Lester del Rey


Born
in Clydesdale, Minnesota, The United States
June 02, 1915

Died
May 10, 1993

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Lester del Rey was an American science fiction author and editor. Del Rey is especially famous for his juvenile novels such as those which are part of the Winston Science Fiction series, and for Del Rey Books, the fantasy and science fiction branch of Ballantine Books edited by Lester del Rey and his fourth wife Judy-Lynn del Rey.

aka Philip St. John
aka Eric van Lihn
aka Erik van Lhin
aka Kenneth Wright
aka Edson McCann (with Frederik Pohl)

Average rating: 4.05 · 31,515 ratings · 2,035 reviews · 376 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Runaway Robot

3.99 avg rating — 429 ratings — published 1965 — 11 editions
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Tunnel Through Time

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3.56 avg rating — 253 ratings — published 1966 — 5 editions
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Once Upon a Time: A Treasur...

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3.91 avg rating — 230 ratings — published 1991 — 5 editions
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Nerves

3.35 avg rating — 256 ratings — published 1956 — 21 editions
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Badge of Infamy

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3.56 avg rating — 222 ratings — published 1957 — 44 editions
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Day of the Giants

3.96 avg rating — 122 ratings — published 1958 — 6 editions
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Tales of Soaring Science Fa...

3.30 avg rating — 125 ratings — published 1948 — 3 editions
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The Fifth Golden Age of Sci...

3.92 avg rating — 93 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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The Sky Is Falling

3.33 avg rating — 173 ratings — published 1954 — 34 editions
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Dead Ringer

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3.35 avg rating — 124 ratings — published 2010 — 16 editions
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“Priests are worse than thieves. They expect you to feel uplifted while they rob you.”
Lester del Rey, The Fantasy MEGAPACK ®

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