I just finished reading the order of the phoenix
by J.K. Rowling in 3 days, which should tell you something about how exciting it is. This book fully lives up to the promise of the previous books.
And J.K. Rowling does so much more than just rehash the same concepts and characters. New themes appear … Continue Reading ››
William Gibsons new book held a strange attraction for me, one I find it very difficult to explain.
We all know that Gibson has come a long way since the days of Neuromancer and the two followups, and pattern recognition is the logical conclusion to the direction his latest books have been taking. … Continue Reading ››
Cory Doctorow has written his first novel
. It's a science fiction story, set in the Bitchun society about 100 years from now, where the world has turned disneyesque.
I liked the story, and I loved the neat, far out or just plain weird ideas and concepts. What's most remarkable about the book though, is that … Continue Reading ››