Wednesday, February 03, 2016

Classic Progress

Last year in this post I commented on some of the so-called classic SF books I've managed to read over the past couple of years. I've got through several more in the past few months:

Helliconia Spring - Brin Aldiss - Excellent, but not quite as ground-breaking as perhaps it was at the time

A Fire Upon the Deep - Vernor Vinge - Brilliant. It was like reading 2 fantastic novels simultaneously.

Slaughterhouse 5 - Kurt Vonnegut -  Original and quirky, but I was left underwhelmed

The Windup Girl - Paulo Bacigalupi - Brilliant.

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