Leviathan Wakes

James S.A. Corey

( 2011 ) ISBN: 9781841499895

If you liked Serenity and Firefly this is basically the same concept expanded to a massive scale. Down to inner planets, the captain and crew, and even corporate bad guys. The characters are good and the science and mechanics of space flight are actually pretty realistic. It's a great read, and absolutely delivers on sheer scale and drama.
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Action

9 / 10
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Characters

10 / 10
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Nerdiness

8 / 10
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Plot Flow

10 / 10
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Long Day

Wool

Hugh Howey

For once science fiction that happens under ground instead of outer space. A pretty good book that focuses more on people and less on technology, almost to a fault. Absolutely earns the right to be in the top hundred science fiction books ever written.

The Pleasure Of My Company

Steve Martin

Who knew Steve martin wrote books? Even better, who knew they were a pleasure to read. This book is light and feel good.

Rain Storm

Barry Eisler

When I read this it was the third and final book in the John Rain series, so there is a bit of a conclusion here.

11/22/63

Stephen King

Stephen King's book about time travel and the assassination of JFK by Lee Oswald is very good writing applied to a very poor and tired plot. Also was he paid by the CIA to write this as fictional propaganda?