Buy Used
£1.35
+ £2.80 UK delivery
Used: Good | Details
Condition: Used: Good
Comment: Ships from USA. Please allow 2 to 3 weeks for delivery. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Light shelf wear and minimal interior marks. A tradition of quality and service.
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

Mind Over Ship Hardcover – 20 Jan 2009

5.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review

See all 6 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Hardcover
"Please retry"
£18.63 £1.35
--This text refers to the Paperback edition.
click to open popover

Special offers and product promotions

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.



Product details

  • Hardcover: 317 pages
  • Publisher: Tor Books; 1 edition (20 Jan. 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0765317494
  • ISBN-13: 978-0765317490
  • Product Dimensions: 16.3 x 3.4 x 24.3 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,393,458 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

Product description

Review

Praise for "Counting Heads":
""Counting Heads "was one of my favorite books of last year in any category, and an exemplary entry in the sci-fi genre."
"--The New York Times Book Review
""Brims over with imaginative extrapolations."
"--The Seattle Post-Intelligencer
""Marusek has built a meticulously detailed world and populated it with vital, complex characters.... "Counting Heads "is an impressive first novel, full of clever wordplay and bracing action."
"--The San Francisco Chronicle
""David Marusek is one of the best-kept secrets of science fiction, a wild talent with a Gibson-grade imagination and marvelous prose, and a keen sense of human drama that makes it all go."
--Cory Doctorow
"He writes with power and authority and great visionary force."
--Robert Silverberg

Praise for "Mind Over Ship":
“A fully-realized speculative future scenario. If you've ever wanted to mash up Philip Roth with Philip K. Dick and read the results, then David Marusek is your man.”
--"i09""
""[Marusek’s] speculations are the fruits of a first rate intelligence harnessed to a gonzo imagination. . . .  Masterful.”
"--Locus"


“It’s been a four year wait for David Marusek’s second novel.  The result is marvelous.”
"--The Denver Post
"“Marusek has built a solid world and paces the unfolding of corporate takeover and social mayhem so as to jeep the reader fascinated.  And the resolution is elegant and satisfying.”
"--Booklist
"“The sequel to "Counting Heads" proves as deliriously imaginative and fresh as its predecessor.  Strong writing and a whimsically cynical vision of the future make this an excellent choice for most sf collections.”
"--Libr

Praise for "Mind Over Ship"
"A fully-realized speculative future scenario. If you've ever wanted to mash up Philip Roth with Philip K. Dick and read the results, then David Marusek is your man."
--"i09""
""[Marusek's] speculations are the fruits of a first rate intelligence harnessed to a gonzo imagination. . . . Masterful."
"--Locus"


"It's been a four year wait for David Marusek's second novel. The result is marvelous."
"--The Denver Post
""Marusek has built a solid world and paces the unfolding of corporate takeover and social mayhem so as to jeep the reader fascinated. And the resolution is elegant and satisfying."
"--Booklist
""The sequel to "Counting Heads" proves as deliriously imaginative and fresh as its predecessor. Strong writing and a whimsically cynical vision of the future make this an excellent choice for most sf collections."
"--Library Journal
""Don't miss a word of this complex, challenging, extraordinary s

Praise for "Mind Over Ship"

"A fully-realized speculative future scenario. If you've ever wanted to mash up Philip Roth with Philip K. Dick and read the results, then David Marusek is your man."
--"i09""

""[Marusek's] speculations are the fruits of a first rate intelligence harnessed to a gonzo imagination. . . . Masterful."
"--Locus"


"It's been a four year wait for David Marusek's second novel. The result is marvelous."
"--The Denver Post

""Marusek has built a solid world and paces the unfolding of corporate takeover and social mayhem so as to jeep the reader fascinated. And the resolution is elegant and satisfying."
"--Booklist

""The sequel to "Counting Heads" proves as deliriously imaginative and fresh as its predecessor. Strong writing and a whimsically cynical vision of the future make this an excellent choice for most sf collections."
"--Library Journal

""Don't miss a word of this complex, challenging, extraordinary saga."
--"Kirkus Reviews" (starred review)

"Marusek's world is a rich blend of corporate intrigue, violence, technological wizardry, and more."
--SFRevu.com

"Marusek's wide-ranging and creative imagination is very much in evidence in this ambitious second novel.... With ambitious narrative scope and small moments of perfect prose, this tale of 22nd-century politics repays the close reading necessary to follow its many interweaving plots."
--"Publishers Weekly" (starred review)



"A fully-realized speculative future scenario. If you've ever wanted to mash up Philip Roth with Philip K. Dick and read the results, then David Marusek is your man."
--"i09""
""[Marusek's] speculations are the fruits of a first rate intelligence harnessed to a gonzo imagination. . . . Masterful."
"--Locus"


