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Review: The Stars My Destination

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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

Review: The Stars My Destination

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This is one of those sci-fi classics that seemingly no one has read; or no one has read recently, I should say. I might guess why. A book from 1957 could easily date. Flying cars. No cellphones. One ... Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

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great read. Ending was kind of ehhh. But how many books do we read that we actually enjoy the ending. Highly recommended. Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

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Written in 1956, this book is a great example of 2nd wave sci-fi because it offers a great critique of society at that time. The book is pretty much a long critique of the cold war and the threat of ... Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

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Wonderful premise, somewhat pulpy feel to the action and characters and the third act feels like it spins somewhat out of control. Still an entertaining read if you can sidestep some of the problematic elements. Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

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This book was strange and fascinating. Not sure if it was good, but it was odd and thoroughly interesting. I'd recommend it purely for it's odd interpretation of teleportation. Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

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I often find it interesting reading very old sci-fi novels and seeing where the futuristic impressions and ideas of the author meet, exceed or fall short of where we are today. Considering it was ... Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

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Outstanding. Review to come. Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

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I liked this book. It had that space age feel to it like most early scifi books have. Its view of the future is interesting and at times ridiculous. But one of the things I remember clearly is the ... Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

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It was cool to read the book that contains the namesake for one of Stephen King's better short stories, "The Jaunt." You definitely get the feeling while reading that its influence spans many authors ... Read full review


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