Science Fiction

Ready Player One

Ready Player One

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Genre: Science Fiction

You know, the Eighties was the decade we almost got right. Hairstyles made sense, movies didn’t, people actually sang on records, KFC was still fried and TV seasons went the full 22 episodes. If it wasn’t for acid-washed stretch jeans, New Coke and the rise of the yuppie, the Eighties would have been perfect. Ready Player One is Ernest Cline’s attempt to right these wrongs.

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Dark Space: Book 1 of the Sentients of Orion

Dark Space: Book 1 of the Sentients of Orion

An examination of God. A look at what makes us human. A young girl’s strange, erotic journey from Milan to Minsk (well, maybe not that last one). Welcome to Dark Space, by Marianne de Pierres.

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www: wake

www: wake

Robert J. Sawyer’s science fiction mystery www: wake is an intriguing take on the age-old question “what if something is ‘out there’?”. Yet instead of writing ‘just another alien from outer space’ story, Sawyer sets much of his book amongst the data packets and FTP protocols of the world wide web, a choice which servers (get it?) his story well.

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Galey's Books: Ruminations on books and reading
Marianne de Pierres: Australian science fiction author
Ian Irvine: 'The truth about publishing'
streetwraith.net: Discussions of self-published books