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Michael

Michael@bookwyrm.social

Joined 2 years, 5 months ago

I have too many hobbies and I read just a little about each. I am finally getting better at reading fiction (Becky Chamber, Dan Moren)!

In my "spare time" I run the Mastodon instance at Frontrange.co.

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John Hodgman: More information than you require (2008, Dutton) 3 stars

The best-selling author of The Areas of My Expertise presents a tongue-in-cheek compendium of made-up …

It's Hodgman being Hodgman

3 stars

You get exactly what it says on the tin. John will keep you entertained by explaining things in as silly of a way as possible. Occasionally, you'll wonder if the world wouldn't be better off if things actually ran this way.

Becky Chambers: A Closed and Common Orbit (Paperback, 2017, Hodder & Stoughton) 4 stars

Once, Lovelace had eyes and ears everywhere. She was a ship's artificial intelligence system - …

Review of 'A Closed and Common Orbit' on 'Goodreads'

5 stars

A wonderful sequel

This book went an entirely different direction from the first in the series, yet it was just as enjoyable. My favorite part of the book was the structure in which the two stories were told in parallel, coming together into a great finish. Can't wait for the third one!

Becky Chambers: A Closed and Common Orbit (Paperback, 2017, Hodder & Stoughton) 4 stars

Once, Lovelace had eyes and ears everywhere. She was a ship's artificial intelligence system - …

Review of 'A Closed and Common Orbit' on 'GoodReads'

5 stars

A wonderful sequel

This book went an entirely different direction from the first in the series, yet it was just as enjoyable. My favorite part of the book was the structure in which the two stories were told in parallel, coming together into a great finish. Can't wait for the third one!