Book Diary

Author Title Date Read Genre
Other Reviews: 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 / 2011
Elizabeth Moon The Serrano Legacy (Novels 1 - 3 of Serrano Series) Dec-2006 SF - Space Opera, Unstable galactic civilisation based on wealth, corrupt space force & life extending drugs
1 Hunting Party Dec-2006 SF - Fox Hunting in Space!
2 Sporting Chance Dec-2006 SF - Cloning, Politics, Life Extension
3 Winning Colours Dec-2006 SF - Corrupt Space Force, Space Warfare, Life Extension
Mark Haddon The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Dec-2006 Fiction - Murder Mystery, Asperger's Syndrome
Jack McDevitt Deepsix Dec-2006 SF - Exploration of alien solar systems
Kate Mosse Labyrinth Dec-2006 Fantasy - Historical / Modern Day Grail quest
Jack McDevitt Chindi Nov-2006 SF - Exploration of alien solar systems
Roger Levy Icarus Nov-2006 SF - Mixed disparate planetary scenarios
Justina Robson Keeping it Real (2006) - Quantum Gravity:  Lila Black #1 Nov-2006 Fantasy - Elves, Demons, Future Earth, Robotic limbs, AI, Sex
Roger Levy Dark Heavens Nov-2006 SF - planetary collapse, politics of population reduction by suicide, emigration to alternate planetary system
Geoff Ryman Air Nov-2006 SF - China, Internet, future shock
Kim Stanley Robinson Fifty Degrees Below - G.W.#2 Oct-2006 SF - Current Climate Change, Washington DC
Pat Murphy The City, Not Long After Oct-2006 SF - Post-apocalyptic plague, Los Angeles, Pacifists v War-mongers
Elizabeth Moon Engaging the Enemy  - Vatta's War #3 Oct-2006 SF - Coming of Age, Space Opera, Spaceship captain, Space Battles
Mike Carey Vicious Circle - Felix Castor #2 Oct-2006 Horror - Black Comedy, Exorcism, Detective, Modern London + ghosts
Elizabeth Moon Moving Target  - Vatta's War #2 Oct-2006 SF - Coming of Age, Space Opera, Spaceship captain, Military, Ship Outfitting
Greg Bear Quantico Oct-2006 Fiction - Biowar, Terrorism, FBI, Modern US
Elizabeth Moon Trading in Danger - Vatta's War #1 Sep-2006 SF - Coming of Age, Space Opera, Spaceship captain, Trading + Military
George Alec Effinger A Fire in the Sun - Marid Audin #2 Sep-2006 SF - Decadent, Detective, Future, Arabic Cyberpunk
Mike Carey The Devil You Know - Felix Castor #1 Sep-2006 Horror Black Comedy - Exorcism, Detective, Modern London
Compton MacKenzie Whisky Galore Sep-2006 Comic Fiction - WW2, Gaelic, Hebrides, Whisky
John L Roberts Feuds, Forays and Rebellion Aug-2006 Non Fiction: Scots History - History of the Highland Clans 1475 - 1625
Jon Courtenay Grimwood End of the World Blues Aug-2006 SF - Modern Japan, Far future
Jonathan Carroll From the Teeth of Angels Jul-2006 Horror - Death as a person
Charles Stross Accelerando Jul-2006 SF - Cyberpunk, Future History, Alien Contact
Charles Stross The Atrocity Archives Jul-2006 SF - Conspiracy, Spies, IT, Demonology
Jane Austen Pride & Prejudice Jul-2006 Classic Fiction - Historical Romance, early 19th Century England
Terry Pratchett Thud! Jul-2006 Fantasy - Discworld, Nightwatch, Vimes etc
Neal Stephenson & Frederick George Cobweb Jun-2006 Fiction - Satire, Modern America, Conspiracy, 1st Iraq War
Adam Roberts Gradisil May-2006 SF - Space Opera, Colonisation of Earth-space
Charles Stross Iron Sunrise - #2 May-2006 SF - Space Opera, Culture Crash
Frank Herbert, Brian Herbert, Kevin J.Anderson The Road to Dune May-2006 SF/Non-F - Early drafts of Dune, Diaries etc
Charles Stross Singularity Sky - #1 Apr-2006 SF - Space Opera, Culture Crash
George Alec Effinger When Gravity Fails - Marid Audin #1 Apr-2006 SF - Decadent, Detective, Future, Arabic Cyberpunk
Tim Powers The Anubis Gates Mar-2006 Fantasy - Time Travel, Egyptian Magic, 19th C. London
Jonathan Carroll The Land of Laughs Mar-2006 Horror Fantasy - Modern America, Love story, Mystery, Surreal
Jonathan Carroll Outside the Dog Museum Mar-2006 Horror - Middle East, Architecture, Dogs
Elizabeth Kostova The Historian Feb-2006 Horror - Vampire, Dracula, Detective
Allen Steele Coyote Frontier - #3 Feb-2006 SF - Exploration, Colonisation, Revolution
Alastair Reynolds Pushing Ice Feb-2006 SF - Alien technology, space opera
Allen Steele Coyote Rising - #2 Jan-2006 SF - Exploration, Colonisation, Revolution
Allen Steele Coyote - #1 Jan-2006 SF - Exploration, Colonisation, Revolution
Other Reviews: 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 / 2011

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