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Fahrenheit 451

Fahrenheit 451

by Ray Bradbury

You don’t have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.

Ray Bradbury selling newspapers on the corner of Olympic and Norton, Los Angeles, c. 1938.

The official website on Bradbury, maintained by HarperCollins publishers.

Space Age City
This is a privately maintained website with considerable information on Bradbury and his writing career.

Printed Resources

Aggelis, Steven, ed. Conversations with Ray Bradbury. Jackson, MS: University of Mississippi, 2004.

Bloom, Harold, ed. Ray Bradbury. Philadelphia: Chelsea House Publishers, 2001.

de Koster, Katie, ed. Readings on Fahrenheit 451. San Diego: Greenhaven Press, 2000.

Eller, Jonathan. Becoming Ray Bradbury. Urbana, IL: The University of Illinois Press, 2011.

Eller, Jonathan. Ray Bradbury: The Life of Fiction. Kent, Ohio: Kent State University Press, 2004.

Mengeling, Marvin. Red Planet, Flaming Phoenix, Green Town: Some Early Bradbury Revisited. Bloomington: 1st Books Library, 2002.

Reid, Robin Anne. Ray Bradbury: A Critical Companion. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2000.

Weist, Jerry. Bradbury: An Illustrated Life; A Journey to Far Metaphor. New York: William Morrow, 2002.

Weller, Sam. The Bradbury Chronicles: The Life of Ray Bradbury. New York: William Morrow, 2005.

Weller, Sam. Listen to the Echoes: The Ray Bradbury Interviews. Brooklyn, NY: Melville House, 2010.

Weller, Sam and Mort Castle, ed. Shadow Show: All-New Stories in Celebration of Ray Bradbury. New York: William Morrow, 2012.

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