Book Review: Cassini Division

Published in 2000 by Tor (like half of the other books on this list), The Cassini Division is the third book in the “Fall Revolution” series by Ken MacLeod. Strangely, there isn’t much on the internet about this book – even other novels within the series don’t have wiki pages. The novel was a finalist for the […]

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Book Review: Dying of the Light

Ol’ George R.R., it has been awhile. I binge read all of A Song of Ice and Fire books right before Dance with Dragons came out years ago. I think with Game of Thrones mania hitting an all time high, I’ve avoided Mr. Martin in turn. But Dying of the Light is something distinctly different than his later novels. Published in […]

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Book Review: Distraction

I finished this book months ago, and enjoyed it so little that I procrastinated writing my review. Distraction is a 1998 dystopian novel written in the not-so-distant future about an American society embroiled in an identity crisis and facing a highly divided and stratified population. Written by Bruce Sterling, it won the Arthur C. Clarke award, and […]

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Book Review: The Forever War

Having finished this over a week ago, I apparently will take my time in reviewing. In the end, the novel was entertaining. I can’t say that it covered new territory for me, or was particularly inspiring or educational – but it was certainly an enjoyable read. I’d easily recommend it for anyone who enjoys war […]

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Book Update: The Forever War

[Pages Read: 80] After having a date say it was their favorite book, The Forever War had to move off my to-read shelf. Originally published in 1974, Joe Haldeman’s intergalactic alien war novel won both the Hugo and Nebula. Thus far it’s exactly as expected – a true war novel, just set in space. A lot of […]

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