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A Sound of Thunder and Other Stories

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A Sound of Thunder and Other Stories

By Ray Bradbury

Harper Perennial, Paperback, 9780060785697, 338pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2005

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With his disarmingly simple style and complex imagination, Ray Bradbury has seized the minds of American readers for decades.This collection showcases thirty-two of Bradbury's most famous tales in which he lays bare the depths of the human soul. The thrilling title story, A Sound of Thunder, tells of a hunter sent on safari -- sixty million years in the past. But all it takes is one wrong step in the prehistoric jungle to stamp out the life of a delicate and harmless butterfly -- and possibly something else much closer to home ...



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