Budd's Reviews > A Canticle for Leibowitz
A Canticle for Leibowitz (St. Leibowitz, #1)
This book takes place in between the events that most books would actually be about. It basically follows a cloister of monks whose mission it is to protect knowledge. This covers a huge swath of time. It is probably the only science fiction story that I have ever read that paints the Catholic religion in a positive light. It is a very strange yet very compelling book. I took away a star because I felt that the third act was a bit weaker than the other two and it was a lot more abstract and left many questions unanswered. Amazing book though, highly recommended.
Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read A Canticle for Leibowitz.Sign In »
March 6, 2014 – Started Reading
March 6, 2014 – Shelved
March 7, 2014 –10.0%
March 10, 2014 –15.0%
March 11, 2014 –35.0% "poor francais!"
March 13, 2014 –65.0%
March 17, 2014 –90.0%
March 18, 2014 – Shelved as: sciencefiction
March 18, 2014 – Shelved as: postapocolyptic
March 18, 2014 – Shelved as: supernatural
March 18, 2014 – Shelved as: religion
March 18, 2014 – Finished Reading