HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

The Year When Stardust Fell by Raymond F.…
Loading...

The Year When Stardust Fell

by Raymond F. Jones

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingMentions
254428,870 (4.13)2

None.

None
Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

» See also 2 mentions

Showing 4 of 4
vacation read #6. Interesting old school apocalypse. A comet rains "dust" on earth and disrupts the operation of all machinery. Death and disaster ensue. MC is a high school boy who is a bit of a Mary Sue (or Marty Stu, if you prefer,) who seems to always be the one with the innovative idea, in the right place at the right time, or rallying the troops when it appears all hope is lost.

Still, an interesting early entry in "end of the world as we know it" type sci-fi. ( )
  StaceyHH | Apr 8, 2013 |
Boy's sci fi adventure. Takes me back to my boyhood in the early 60s, but oh, how much we've lost! Or have I just gotten old?
  cstebbins | Apr 3, 2013 |
The plot and story are straightforward; rather than dozens of subplots and characters, there's a handful of characters and a straight forward tale of the post-apocalyptic struggles of a small college town suffering through the end of civilization as they knew it. Still, it's a good story, well told, of the likely outcome of a major disruption to the modern world. ( )
  SiGraybeard | Jul 23, 2011 |
I'm an avid SiFi reader, but I read YWSF in junior high and never forgot it. I remember reading it non-stop until I finished it. What fond memories. ( )
1 vote 4bonasa | Apr 17, 2010 |
Showing 4 of 4
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Dedication
First words
Quotations
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English

None

Book description
Haiku summary

No descriptions found.

No library descriptions found.

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio
4 wanted1 free

Popular covers

Rating

Average: (4.13)
0.5
1
1.5
2
2.5
3 1
3.5
4 1
4.5 1
5 1

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 119,447,587 books! | Top bar: Always visible