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The Egg and Other Stories

Written by: Andy Weir
Length: 1 hr and 17 mins
4.4 out of 5 stars (69 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

Collected for the first time anywhere, the nine tales in The Egg and Other Stories highlight Andy Weir's trademark wit and unexpected twists. For the few who have yet to experience The Martian, it's a perfect appetizer. For passionate Weir fans, it's a delicious dessert.

Stories included in this audio-exclusive collection are:

  • "Access"
  • "Antihypoxiant"
  • "Annie's Day"
  • "The Real Deal"
  • "Bored World"
  • "The Midtown Butcher"
  • "Meeting Sarah"
  • "The Chef"
  • "The Egg"

©2017 Andy Weir (P)2017 Audible, Inc.

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Good selection of short stories

Interesting and entertaining from an imaginative author. Becoming a Andy Weir fan. Do listen and enjoy.

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A Nice set of Short Stories

Good stories and narration. Minor bugs in narration audio at one or two points. Highly recommended overall.

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Loved every story

I loved every story. None of them were groundbreaking, but it was very entertaining and I enjoyed every minute.

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great short stories.

Exceptionally good. The chef was my favorite although they are all great. I hope he writes more!

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One mind f#$k after another. in a good way.

reminiscent of some Philip k dick short stories, and worth a a re-listen. you get more out of it the second time

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let down

I guess I was expecting the same amazing author as The Martian... I was disappointed.

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  • James House
  • 2018-08-24

brilliant

Andy Weir is absolutely brilliant I am profoundly shocked by his intellect and storytelling capabilities!

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  • Jason
  • 2017-12-06

Excellent short stories

The performances are something you can't really describe. The writing and performance continue to be great, as they were with Artemis. I found myself listening to chapters again it was so engrossing.

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  • 2017-07-20

Awesome! Great Twists!

Loved it! my favorite was Antihypoxiant! Wow the twists and the tie ins to other stuff! Great stories!

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  • Anonymous User
  • 2020-09-13

Twisty storries

I liked the short novelles. All a bit different, all a bit same, they make you think, they make you feel. Sad that it is short

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  • Rissa
  • 2020-08-03

Good book

This was easy, fun and interesting to listen to! I love Andy weir and I was really excited to listen to his short stories! Well worth it.

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  • Omar Naseem Meer
  • 2019-12-17

Fun short story collection

Very interesting collection of short stories with lots of unexpected twists. You won't be disappointed. I only wish there were more stories in the collection, or hope there is another collection in the future.

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  • 2019-11-11

Extremely clever

So many surprises. Loved it. Some of the story endings were not unexpected. Still recommend it

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  • Dentonixx
  • 2019-09-09

Masterpiece

All the stories are deep, well written, often witty and intense. The quality of the narration is spot on, the characters are lively and immersive. Worth every cent. Looking forward to relistening this gem.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 2017-09-18

Nice Break !

Interesting stories, makes you think. Nice change from full length books during commute. If you like stories with a twist, you can't go wrong with this collection...just don't use a credit...trade a day of "cuppa Joe" $ for this and save your credit for the long ones !

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  • Maximus
  • 2017-07-15

so much fun that it went by too fast

Andy writes beautifully. I concentrated, I laughed, I got scared, and i got thoughtful. this collection of short stories was a rollercoaster ride! Thanks Andy!

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