I read every book and short story of his I could get my hands on growing up, and the dogeared books still grace my bookshelves.
We read “All Summer in a Day” in my eighth grade English class and that story almost made me weep. His work explored every aspect of the human condition, a feat made more impressive by his output.
Here’s an interview with Bradbury, where he discusses his work. It’s a half-hour long, but time well spent with one of the most influential figures in speculative fiction.