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Review: Transcendental by James Gunn

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James Gunn was never in my wheelhouse.  To be honest I’d never heard of him until sometime within the last year.  Which is odd since he is a SFWA Grand Master, and only thirty authors have been given that honor in …

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Review: The Gods Themselves by Isaac Asimov

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“Against stupidity the gods themselves contend in vain.” ~Friedrich Schiller, The Maid of Orleans, 1801 Even the gods cannot fix stupidity.  So contends Isaac Asimov in his Hugo and Nebula award winning science fiction novel The Gods Themselves.  There are …

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Review: Redemption Ark by Alastair Reynolds

Revelation Space Universe

Before delving in to the Revelation Space universe I first suggest perusing the chronology and consider reading the books in order. This is Part 6 in my series of reviews focusing on the Revelation Space future history books by Alastair Reynolds. Redemption Ark by Alastair …

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Review: Galactic North by Alastair Reynolds

Galactic North by Alastair Reynolds

Galactic North represents a collection of novellas and short stories that take place in the Revelation Space universe.   Great Wall of Mars If you are interested in how the Conjoiners came in to being, and the pseudo-philosophy behind their “Transenlightenment” Great Wall …

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Review: Revelation Space by Alastair Reynolds

Nostalgia for Infinity

Before delving in to the Revelation Space universe I first suggest perusing the chronology and consider reading the books in order. This is Part 5 in my series of reviews focusing on the Revelation Space future history books by Alastair Reynolds.   Revelation Space by …

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