Hoping that I’d learn something about the place of the future war story in the context of the First World War, I took I. F. Clarke’s book off the shelf. 468 more words
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Fun fact: Reclamation was originally inspired by a piece of art I chanced upon during a Google images trawl: Chanur’s Homecoming, by Michael Whelan. Modern science fiction books tend to eschew traditional oil paintings in favour of digital art, something which I’ve always lamented. 12 more words
This is another stand-alone SF.
Publication year: 1980
Page count: 250 (The Deep Beyond omnibus)
In typical Cherryh style, the reader is thrown in with little explanation and is expected to deduce things on the fly. 475 more words