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Charles Stross was born in Leeds, England in 1964. He holds degrees in pharmacy and computer science, and has worked in a variety of jobs including pharmacist, technical author, software engineer, and freelance journalist. He is now a full-time writer.
Great book, puts forth a very real possibility of near future. It is scary in retrospect, but while reading it was fun and easily followed. Read morePublished 5 days ago by chokolada
Not my normal cup of tea, but I read based on other recommendations. I found a few of the viewpoint characters actively unpleasant - it was difficult to read those sections. Read morePublished 2 months ago by jlmj
Who picks the atrocious cover art for Charles Stross' books?!
This is solid Stross -- a well-imagined world in a possible future that raises questions about the nature of... Read more
My favorite rule of the internet! so i must confess that i skimmed the preview and it was meh... if you name your book after a meme like rule 34 I expect some truly... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Tetalia
Disappointed. I LOVE this author's other works, yet this one I just cant get into. The first person 'you' narrative is a little off putting and so far the story isnt making me want... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Amazon Customer
The singularity is approached from a place I had never considered before in this novel. A mass-murder mystery, it asks us to imagine the near future amalgamation of political... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Mark
This is another good story in the line of Halting State - same kind of technology and atmosphere. Might even be a good re-read after seeing the true nature of the story.Published 4 months ago by David Boevers