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Next book - a "Laser"?

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message 1: by Vance (last edited Feb 08, 2011 12:55PM) (new)

Vance | 362 comments Might be early, but it seems like the next book (after Wolfe) could be either a "sword" or a "laser" (if we are even bothering trying to alternate anymore). While I tend to prefer "sword", I think a good, true "laser" is in order. And, by that, I mean a good ol' space action novel, fast-paced and non-epic.

And, the fact that this type of novel happens to be exactly what I am looking for has NOTHING to do with it! :0) (see my other thread . . .).


message 2: by Paul (new)

Paul  Perry (pezski) | 491 comments Vance, i think that's just sensibly combining objectives... ;D


message 3: by Vance (new)

Vance | 362 comments That is what I was thinking! We have not had a classic laser action book in a while, I am thinking.


message 4: by Paul (new)

Paul  Perry (pezski) | 491 comments me too. scanning shelves....

hmmm.

narrowing selection

i'll get back to you...


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Kevin Xu (kxu65) | 1081 comments If doing a laser, we should read Deathstalker by Simon R. Green, even though I have not read it, but hear its good.


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