The stars my destination

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Berkley Books, 1981 - Fiction - 235 pages
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In this pulse-quickening novel, Alfred Bester imagines a future in which people "jaunte" a thousand miles with a single thought, where the rich barricade themselves in labyrinths and protect themselves with radioactive hit men--and where an inarticulate outcast is the most valuable and dangerous man alive.

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I haven't liked the book so much as to give it 4 stars, but then it's true that this book does a lot of things well, and when there are a lot of good things, you must acknowledge it. The pace is good, the story is good, there are some brilliant moments. I still expected more. Read full review

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I would give this two or even one star. The characters are cardboard puppets yanked by the incoherent erratic plot However I must say that a lot of sci-fi has similar sins and given that this is ... Read full review


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