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Book Review: Divergent (Divergent #1) by Veronica Roth

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Divergent (Divergent #1)Divergent by Veronica Roth

My rating: 3 of 5 stars


Summary:   One choice can transform you.Beatrice Prior's society is divided into five factions—Candor (the honest), Abnegation (the selfless), Dauntless (the brave), Amity (the peaceful), and Erudite (the intelligent). Beatrice must choose between staying with her Abnegation family and transferring factions. Her choice will shock her community and...

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Book Review: Post-Human (Post-Human #2) by David Simpson

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Post-HumanPost-Human by David Simpson

My rating: 4 of 5 stars


Summary:   The future should have been perfect. Microscopic robots known as nans could repair any damage to your body, keep you young by resetting your cellular clocks, and allow you to download upgrades like intelligence, muscle strength, and eyesight. You were supposed to be able to have anything you wanted with a simple thought, to be able to...

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Book Review: Downbelow Station (Company Wars, #1) by C.J. Cherryh

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Downbelow Station (Company Wars, #1)Downbelow Station by C.J. Cherryh

My rating: 5 of 5 stars


Summary:   A legend among sci-fi readers, C.J. Cherryh's Union-Alliance novels, while separate and complete in themselves, are part of a much larger tapestry--a future history spanning 5000 years of human civilization. Downbelow Stationis the book that won Cherryh a Hugo Award for Best Novel in 1982. A blockbuster space opera of the rebellion...

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