It is too bad Miller did not produce more.
I found the book to be less entertaining than Canticle and somewhat disappointing until I got to the end, when it began to come together and make just a bit of sense.
This book was a poorly written sequel to Canticle, if you want something worthwhile read that.
Were this a movie it would carry a PG-13 rating. Having said that, it is interesting and well-written. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Thomas N. Crocker
St. Leibowitz and the Wild Horse Woman was obviously a labor of love by Walter Miller. It is so densely written and so intricately plotted that it should be read with a notebook... Read morePublished on October 17, 2012 by Eileen Hodgetts
how can you not review this as a 5 out of ten~! blacktooth was an emissarry, almost stuck down for talking to the allies! Read morePublished on October 11, 2012 by Edward Michael VanHouten
I consider A Canticle for Leibowitz the best book I've ever read. So maybe it's not surprising that the sequel was disappointing. Read morePublished on June 26, 2011 by Mark Smith
I struggled with this book, an 'interquel' to Miller's previous novel, A Canticle for Leibowitz. The middle third of this mature-themed novel was difficult reading but I am... Read morePublished on September 3, 2010 by Bernard R. Assaf
Unintelligible story line. This book plays off of the original Canticle which was excellent. Saint Leibowitz was not worth the time spent reading it.Published on August 2, 2010 by Charles E. Carroll
The first time I was ever exposed to a mention of a possible sequel for "Canticle for Leibowitz" was in John Clute's fine "Illustrated Encyclopedia of Science-Fiction" . . . Read morePublished on August 31, 2009 by Michael Battaglia
A Canticle for Leibowitz has been one of my very favorite books since I first read it 20+ years ago--a chilling cautionary fable, and one of the few true classics of the science... Read morePublished on March 2, 2008 by C. Ford
A sequel of sorts to A Canticle for Leibowitz, but definitely not in the same class. This book is more concerned with the conflicst within the church of the time, and the... Read morePublished on September 2, 2007 by Blue Tyson