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Walking to Babylon

(Bernice Summerfield-Virgin New Adventures #10)

3.82  ·  Rating details ·  51 ratings  ·  2 reviews
"I'm scared of letting all these people down. Like the whole human race. At least if I get blown up as well, they can say I died heroically. Assuming I ever existed at all."

When Bernice Summerfield visits the People — an incredibly advanced civilisation living in a Dyson Sphere — she discovers that even in utopia, they still have their problems.

An illegal time travel
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Paperback, 272 pages
Published March 28th 1998 by Virgin Publishing
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Tony
Mar 29, 2015 rated it liked it
Easy quick read. Quite entertaining. Sympathetic main characters in a universe bearing some similarities to Ian Bank's universe.
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Oct 30, 2011 rated it really liked it
Fifteen months ago a friend of mine bought me a copy of Walking to Babylon by Kate Orman, a sequel of sorts to Ben Aaronovich's Doctor Who novel The Also People, which is sometimes regarded as the finest Culture novel ever written by someone other than Iain M. Banks. I've finally gotten around to reading it.

It is actually a very good novel. Ms. Orman has an strong grasp of plot, the novel proceeds along at a good pace and the complications are fit for the circumstances. She has excellent
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