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Review: The Stars My Destination

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I think the best way to start this review is with some of the cover-quotes from the copy of the book I have: "Science fiction has produced only a few works of actual genius, and this is one of them ... Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

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Fast pace, rich of ideas, imaginative, futuristic, heroic & antiheroic actions. And it was written 50 years ago! Recommended to whom looking for fresh air in scifi. Do we call this genre 'Cyberpunk' 50 years later? Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

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I have reread this classic recently and I've boosted it from 4 stars to 5. It ranks among the greatest novels I have read. Yes, the hero or anti-hero is a brute and a rapist, not likeable by almost ... Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

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Un frikkin believable that this was written in 1956! Gulley Foyle is an anti hero that would be hard to swallow as a protagonist in these modern times much less 60 years ago and apart from a few ... Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

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Take every other book I've ever read and take away a star. Let this be the only five I know. Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

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Best hard core science fiction story ever written! Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

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For as long as I've read sci-fi, the usual suspects have been wheeled out as 'giants' of the genre: Heinlein and his crypto-fascism, Asimov and his technophobia... Enter Bester and Gully Foyle ... Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

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The BEST Sci-Fi/Space Opera Book in Existence. The only book that comes close is Ender's Game. And that's because Card had probably read this book. Grab yourself a copy and plan on reading it straight through! Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

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The Stars My Destination (1956) 5/5 Mind-bendingly Awesome Yes, it is. Mind-bendingly awesome. It's one of the most beloved novels whizzing about my book-tuned memories, The Stars My Destination ... Read full review

Review: The Stars My Destination

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One of the earliest mindbenders in the genre. Somehow he's forgotten today, but Bester practically invented perception-twisting science fiction in the middle of the era of speculative fiction. Read full review


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