Category: Books

Anathem by Neal Stephenson

Review: Anathem by Neal Stephenson

Anathem In New Orth, an aut by which an incorrigible fraa or suur is ejected from the math and his or her work sequestered (hence the Fluccish word Anathema meaning […]

Deliverance

Review: Deliverance by James Dickey

You aren’t hallucinating.  This is not a science fiction book review.  This is indeed a review of the novel Deliverance.  Yep, THAT Deliverance.  The one with white water canoeing, banjo playin’, […]

Galactic Center Series

Gregory Benford’s Galactic Center Series

I am embarking on another series read for 2015.  Gregory Benford’s Galactic Center Series.  I make no promises that I will finish the series in 2015 considering I’m also reading […]

Review: Halting State by Charles Stross

Halting State by Charles Stross was not the book I was expecting.  As a gamer and MMORPG player the book piqued my interest based on the description.  Instead of getting […]

Review: The Red Wing

I’m not really sure how to approach this review, as I want to provide some form of justification for giving this book such a low score.  As a long time […]

Consider Phelbas by Iain M. Banks

Review: Consider Phlebas by Iain M. Banks

IV. DEATH BY WATER Phlebas the Phoenician, a fortnight dead, Forgot the cry of gulls, and the deep seas swell And the profit and loss.           […]

Culture orbital

Iain M. Banks’ Culture Series Reading Order

With Iain M. Banks’ sudden and untimely death in 2013 I took it upon myself to gather some of his works and at last begin working through his Culture (spoilers at that link) […]

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