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The Quantum Thief by Hannu Rajaniemi
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Feb 12, 2012

it was amazing
bookshelves: sci-fi-geek, read-on-my-kindle
Read from February 12 to 29, 2012 — I own a copy

An absolutely stunning book. I can't believe this is Hannu Rajaniemi's first novel. To be fair, the first 120 pages or so will be pretty bewildering even if you've read some post-Singularity sci-fi before. But when things start to fall into place, you'll be awed at just how *literate* post-singularity sci-fi can be. This book was absolutely brilliant, and I can't wait for Mr. Rajaniemi to finish the next one. :)

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Reading Progress

02/12/2012 page 22
6.65% "Wow... it's like Maurice LeBlanc, Franz Kafka and Charlie Stross had a baby. O_o"
02/19/2012 page 121
36.56% "Finally, a third of the way into the book, I have an idea of what the $%&! is going on. Patience pays off, people."
02/22/2012 page 142
42.9% "What an incredibly beautiful way to render an awkward father-son conversation."

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