Publish date: November 29th 2011
Publisher: Brilliance Corporation
Edition language: English
, Science Fiction Fantasy
, Science Fiction
, Book Club
, Alternate History
, Near Future
, Alternate Universe
Series: Neanderthal Parallax (#1)
Yum! Tasty parallel universe story.
A very interesting story providing food for thought. So, is the Neanderthal world better than our world? By what measure?
I read this as part of my "reading all the Hugo winners" goal.All I have to say is: This book was up against China Mieville's 'The Scar' - and THIS won? WHAT?Sorry, but this is just not a very good book.The premise is that, due to an accident that occurs during a quantum physics experiment, a Neande...
This is the second book of Sawyer's that I've read, and I'll surely read more. While I do enjoy Sawyer's philosophizing of the big ideas his stories revolve around, I do feel the lack of having an epic storyline to correspond with his epic ideas. Based on the preview I read, I'm guessing that the ep...