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A Deepness in the Sky by Vernor Vinge
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Mar 19, 09

bookshelves: science-fiction
Read in March, 2009

Too bad Vernor Vinge didn't write this book before A Fire Upon the Deep. It would have been a good introduction.

Good character development, good action. Well-developed history. Alien cultures and aliens strange enough to require a bit of imagination.

Such a rich cast that it needed a list of characters, though to be helpful it would have had to give things away.
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message 1: by Jon (new) - added it

Jon From the library? I have this one at home as well (bought at the same time as A Fire Upon The Deep.

message 2: by Ron (new) - rated it 4 stars

Ron I haven't checked the library. I enjoyed Fire to give this a try.

If they don't have it, I'll be happy to borrow yours. ;-)

message 3: by Ron (new) - rated it 4 stars

Ron Jon, I got this--both of them--from you. ;-)

message 4: by Jon (new) - added it

Jon Yeah, I know. :P

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