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Links to articles on the net about BOTNS
« on: July 12, 2012, 09:37:35 PM »
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Re: Links to articles on the net about BOTNS
« Reply #1 on: July 12, 2012, 10:07:13 PM »
An interesting review from the Guardian:

http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/booksblog/2009/nov/23/the-book-of-the-new-sun-science-fiction-ulysses


And a guide to reading Gene Woolf by Neil Gaiman

http://www.sfsite.com/fsf/2007/gwng0704.htm

I like the point Neil Gaiman made about rereading it. I definitely feel it is one of those books you pick up more on the second read
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Re: Links to articles on the net about BOTNS
« Reply #2 on: July 13, 2012, 01:23:51 AM »
An academic analysis of the book as a literary masterwork:

http://www.ultan.org.uk/review-botns/

and here is a more critical review:

http://www.waggish.org/2007/gene-wolfe-the-book-of-the-new-sun/
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