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It completely took me out of the story and felt like the character was an excuse to preach to the reader.
I've never written a review of a book and I'm sorry that it took a bad book by my favorite author to move me to want to write such a review.
I've read everything Dan Simmons has written since Hyperion and I feel this is his best books since Hyperion!
This is a good book. It has most of what it needs to be a great one, in fact: good complex characters, a dystopian and well-realised future world, and a complex plot that drags... Read morePublished 23 days ago by anna-lise williamson
This is one of the best science fiction stories I have read to date. I can't believe all the reviews against this book because of the politics, it was simply the set of... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Kindle Customer
Am a big Dan Simmons fan, but did not like this novel. I did finish it, but skimmed some of the most boring/silly portions. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Sky Blue
I read this book about a year ago and thought it was a bit far out there but very entertaining. The prediction of the future ramifications of the damage done by the Obama... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Sarasota Dan
Dan Simmons has always been an author I admire. From his Hyperion books, to his more modern almost historical fiction novels like Drood and the Terror, Simmons has consistently... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Mark E. Hengst
I read one book by Dan Simmons, Black Hills, and I liked it. So I put all his books on hold at the library. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Brenda Gaines
TL;DR: Simply put, this isn't nearly as good as the Hyperion/Endymion series and frankly other then for a few references to John Keats you wouldn't even know it was from the same... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Aaron Turner