Book Diary

Author Title Date Read Genre
Other Reviews: 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 / 2011
Neal Stephenson The Big U (1984) December-2007 Fiction - Satire on University life descending into anarchy
Elizabeth Moon The Serrano Connection (2007) - (Novels 4 & 5 of Serrano Series) December-2007 SF - Space Opera, Unstable galactic civilisation based on wealth, corrupt space force & life extending drugs
Once a Hero (1997) - Serrano #4 December-2007 SF - Space Opera
Rules of Engagement (1998) - Serrano #5 December-2007 SF - Space Opera
Justina Robson Selling Out (2007) - Quantum Gravity: Lila Black #2 December-2007 Fantasy - Elves, Demons, Future Earth, Robotic limbs, AI, Sex
Kim Stanley Robinson Sixty Days and Counting (2007) - G.W.#3 Nov-2007 SF - Current Climate Change, Washington DC
Elizabeth Moon Speed of Dark (2002) Nov-2007 SF - Autism
Charles Stross The Family Trade (2004) - The Merchant Princes #1 Nov-2007 SF - Parallel Worlds, Medieval trading
Eric Brown Helix (2007) Nov-2007 SF - Alien construct worlds, Exploration
Stephen King On Writing Oct-2007 Non-F - Autobiography, Tips on writing
Charles Stross The Jennifer Morgue (2006) - Laundry #2 Oct-2007 SF / Horror -
Mike Carey Dead Men's Boots (2007) - Fix Castor#3 Oct-2007 Horror - Modern London, Demon, Ghost of a Serial Killer
Richard Morgan Black Man (2007) Sep-2007 SF - Human DNA augmentation, male violence
  Fall of Hyperion Sep-2007  
  Hyperion Sep-2007  
Edward Gibbon Decline & Fall of the Roman Empire Vol 1 (1776) Aug-2007 History - Ancient Rome
Robert Asprin & Peter J. Heck Phule's Errand (2006) - Space Legion #6 Aug-2007 SF - Comedy, Space Legion
Salvador Dali The Secret Life of Salvador Dali (1942) Aug-2007 Non-Fiction: Autobiography
Editors: Farah Mendlesohn & Graham Sleight Foundation #100 (2007) Jul-2007 SFF Magazine - The Anthology, 11 short stories
Michael Crichton Next (2006) Jul-2007 SF -
Eric Brown Meridian Days (1992) Jul-2007 SF -
Greg Bear Moving Mars (1994) Jun-2007 SF -
Graham Joyce The Tooth Fairy (1996) Jun-2007 Horror -
Greg Bear Psychlone (1979) Jun-2007 SF -
Laurell K Hamilton A Stroke of Midnight - Meredith Gentry #4 (2004) Jun-2007 Fantasy - Faerie in modern America, Wild magic & sex
Laurell K Hamilton Seduced by Moonlight - Meredith Gentry #3 (2004) Jun-2007 Fantasy - Faerie in modern America, Wild magic & sex
Laurell K Hamilton A Caress of Twilight - Meredith Gentry #2 (2002) May-2007 Fantasy - Faerie in modern America, Wild magic & sex
Laurell K Hamilton A Kiss of Shadows - Meredith Gentry #1 (2000) May-2007 Fantasy - Faerie in modern America, Wild magic & sex
Allen Steele Lunar Descent (1991) May-2007 SF - Moon colony politics
Jon Courtenay Grimwood neoAddix May-2007 SF - cyber-noir. JCG's first book
Scott Lynch The Lies of Locke Lamora Apr-2007 Fantasy - Rite of Passage, Confidence Tricksters
Charles Stross Glasshouse Apr-2007 SF -
Elizabeth Moon Command Decision - Vatta's War #4 Apr-2007 SF - Space Opera, Space Battles, Company politics
Justina Robson Living Next Door to the God of Love Mar-2007 SF -
Richard Paul Russo The Rosetta Codex (2005) Mar-2007 SF - Rite of Passage, alien contact
Joe Abercrombie The Blade Itself Mar-2007 Fantasy -
Liz Williams Bloodmind Feb-2007 Fantasy -
Liz Williams Darkland Feb-2007 Fantasy -
Richard Morgan Altered Carbon Feb-2007 SF -
Stephen Dedman The Art of Arrow Cutting Jan-2007 Fantasy -
Tom Holt You Don't have to be Evil to Work Here But it Helps Jan-2007 Fantasy -
Other Reviews: 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 / 2011
 

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