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Wolfbane by Frederik Pohl
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really liked it

Good but dated.

Really, I would have given this three and a half stars. It is well written but a bit dated. All S.F. is really about the present day and this book takes place on an Earth that has been conquered and enslaved. Society is run on a kind of half-Japanese Zen culture (very formal, with rituals and meditation) and half Totalitarian indoctrination (China / Russia) - so a kind of mash-up of the societies that Americans found alien.

Our hero is a rebel and the tale follows his expulsion from the society and... well, I won't spoil it, but it's a good story.
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July 7, 2016 – Finished Reading
July 15, 2016 – Shelved

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