Tom

Add friend
Sign in to Goodreads to learn more about Tom.


The Phenomenon of...
Rate this book
Clear rating

 

Tom’s Recent Updates

Tom is now friends with Chris Carden
Tom rated a book really liked it
Shaping Things by Bruce Sterling
Rate this book
Clear rating
Tom rated a book liked it
Cryptonomicon by Neal Stephenson
Cryptonomicon
by Neal Stephenson (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Tom rated a book it was amazing
The Diamond Age by Neal Stephenson
Rate this book
Clear rating
My favorite cyberpunk/SciFi, bar none. Possibly the most rewarding ending of any book I've read.
Tom rated a book really liked it
Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson
Snow Crash
by Neal Stephenson (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
An absolute cyberpunk classic, arguably better than Neuromancer. I thought it would have been difficult to top, but Diamond Age (also from Stephenson) did just that for me.
Tom made a comment on his review of Matter (Culture, #8)
Matter by Iain M. Banks
" My first Iain M. Banks SF novel, set in the 'Culture' universe, in the far future of our Universe. A hierarchy of alien civilisations exist. We are lo ...more "
Tom rated a book liked it
Anathem by Neal Stephenson
Anathem
by Neal Stephenson (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
An entertaining exploration of the idea of multiverses. I thought it felt hastily written, not as carefully crafted as a Snow Crash or Diamond Age. Some really compelling ideas, like the multilayered monasteries. The outer layer is the Unarian 'math' ...more
Tom rated a book really liked it
Cradle to Cradle by William McDonough
Rate this book
Clear rating
Tom rated a book it was ok
Matter by Iain M. Banks
Rate this book
Clear rating
Cradle to Cradle by William McDonough
" essential!! - Christos showed me another interesting book along the same lines:

Massive Change, by Bruce Mau and his Institute Without Bord
...more "
More of Tom's books…
Yyib badge
Suzy De...
298 books | 24 friends

Greg
67 books | 25 friends

Chris
0 books | 154 friends

Stephan...
1 book | 112 friends

Sasha S...
27 books | 116 friends

Diane S...
6 books | 28 friends

Wim De ...
46 books | 217 friends

Chris A...
51 books | 46 friends

More friends…


Polls voted on by Tom

Lists liked by Tom