I would very much recommend this as a fun, fast-paced reading adventure.
That being said, there are plot holes, fragmented story lines, and characters who are just simply annoying, underdeveloped, and simply unbelievable.
Palmer's style of writing is incredibly vivid and I found the ideas presented in the story to be quite imaginative and clever.
Starship troopers meets the lost world,,I couldnt stand the way this book was written,it is just as boring and tedious as any bad cheesy scifi movie,in the first few pages your... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Jason
I don't read a lot of sci fi, and that's something I have no excuse for. I really dig sci fi movies. Especially the old hokey ones. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Dustin Whalen
Let me start by saying that I feel like an idiot after reading this book. And that is because I really don't know why I waited so long before buying the book and then let it... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Oleg
Although I usually read more serious sci-fi authors like Zindell, Sheffield, Asimov and Baxter, I happened to pick Red Claw up at Half-Price Books because of the hilarious opener... Read morePublished on December 15, 2012 by Sci-Fi Addict
Boy, am I sorry I spent time reading this disastrous follow-up to Debatable Space (which, incidentally, was terrific!). Read morePublished on February 27, 2012 by M. Vogel
What a complex and interesting journey. Red Claw was at times very impressive, while also at times boring--more than once I considered if the book was worth finishing. Read morePublished on April 1, 2011 by J-Man
Reading /REDCLAW/ (evidently a tenuous reference to Tennyson's 'In Memoriam') is like listening to an eight-year-old boy with severe ADHD describing his favorite video game: you... Read morePublished on April 23, 2010 by Amazon Customer