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Gridrunner (A Star*Drive (Star Drive)

3.35 of 5 stars 3.35  ·  rating details  ·  20 ratings  ·  3 reviews
Based on the exciting science fiction roleplaying game A black market courier journeys to the Verge where she must enter the virtual world of the mysterious Grid to hand-deliver a pair of data crystals to a contact known only as The Fool.

When the exchange goes sour, she is forced into an unwilling alliance with an undercover agent in a desperate conflict between a crime sy
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Mass Market Paperback, 320 pages
Published September 1st 2000 by Wizards of the Coast
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Andy
Dec 12, 2007 Andy rated it 1 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Sci-Fi book fans
Shelves: sci-fi
The character development is a bit wierd so far. The flashbacks are kind of annoying, but that is only because I find the story so interesting. This girl seems like a psychopath, she is almost crazy about her brother.

It wont take me long to finish though since it's only 300 pages and the words are a bit larger.

edit: couldn't finish this one. It sort of lost me half way through and I am just not interested in finishing it. The first half was excellent but the second half didn't live up to my expe
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Jeremy
Gridrunner is a gritty and fairly awesome cyberpunk novel that I've read several times. It was one of the first books I read simply for the joy of it, and I've had a soft spot for it ever since. Though it won't be breaking any best-seller records, it's got quality writing and some savvy (if somewhat dated) sci-fi technology that reminds me of the work from Michael Crichton.

The characters and plot are interesting if a tad cliche, but anyone who enjoys the gritty, cyberpunk setting should give thi
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Jimmy Pedersen
Boy meets girl, girl meets boy, all in cyberspace and PUFF love story is going on....that is nearly the best I can say about this book. It was too "flat" and unbelieving for my taste, although the plot is fairly standard okay....definitely not better than that.
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Thomas M. Reid grew up in Dallas, Texas as an enthusiastic Dungeons & Dragons player. He performed at Switzerland's Montreux Jazz Festival with his high school jazz band. After obtaining a degree in history at the University of Texas in 1989, he moved to Wisconsin and began working for TSR, Inc., a Dungeons & Dragons publisher, then moved on to be an editor for Dragon, a Dungeons & Dra ...more
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