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Review: The Stars My Destination

User Review  - Apatt - Goodreads

I first read this book decades ago under the title of Tiger! Tiger! (British edition). I just reread it recently for the purposes of writing this review. Fortunately I have memory like a sieve so I ... Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

User Review  - Jason - Goodreads

Totally mind-blowing and unlike anything I have ever had the pleasure of reading. I can't offer any constructive criticism and can only say, "wow, just wow." Ok, a few more thoughts then: I still can ... Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

User Review  - Zepp - Goodreads

I can easily align myself with readers who view this novel as a seminal transition between the Golden Age and the New Wave, but I can't quite swallow its iconic status, at least not as a transcendant ... Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

User Review  - Steve - Goodreads

The Stars My Destination is probably the best (and least dated) of the sci-fi classics that I've read so far. Written in 1956, its influence must of been huge. Clockwork Orange (1962), Dune, Philip K ... Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

User Review  - Kelly - Goodreads

From the back cover: “EDUCATION: NONE. SKILLS: NONE. MERITS: NONE. RECOMMENDATIONS: NONE” So reads Gully Foyle's Merchant Marine card. But Gully has managed to survive for 170 days in the airless ... Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

User Review  - Stephen - Goodreads

5.0 stars. A superb, SF novel that deserves the title of Classic. A pure adrenaline rush from start to finish with an excellent main character. Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

User Review  - Adam - Goodreads

Fast and furious and blackly comedic similiar to early Vonnegut or Jack Vance mixed with the bitter surrealism of Finney's "Circus of Doctor Lao", this book predicted and influenced trends like the ... Read full review


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