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Heaven's Shadow
Heaven's Shadow
by David S Goyer
Edition: Paperback
Price: £7.37

4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Fast Read, Some Food For Thought, 7 Feb 2012
This review is from: Heaven's Shadow (Paperback)
It's not phenomenal, but it's very fast-paced! The short chapters and variety of viewpoints (some a bit surprising!) drive the novel along. It's a page turner, but the ideas are intriguing at times -- kind of Neal Stephenson Lite. The characters are fairly well-created, though a few of the emotional issues are glossed over. And, yes, it does owe a lot to some classic sci-fi novels, but it does stand on its own.

Beware, though -- it ends on a bit of a cliffhanger leading into a sequel.

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