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“John Varley is the best writer in America.”—Tom Clancy
“My life experience of John Varley’s stories has been that the great majority of them are literally unforgettable.”—William Gibson
“There are few writers whose work I love more than John Varley’s, purely love.”—Cory Doctorow
“One of science fiction’s most important writers.”—The Washington Post
“Inventive.”—The New York Times
It was good premise to try for the future. I wanted something different from all of the zombie and undead stories I seem to be reading. It was a nice change of pace. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Sandra Sinanian
Well, this was a scary read. However, I was a little disappointed at first, that the story primarily takes place in southern California. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Claire Richardson
A slowly developing plot of a counter insurgency on board a colony ship to a new earth.Published 5 months ago by David E. Clark
An interesting take on apocalypse fiction, far more brlievable than the more extremist qua libertarian takes on it (yes hello Niven & pournelle). Read morePublished 5 months ago by Mr. Philip Malthus
I really enjoyed this book. At first, when I read the description before buying, it didn't sound that interesting. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Joey
Google maps helped me to understand what goes on in this book. I have driven through LA one time and developed a dislike for the place right away. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Randle Brashear
I'm a huge fan of Varley's Steel Beach/Golden Globe universe, as well as most everything else he has written. The man writes a damned good picaresque. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Jonathan Simon
If I wanted a street by street tour of L.A. I would have gotten an atlas.Published 11 months ago by Cheryl R.