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Boris Strugatsky
Birth date: April 14, 1933
Died: November 19, 2012
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Arbie's Unoriginally Titled Book Blog
Arbie's Unoriginally Titled Book Blog rated it 11 months ago
Completely bizarre...so just like Roadside Picnic, then...except, no, bizarre in a totally different way... I feel a bit dense because it took until near the end for me to figure out what the allegorical/satirical point behind it all was. Having done so, I'm surprised it got published at all in the ...
Yzabel
Yzabel rated it 1 year ago
I read this one for a book club discussion. I didn't like it much.- Too full of pondering instead of being in the action, and as a result, the main character didn't appear so much like a "god who doesn't know whether he should intervene or not", than like a passive observer.- The political commentar...
Wyvernfriend Reads
Wyvernfriend Reads rated it 2 years ago
Interesting look at a world where aliens visited, leaving some things behind which are effecting people around them, it focuses on one man, Red Schuhart who illegally delves into these spaces to find the treasures. These are stories about his life beside this event and how he lives with it and tries...
Edward
Edward rated it 2 years ago
Introduction, by Jeff Vandermeer--The Dead Mountaineer's Inn (One More Last Rite for the Detective Genre)Acknowledgments
Summer Reading Project, BookLikes Satellite
These days, my favorite genre books are the ones that don’t fit neatly into any genre. Most of the genre-benders I’ve read, however, blend their tropes together and smooth over any friction. Boris and Arkady Strugatsky’s The Dead Mountaineer’s Inn: One More Last Right for the Detective Genre does no...
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