is so fantastic it's like your really there!! good overall

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  • 08-22-22

"What's in it for me?"

With it's ever growing population, how can the world become sustainable? This was the discussion between a few of the wealthiest and smartest people. A short look at the politics of us all. Cleverly illustrating the real problem and beautifully read by silken voiced David Penz. Brief, insightful if predictable, and very depressing.
Should be compulsory reading for every schoolchild as well as every adult every year.

Made available by the rights holder at my request via Free Audiobook Codes. Thank you.

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  • Ostfeld
  • 08-17-22

Greed, Greed and more greed.

Author David Gerrold have written my thoughts exactly !
Greed and way to much human growth will be our undoing.
I’ve been saying it for years now and the author just confirmed it all !

Beautiful story if not a prophecy all together, it’s just to bad that it’s so short.

Oded Ostfeld.