Monthly Archives: April 2024

Classic review: The Fall of Hyperion (Hyperion Cantos 2) by Dan Simmons

How to match a classic such as Hyperion?  Write a sequel that’s different in narrative structure and overall theme.  Other great series had done the same, but many were merely inspired by the genius of Dan Simmons who did such … Continue reading

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Classic review: Hyperion (Hyperion Cantos 1) by Dan Simmons

Hyperion is one of the best science fiction books of the 20th century.  It perfected the art of worldbuilding, while providing several very personal, emotionally upsetting, and gripping stories.  The writing and ideas were way ahead of their time, still … Continue reading

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