Welcome






WELCOME
Many of the books I review were FREE in exchange for an honest review. I do not get paid to review them. Spotlights are promotional and should be regarded as ADs. They are promoting books but I do NOT get any money or goods for posting Spotlights.




Please check out my general fiction blog Pick of the Literate
or Money
Saving Tech Tips
blog

or visit my web site
to see the children's books which I have authored.(AD)

Sunday, February 8, 2015

Schismatrix Plus by Bruce Sterling



Lindsay is a rebel, maybe.  He  is exiled from his home and proceeds to carve a place for himself in the shattered solar system that is now man's home.

The establishment of extra-terrestrial Balkan states divided by philosophic differences based on  genetic manipulation or machine technology is the underpinning of this novel.  The extension of life by either genetic manipulation or mechanical means leads to conflict even within families.

To say Lindsay is confused world be a gross understatement.  His birth as a Mech but his training as a Shaper seems to have infused a basic schizophrenic behavior pattern in regards to his "diplomatic" approach to his environments.

The book never really captured my interest.


This book may have been received free of charge from a publisher or a publicist. That will NEVER have a bearing on my recommendations.

No comments:

Post a Comment