Is the _The Algebraist_ better and The Culture? No. Is it less than The Culture? Hell no! Continue reading ‘The Algebraist’ Is The Last Iain M. Banks Book I Will Ever Read
I enjoyed ‘Hyperion’, to a point. I could easily recommend it, and I do recommend it, if you want to read six very good novellas. Continue reading ‘Hyperion’ is a Classic of Science Fiction World Building
There are a lot of positives for viewers who have no strong opinions on Gibson as a writer. Continue reading Amazon Prime’s ‘The Peripheral’ Is A Series For The Uninitiated
_Podkayne of Mars_ is initially an entertaining, if a bit quaint, story that leaves the reader of today ultimately a bit unsatisfied with the outcome. Continue reading ‘Podkayne of Mars’ – Ultimately a Bit Unsatisfying.
In 1985 the world was changing. The Cold War was losing steam, the USSR was becoming more open, and aliens were about to invade Earth. Continue reading Footfall – A Relevant Cold War Invasion