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Review: Chasm City by Alastair Reynolds

Before delving in to the Revelation Space universe I first suggest perusing the chronology and consider reading the books in order. This is Part 4 in my series of reviews focusing on the Revelation Space future history books by Alastair Reynolds. Chasm City by Alastair …

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Review: Zodiac by Neal Stephenson

Zodiac by Neal Stephenson

Neal Stephenson is one of my favorite authors. But unfortunately Zodiac is not one of my favorite books. Neal Stephenson Zodiac is named after the rigid inflatable boat that is popular with environmentalists and some military organizations.  They are light, …

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Retro Review: Nova by Samuel R. Delany

Nova by Samuel R. Delany

Nova was published in 1968 before Samuel R. Delany entered his more experimental writing phase, beginning chiefly with the monstrous Dhalgren.  It’s a tale that can be consumed and interpreted in several ways.  As a mythological quest that parallels the …

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Review: Diamond Dogs, Turquoise Days

Before delving in to the Revelation Space universe I first suggest perusing the chronology and consider reading the books in order. This is Part 3 in my series of reviews focusing on the Revelation Space future history books by Alastair Reynolds. Diamond Dogs, Turquoise Days …

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Review: Dragondoom by Dennis L. McKiernan

Dragondoom by Dennis L. McKiernan may just be the best fantasy novel you’ve never read. Over the years Dennis L. McKiernan has been accused of borrowing, if not stealing, the settings, themes and many elements of Tolkien‘s The Lord of …

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