Monday, August 24, 2009

just a little unbalanced

Steal Across the Sky by Nancy Kress
Rating: 3.5 stars (out of 5)
Genre: science fiction
Review: Good science fiction is more about the characters than the science. And this is good science fiction. Unfortunately, Kress goes a little overboard in weighting the book toward the characters (sometimes less human drama is more), but this is still a very interesting story. Kress presents a familiar question (what comes after death) and answers it in a unique way, without taking any of the various moralistic routes a less skilled author might have.

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