"It's been a four year wait for David Marusek's second novel. The result is marvelous."
"--The Denver Post
""Marusek has built a solid world and paces the unfolding of corporate takeover and social mayhem so as to jeep the reader fascinated. And the resolution is elegant and satisfying."
"--Booklist
""The sequel to "Counting Heads" proves as deliriously imaginative and fresh as its predecessor. Strong writing and a whimsically cynical vision of the future make this an excellent choice for most sf collections."
"--Library Journal
""Don't miss a word of this complex, challenging, extraordinary saga."
--"Kirkus Reviews" (starred review)
"Marusek's world is a rich blend of corporate intrigue, violence, technological wizardry, and more."
--SFRevu.com
"Marusek's wide-ranging and creative imagination is very much in evidence in this ambitious second novel.... With ambitious narrative scope and small moments of perfect prose, this tale of 22nd-century politics repays the close reading necessary to follow its many interweaving plots."
--"Publishers Weekly" (starred review)


Marusek's wide-ranging and creative imagination is very much in evidence in this ambitious second novel . With ambitious narrative scope and small moments of perfect prose, this tale of 22nd-century politics repays the close reading necessary to follow its many interweaving plots.--Publishers Weekly (starred review)"

A fully-realized speculative future scenario. If you've ever wanted to mash up Philip Roth with Philip K. Dick and read the results, then David Marusek is your man. "i09"

[Marusek's] speculations are the fruits of a first rate intelligence harnessed to a gonzo imagination. . . . Masterful. "Locus"

It's been a four year wait for David Marusek's second novel. The result is marvelous. "The Denver Post"

Marusek has built a solid world and paces the unfolding of corporate takeover and social mayhem so as to jeep the reader fascinated. And the resolution is elegant and satisfying. "Booklist"

The sequel to "Counting Heads" proves as deliriously imaginative and fresh as its predecessor. Strong writing and a whimsically cynical vision of the future make this an excellent choice for most sf collections. "Library Journal"

Don't miss a word of this complex, challenging, extraordinary saga. "Kirkus Reviews (starred review)"

Marusek's world is a rich blend of corporate intrigue, violence, technological wizardry, and more. "SFRevu.com"

Marusek's wide-ranging and creative imagination is very much in evidence in this ambitious second novel . With ambitious narrative scope and small moments of perfect prose, this tale of 22nd-century politics repays the close reading necessary to follow its many interweaving plots. Publishers Weekly (starred review)"

"A fully-realized speculative future scenario. If you've ever wanted to mash up Philip Roth with Philip K. Dick and read the results, then David Marusek is your man." --i09

"[Marusek's] speculations are the fruits of a first rate intelligence harnessed to a gonzo imagination. . . . Masterful." --Locus

"It's been a four year wait for David Marusek's second novel. The result is marvelous." --The Denver Post

"Marusek has built a solid world and paces the unfolding of corporate takeover and social mayhem so as to jeep the reader fascinated. And the resolution is elegant and satisfying." --Booklist

"The sequel to Counting Heads proves as deliriously imaginative and fresh as its predecessor. Strong writing and a whimsically cynical vision of the future make this an excellent choice for most sf collections." --Library Journal

"Don't miss a word of this complex, challenging, extraordinary saga." --Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

"Marusek's world is a rich blend of corporate intrigue, violence, technological wizardry, and more." --SFRevu.com

"Marusek's wide-ranging and creative imagination is very much in evidence in this ambitious second novel.... With ambitious narrative scope and small moments of perfect prose, this tale of 22nd-century politics repays the close reading necessary to follow its many interweaving plots." --Publishers Weekly (starred review)

--This text refers to the Paperback edition.

About the Author

DAVID MARUSEK has spent most of the last 20 years as a graphic designer, including 11 years teaching computer graphics at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks.

--This text refers to the Paperback edition.


Customer reviews

5.0 out of 5 stars
5 star
1
4 star
0
3 star
0
2 star
0
1 star
0
Share your thoughts with other customers
See all 1 customer reviews

Top customer reviews

VINE VOICEon 11 February 2009
Format: Hardcover|Verified Purchase
0Comment| 5 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse

Most helpful customer reviews on Amazon.com

Amazon.com: 4.0 out of 5 stars 21 reviews
3.0 out of 5 starsIt’s hard to believe that it’s been almost eleven years ...
on 22 March 2017 - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Hardcover|Verified Purchase
One person found this helpful.
4.0 out of 5 starsOne of my favorite stories ever!
on 31 August 2015 - Published on Amazon.com
Verified Purchase
4.0 out of 5 starsChallenging and thought-provoking
on 29 March 2014 - Published on Amazon.com
Verified Purchase
One person found this helpful.
4.0 out of 5 starsContinuation of COUNTING HEADS
on 4 July 2009 - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Hardcover|Verified Purchase
2 people found this helpful.
5.0 out of 5 starsMarusek: write more often
on 24 May 2015 - Published on Amazon.com
Verified Purchase

Look for similar items by category