- Author David Brin
- Narrator Kevin Kenerly
- Publisher Blackstone Publishing
- Run Time 9 hours and 55 minutes
- Format Audio
- Genre Adventure fiction, Science fiction, Science fiction: apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic, War, combat and military adventure fiction.
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What to expect
He was a survivor—a wanderer who traded tales for food and shelter in the dark and savage aftermath of a devastating war.
Fate touches him one chill winter’s day when he borrows the jacket of a long-dead postal worker to protect himself from the cold. The old, worn uniform still has power as a symbol of hope, and with it he begins to weave his greatest tale, of a nation on the road to recovery.
This is the story of a lie that became the most powerful kind of truth. A timeless novel as urgently compelling as War Day or Alas, Babylon, David Brin’s The Postman is the dramatically moving saga of a man who rekindled the spirit of America through the power of a dream, from a modern master of science fiction.
“A moving experience…a powerful cautionary tale.”Whitley Strieber, New York Times bestselling author
“The Postman will keep you engrossed until you’ve finished the last page.”Chicago Tribune