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2 best scifi books I've read in 10 years

  1. Jul 16, 2013 #1
    Greg Bears

    Book one:
    Anvil of Stars

    Book two:
    Forge of God

    Anyone else a fan of these books?
    I guess im just a hard scifi addict.
     
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  3. Jul 16, 2013 #2

    turbo

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    I am not a fan of the author (homophobic), but Ender's Game was a killer.
     
  4. Jul 16, 2013 #3
    Is Greg Bear a homosexual? I had no idea.
    Are you serious?
     
  5. Aug 15, 2013 #4
    Greg bear didn't write Enders game, Orson Scott card did. He's in hot water again, though I'm not sure why the piece he wrote in May is in the news today.
     
  6. Aug 16, 2013 #5

    Ryan_m_b

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    This is the recent piece gmax is referring to, it adds tin-foil conspiracy theorist to the list of Card's characteristics

    http://www.ornery.org/essays/warwatch/2013-05-09-1.html
     
  7. Dec 10, 2013 #6
  8. Dec 10, 2013 #7

    Ryan_m_b

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  9. Dec 10, 2013 #8

    chasrob

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    Greg Bear is one of my favorites, SF or otherwise. Especially his Forge of God--IMO one of the best. His other near-future series, Quantico and Mariposa, are superb also.
     
    Last edited: Dec 10, 2013
  10. May 2, 2014 #9
    i read this author's Hull Zero Three, not impressed by it.
     
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