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Apr 19, 2011 Laura rated it really liked it
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I really enjoyed this book. The main character will stay with me for some time. There are lots of references to 70s science fiction, most of which went by me. This would have added to the reading experience, but this is a solid 4 for me, and maybe 4.5 as I think about it afterward. The main thing that strikes me about this one is that, even though it has fantasy aspects, this book and the people inside it seem very real and ring true.
Aug 30, 2012 Dusty rated it really liked it
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Excellent, unique fantasy novel and winner of the 2012 Hugo and Nebula Awards for Best Novel. This is the first novel by Jo Walton that I've read after reading some of her articles on She always seems to have an interesting insight into SF/Fantasy that jives with the things that I love about the genre. You can also tell that she's had a life-long love for SF/Fantasy and that feeling comes through in Among Others.

The story takes place in the form of a diary by a teenage girl who loves,
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Aug 21, 2011 Beth Knight rated it really liked it
If it hadn't been for my friend Laura I never would have read this book because it's classified as science fiction, and I despise SF! I think every person who loves books and reading should read this book.
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