The Reality Dysfunction
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: March 1997
Publisher: Pan Books
Pages no: 1223
Edition language: English
Series: Night's Dawn , Part 1 of 2 (#1)
*sigh*I wanted to like this. I did. And I liked parts of it a lot, many of the ideas were fascinating, several of the characters I really dug. But there were other issues that hampered my overall enjoyment, and they can't be ignored.On a small, barely developed planet, some kind of ancient alien for...
I bought this book because I'd heard it's good. It didn't disappoint! It's a great story with lots of tension about what's going to happen. One of the things I really liked is how the author explains some of the science behind the science-fiction stuff / technology (such as the ships). What I liked ...
"TL,DR. There are very few SF stories that justify more than 120,000 words."- Jo Walton's blog on Hugo Nominees: 1998Jo Walton is the best sf books reviewer extant (IMO), as an author she is no slouch either. Unfortunately for her The Reality Dysfunction is the exception that proves the rule, this ...
Recommended by Mark Monday (http://www.goodreads.com/review/show/203473635?utm_content=A&utm_medium=email&utm_source=comment_instant#comment_56269204)
I loved this.I think the only problem was that there were so many story lines that I occasionally lost track of who was who and who was doing what where. It took a long time to get into the action, too, though I think in retrospect I appreciate the buildup and the mystery, wondering what was going o...