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Hugo Awards Voting Adventure Wrap-Up

My weekend got away from me and I didn’t make my final post of how I voted for the remainder of the 2014 Hugo Award categories I hadn’t previously discussed.  I did carve out two hours on Sunday afternoon to … Continue reading

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Audiobook Review: Rendezvous with Rama by Clarke (4 Stars)

Rendezvous with Rama by Arthur C Clarke Read by Peter Ganim 4 out of 5 stars Original novel winner of the following awards: Hugo Award for Best Novel (1974), Nebula Award for Best Novel (1973), Locus Award for Best Novel … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Fall of Hyperion by Simmons (3.5 Stars)

The Fall of Hyperion by Dan Simmons 3.5 out of 5 stars Read in January 2009 Warning: Spoilers I liked this novel better than the first installment, Hyperion, and it probably rates 3.5 stars. After I sleep on it, I … Continue reading

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Book Review: Neuromancer by Gibson (3 Stars)

Neuromancer by William Gibson 3 out of 5 stars Read in December 2008 It was difficult to stay focused on this novel, its story and it’s characters. If I could, I would probably give this 2.5 stars rather than 3 … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Einstein Intersection by Delany (3 Stars)

The Einstein Intersection by Samuel R. Delany 3 out of 5 stars Read in May 2009 Warning: Spoilers This is the strangest science fiction story I have ever read! I spent most of the journey completely confused. Pieces of the … Continue reading

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Book Review: Stranger in a Strange Land by Heinlein (3 Stars)

Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert A. Heinlein 2.5-3 out of 5 stars Read in October 2008 Warning: Spoilers I read this for the GoodReads SciFi and Fantasy book club hear at GoodReads. It’s also the first Heinlein I … Continue reading

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Book Review: A Fire Upon the Deep by Vinge (3 Stars)

A Fire Upon the Deep by Vernor Vinge 3 out of 5 stars Read in January 2009 I read this for the Science Fiction and Fantasy Book Club at GoodReads. It was the science fiction theme (space opera) selection for … Continue reading

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