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"Cory Doctorow's Little Brother is a very good book about young people "fighting for their rights". I just wish the young people here in Spain were doi...more "
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Freedom Club by Saul Garnell
Freedom Club
by Saul Garnell (Goodreads Author)
read in February, 2014
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This is a good book. Its full of ideas about the present and relatively near future. Freedom, artificial intelligence and technology are the principal themes and the information technology aspect of the book is well done. The characterizations are so...more
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Pirate Cinema by Cory Doctorow
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Distress by Greg Egan
Distress
by Greg Egan
read in January, 2012
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Greg Egan writes excellent hard science fiction and this book is very good. The breadth of his ideas is breathtaking.
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The Genesis Machine by James P. Hogan
The Genesis Machine
by James P. Hogan
recommended for: Anyone who likes hard sci-fi
read in April, 2011
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I like all the books of James P. Hogan that I've read. His science (or alternative science)-based sci-fi is exactly my favorite kind. I also enjoy his positing of alternative socio-political frameworks.
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Under the Dome by Stephen King
Under the Dome
by Stephen King (Goodreads Author)
read in September, 2010
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Good but too much concentration on the dark side, which I guess is pretty typical of Stephen King.
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The Brooklyn Follies by Paul Auster
The Brooklyn Follies
by Paul Auster
read in August, 2010
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The Selected Works of T.S. Spivet by Reif Larsen
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Shooting an Elephant by George Orwell
Shooting an Elephant
by George Orwell
read in April, 2010
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Jack Marxer is on page 122 of 368 of Shooting an Elephant
Shooting an Elephant
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