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Philip rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Race Against Time by Piers Anthony
Race Against Time
by Piers Anthony
read in January, 2008
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Great book. I couldn't put it down. The ending was slightly anti-climatic, but it was good nonetheless. Highly recommend it.
Philip rated a book 5 of 5 stars
The Complete Stories, Vol 1 by Isaac Asimov
The Complete Stories, Vol 1
by Isaac Asimov
read in March, 2008
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This is a compilation of Asimov's short stories written in the 1950's. This is a great read, and most of the stories can be read in 20 minutes or less.
Philip rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Realty Check by Piers Anthony
Realty Check
by Piers Anthony
read in April, 2008
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This was a great read. I couldn't put the book down. Very interesting idea. I want this house!
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The Forever War by Joe Haldeman
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This is a great book. It details the life of a soldier who is forced to fight for hundreds of years in a war (only five years subjective time). Once I really got into this, I couldn't put the book down.
Philip rated a book 4 of 5 stars
The Ring by Piers Anthony
The Ring
by Piers Anthony
read in May, 2008
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I love reading books written in the past, about the future. It's fascinating to see the authors ideas of what we will have in the future, based on what is available in his present.

This book is a very good read. The story moves along very nicely. Ther...more
Philip rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Killobyte by Piers Anthony
Killobyte
by Piers Anthony
read in January, 2008
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This is an excellent read. I couldn't put it down. About a virtual reality MMPORG where two players get locked into the game. Excellent!
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Don't Make Me Think by Steve Krug
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This is the best book I've read on how to design your website - for your users. Most books talk about how to get better search engine results. While that is important, designing for your users is much more important. This book should sit on every web...more
Philip rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Old Man's War by John Scalzi
Old Man's War (Old Man's War, #1)
by John Scalzi (Goodreads Author)
read in May, 2008
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This was a really great read. A very modern SciFi book. This book really hooked me after the first few chapters. I really liked the modern ideas, such as the BrainPal (I want one!).
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The Ghost Brigades by John Scalzi
The Ghost Brigades (Old Man's War, #2)
by John Scalzi (Goodreads Author)
read in June, 2008
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Once again, John Scalzi delivers. This book was almost as great as the first - Old Man's War. He has a way of really pulling you into the story. I love the universe he has created, and the very modern feel of everything (I still want a BrainPal!). I...more
Philip rated a book 4 of 5 stars
The Android's Dream by John Scalzi
The Android's Dream
by John Scalzi (Goodreads Author)
read in June, 2008
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This is yet another great read by John Scalzi. I always love his writing style and his modern look at the future. No BrainPal's in this book, but it's still a fun read. I couldn't put the book down!
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