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I enjoyed the futuristic ideas, story line and characters for about the first half, but they were not interesting enough to justify the length of the book.
I really enjoyed this near-future speculative fiction novel, mainly for the characters, who felt like real people.
This is a fascinating look at 3D printing and how it could ultimately evolve at some point. Such a great author - always a good read. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Tom Robertson
This story really gripped me. It presents a possible future that is believable and relevant, grappled with social issues, painted slum living in a way that rang true. Read morePublished 4 months ago by F. Van Der Merwe
This book was a little slow to start for me, but by Disc 4 I was full invested in reading this book. Read morePublished 6 months ago by S
It's not often that one reads science fiction that is actually happening right now. I'm very involved 3d-printing myself, and the energy that Cory describes in his book is all... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Michiel Cornelissen
Doctorow steers away from the singularity science-fiction & urban fantasy and returns to base roots -- boys with toys. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Eric J. Juneau
I really enjoyed this near-future speculative fiction novel, mainly for the characters, who felt like real people. Read morePublished 9 months ago by CM Skiera
I had previously read one Cory Doctorow book: Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town. I liked that one fine, and thought it was well written, and pleasingly bizarre. Read morePublished 10 months ago by A.W. Larrison
This book was said to be a 'great sci-fi book' by Chris Anderson in Makers but it turns out to be boring, full of clichés in the spirit of Wired ca. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Amazon Customer
Love the way Doctorov works emerging and evolving tech into compelling stories. The fatkins sub-story is compelling. Sammy's conversion is surprising and very hopeful. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Lansingcat