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3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 3.00 (42,018 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Carl Sagan Narrator: Laurel Lefkow Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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The future is here...in an adventure of cosmic dimension.


In December, 1999, a multinational team journeys out to the stars, to the most awesome encounter in human history. Who -- or what -- is out there? In Cosmos, Carl Sagan explained the universe. In Contact, he predicts its future -- and our own.

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Quotes & Awards

  • “Brillant…A first-class adventure.” 

    Sacramento Bee

  • “Provocative and often very funny.” 

    Detroit Free Press

  • “[Sagan’s] informed and dramatically enacted speculations into the mysteries of the universe, taken to the point where science and religion touch, make his story an exciting intellectual adventure and science fiction of a high order.” 

    Publishers Weekly

  • “The audiobook detours into romance, religion, philosophy, and mathematics and will most likely please readers with an appetite for fantasy with substance.” 


  • New York Times Bestseller

Listener Opinions

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Rachel | 2/17/2014

    " Favorite book so far. I've Always thought nature could be "god"... And nature is science... And further, mathematics.. So naturally this book is tops on my list. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Tom Hunter | 2/8/2014

    " An excellent novel. A great achievement. Satisfying. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Amy | 1/29/2014

    " Even better than I remembered it. This was not technically a re-read since the first time my dad read it to me out loud (when I was much younger), but in a manner of speaking it was. Anyway, I think I appreciated it a lot more now that I'm older. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Donna Hamm | 1/29/2014

    " I loved this book when I read back when the movie came out. I have to pick it up again soon! "

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