I have to say I have read several of his books and enjoyed them thoroughly (a few I will mention in a minute). So I wanted to honor his work and his impact on the reading and writing world. Funny thing is I learned after reading an article that he never embraced technology despite his futuristic worlds. He even considered the "internet a scam." (Can't agree with him there, but we all have our vices, right?) (And considering this is the author of Fahrenheit 451, are we really that surprised about that?)
Anyways...here's a few of my favorite books by this amazing writer -
So thank you Ray Bradbury for everything you have done for the literary world. You will be greatly missed.
If you are a fan, what is some of your favorite Ray Bradbury books? If you are a writer reading this, did he ever inspire one of your stories?
I am so sad to say that Ray Bradbury has passed. He lived from 1921 - 2012 and died at the age of 91 in his home in California.
Something Wicked This Way Comes
And not to mention...the writer of the novel The Halloween Tree (never read the book, but I loved the movie, so here's a clip of that) --