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The Collapsing Empire - John Scalzi
The Collapsing Empire
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3.00 10
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781509835072 (1509835075)
ASIN: 1509835075
Publisher: Tor Books
Edition language: English
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Arbie's Unoriginally Titled Book Blog
Arbie's Unoriginally Titled Book Blog rated it
3.0 The Collapsing Empire, John Scalzi
Inevitable Jokey Ship Name: The evidence suggests that sooner or later all post-Banksian writers of space opera will give their spaceships jokey names. Your Inferior Wit Annoys Me: Yes, though some don't go for the same self-conscious ironic wit that Banks did. Inevitable Jokey Ship Name: I agree, b...
Kaethe
Kaethe rated it
5.0 The Collapsing Empire - John Scalzi  
Interesting and so much fun. I'm going to love this series. This is a different universe for Scalzi: the planets are mostly not habitable on their surfaces, The universe isn't full of fascinating intelligent species, although there are a fair number of humans scattered about. Two of the main protago...
Obsidian Blue
Obsidian Blue rated it
1.0 Tried and Just Gave Up at 25 Percent (DNF)
I tried repeatedly to read and finish this book, but finally gave up at 25 percent (DNF). Look I like John Scalzi a lot. I loved "Redshirts" and "Lock In", but this book right here is all the worst bits of "The Android's Dream" and I refuse to read that book ever again. I think the biggest i...
Kaethe
Kaethe rated it
5.0 The Collapsing Empire - John Scalzi 
Interesting and so much fun. I'm going to love this series. This is a different universe for Scalzi: the planets are mostly not habitable on their surfaces, The universe isn't full of fascinating intelligent species, although there are a fair number of humans scattered about. Two of the main protago...
Irresponsible Reader
Irresponsible Reader rated it
4.0 What a blast! Great kick-off to a new series.
I can't think of a SF release more highly anticipated this year than The Collapsing Empire, the first in a new series (there's a really good chance that I'll be saying the same thing in 3 months about something else that I'm spacing at the moment). Thankfully, it surpassed my expectations (which wer...
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