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 · 29,795 ratings · 1,822 reviews · 344 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Runaway Robot

3.99 avg rating — 400 ratings — published 1965 — 11 editions
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Once Upon a Time

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3.91 avg rating — 226 ratings — published 1991 — 5 editions
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Tunnel Through Time

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3.57 avg rating — 235 ratings — published 1966 — 5 editions
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Nerves

3.29 avg rating — 238 ratings — published 1956 — 21 editions
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Badge of Infamy

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3.54 avg rating — 203 ratings — published 1957 — 42 editions
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Tales of Soaring Science Fa...

3.26 avg rating — 124 ratings — published 1948 — 3 editions
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Day of the Giants

3.95 avg rating — 117 ratings — published 1958 — 6 editions
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Outpost of Jupiter

3.37 avg rating — 101 ratings — published 1963 — 2 editions
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The Fifth Golden Age of Sci...

3.89 avg rating — 79 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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Dead Ringer

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3.32 avg rating — 111 ratings — published 2010 — 15 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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