24 October 2015

#180. The Long War by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter


Title:
The Long
Author:
Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter
Genre:
Science Fiction
Synopsis:
The governments of original Earth feel threatened by the independence of the long earth colonies and seek to impose their authority across the settlements, the other lifeforms that share the long earth with humanity are restless, mysterious others are stirring.
Verdict:
Amazing and authentic look at human nature and how this scenario may play out. Stunning descriptions of possible landscapes, flora and fauna, and extremes of chance. The continuing investigation into what a truly aware AI might mean is thought provoking.
Pages:
422
Read:
November 2015

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