Greg Bear





Greg Bear


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in San Diego, California, The United States
August 20, 1951

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Greg Bear is one of the world's leading hard SF authors. He sold his first short story, at the age of fifteen, to Robert Lowndes's Famous Science Fiction.

A full-time writer, he lives in Washington State with his family. He is married to Astrid Anderson Bear. He is the son-in-law of Poul Anderson. They are the parents of two children, Erik and Alexandra.

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“Once, poets were magicians. Poets were strong, stronger than warriors or kings — stronger than old hapless gods. And they will be strong once again.”
Greg Bear

“Conservatism is not about tradition and morality, hasn't been for many decades... It is about the putative biological and spiritual superiority of the wealthy.”
Greg Bear

“Welcome to the truth of our world-a massive seed shot out to the stars, filled with deadly children. A seed designed to slay everything it touches.”
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Hard SF Recommendation #5

Eon (The Way, #1) by Greg Bear

Eon by Greg Bear

First published in 1984, my GR friends give it 3-4 stars.

Yes, Want to Read it
 
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Maybe, Can't Remember, Re-Read Might be Good
 
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