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    Singularity Sky | Charles Stross

    Singularity Sky

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 6 mins)
    • By Charles Stross
    • Narrated By George Guidall
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (335)
    Performance
    (217)
    Story
    (222)

    In the 21st century, the perfection of faster-than-light travel and the rise of a prodigious artificial intelligence known as the Eschaton altered the course of humankind. New civilizations were founded across the vastness of space. Now, the technology-eschewing world known as the New Republic is besieged by an alien information plague. Earth quickly sends a battle fleet - but is it coming to the rescue, or is a sinister plot in motion?

    A unique blend

    Stross blends sci-fi, political history, a little philosophy and lots of tongue in cheek wit to make a total hoot of a book. I was alternately lost in..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 25 2009 by Paula Ross ()
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    Iron Sunrise | Charles Stross

    Iron Sunrise

    • UNABRIDGED (15 hrs and 22 mins)
    • By Charles Stross
    • Narrated By George Guidall
    Overall
    (210)
    Performance
    (139)
    Story
    (142)

    Planet Moscow is vaporized by an unnatural star explosion, prompting those who escaped to counterattack the likely culprit - planet New Dresden of the neighboring system. But New Dresden wasn't to blame, and as worlds go to war, an unseen enemy labors to destroy the universe itself.

    Great follow-up novel

    Charles Stross is a relatively recent find for me, but after reading his truly awesome Laundry series I made it a point to go back and explore some of..Show More »

    Reviewed on May 10 2012 by Daniel O. Buchholz (Arlington, VA USA)