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Ray Bradbury

Ray Bradbury (1920–2012) was America's foremost writer of science fiction and fantasy. Among his most popular adult books were Fahrenheit 451The Martian ChroniclesThe Illustrated ManDandelion Wine, and Death Is a Lonely Business. In addition, he wrote several books for children, including Switch on the Night. In recognition of his stature in the world of literature, Bradbury was awarded the National Book Foundation's 2000 Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters and the National Medal of Arts in 2004.

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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
Written by L. Frank Baum, Introduction by Ray Bradbury
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | December 2003
$15.00/20.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-7011-1 (0-8129-7011-X)

L. Frank Baum’s timeless classic The Wonderful Wizard of Oz was the first uniquely American fairy tale. A combination of enchanting fantasy and piercing social commentary, this remarkable story has entertained and beguiled readers of all ages since it was first published in 1900. Ray Bradbury writes in his Introduction, “Both... Read more

Perchance to Dream
Written by Charles Beaumont, Afterword by William Shatner, Foreword by Ray Bradbury
Penguin Classics | Trade Paperback | October 2015
$16.00/21.00(Canada) | 978-0-14-310765-1 (0-14-310765-8)

The profoundly original and wildly entertaining short stories of a legendary Twilight Zone writer, with a foreword by Ray Bradbury and an afterword by William Shatner
It is only natural that Charles Beaumont would make a name for himself crafting scripts for The Twilight Zone—for his was an imagination so limitless it must... Read more

Bradbury Classic Stories 1
Written by Ray Bradbury
Spectra | Paperback | April 1990
$7.99/11.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-28637-3 (0-553-28637-4)

A spaceship captain determined to gather a cupful of the sun. . .a nubile young witch who yearns to taste human love. . .an expedition that hunts dinosaurs across the fragile and dangerous chasm of time. . . These strange and wonderful tales of beauty and terror will transport you from... Read more

Dandelion Wine
Written by Ray Bradbury
Spectra | Paperback | March 1985
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-27753-1 (0-553-27753-7)

The summer of '28 was a vintage season for a growing boy. A summer of green apple trees, mowed lawns, and new sneakers. Of half-burnt firecrackers, of gathering dandelions, of Grandma's belly-busting dinner. It was a summer of sorrows and marvels and gold-fuzzed bees. A magical, timeless summer in the life... Read more

Fahrenheit 451 (Spanish Edition)
Written by Ray Bradbury
Vintage Espanol | Trade Paperback | January 2010
$15.00/18.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-47531-2 (0-307-47531-X)

La historia de un sombrío y aterrador futuro
Guy Montag pertenece a una extraña brigada de bomberos. Su misión, paradójicamente, no es la de sofocar incendios sino la de provocarlos para quemar libros. Ha sido bombero durante más de 10 años, y siempre le gustó su trabajó. Nunca cuestionó nada —ni... Read more

The Halloween Tree
Written by Ray Bradbury, Illustrated by Gris Grimly
Knopf Books for Young Readers | Hardcover | August 2015
$18.99/21.99(Canada) | 978-0-553-51270-0 (0-553-51270-6)

In The Halloween Tree, master of fantasy Ray Bradbury takes readers on a riveting trip though space and time to discover the true origins of Halloween.

Originally published in 1972, this striking new hardcover edition features dramatic illustrations throughout by Gris Grimly, giving a new generation of readers a chance to discover... Read more

The Halloween Tree
Written by Ray Bradbury, Illustrated by Joseph Mugnaini
Knopf Books for Young Readers | Hardcover | August 2007
$15.99/20.99(Canada) | 978-0-394-82409-3 (0-394-82409-1)

ON HALLOWEEN NIGHT, eight trick-or-treaters gather at the haunted house by the edge of town, ready for adventure. But when Something whisks their friend Pip away, only one man, the sinister Carapace Clavicle Moundshroud, can help the boys find him. "If you want to know what Halloween is, or if you... Read more

The October Country
Written by Ray Bradbury
Del Rey | Trade Paperback | September 1996
$16.00/21.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-40785-6 (0-345-40785-7)

THE OCTOBER COUNTRY is Ray Bradbury's own netherworld of the soul, inhabited by the horrors and demons that lurk within all of us. This classic collection of short stories includes:
THE EMISSARY: The faithful dog was the sick boy's only connection with the world outside--and beyond. . .

The October Country
Written by Ray Bradbury
Del Rey | Paperback | April 1985
$7.99/9.99(Canada) | 978-0-345-32448-1 (0-345-32448-X)

Haunting, harrowing, and downright horrifying, this classic collection from the modern master of the fantastic features:
THE SMALL ASSASSIN: a fine, healthy baby boy was the new mother's dream come true -- or her nightmare . . .
THE EMISSARY: the faithful dog was the sick boy's only connectioin with the world... Read more

The Stories of Ray Bradbury
Written by Ray Bradbury, Introduction by Christopher Buckley
Everyman's Library | Hardcover | April 2010
$35.00/47.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-26905-8 (0-307-26905-1)

One hundred of Ray Bradbury’s remarkable stories which have, together with his classic novels, earned him an immense international audience and his place among the most imaginative and enduring writers of our time.

Here are the Martian stories, tales that vividly animate the red planet, with its brittle cities and double-mooned sky... Read more

Switch on the Night
Written by Ray Bradbury, Illustrated by Leo Dillon and Diane Dillon, Ph.D.
Dragonfly Books | Trade Paperback | September 2004
$7.99/10.50(Canada) | 978-0-553-11244-3 (0-553-11244-9)

A LONELY LITTLE boy who is scared of the dark sits in his room alone, with only light for company, until a little girl named Dark appears and shows him that light switches don’t just switch off the light—they switch on the night. And to switch on the night is to... Read more

The Vintage Bradbury
Written by Ray Bradbury
Vintage | Trade Paperback | July 1990
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-679-72946-4 (0-679-72946-1)

The author of Fahrenehit 451 and The Martian Chronicles, offers a personal selection of his best stories, featuring “Dandelion Wine,” “The Illustrated Man,” "The Veldt," “The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit,” and twenty other classics.

American cousin to Borges and Garcia Marquez, Ray Bradbury is a writer whose vision of the world...

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A Princess of Mars
Written by Edgar Rice Burroughs, Illustrated by Frank E. Schoonover, Introduction by Ray Bradbury
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | June 2003
$12.00/14.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-6851-4 (0-8129-6851-4)

Virginia gentleman John Carter, unexpectedly transported to the perilous red planet, Mars, finds himself captured by the loveless Green Men of Thark. As Carter struggles to win his freedom—and the affections of fellow captive Dejah Thoris, princess of the rival clan of Helium—the fate of the entire planet hangs in the... Read more