Tag Archives: Neal Stephenson

Lilith’s Brooding Sociology Treatise

Spoiler Check: Contains spoilers for Dawn, Book #1 of the Xenogenesis trilogy by Octavia Butler. Another lemming. Barely half an hour into a ten hour audiobook, I lemmed* (in other words abandoned) Adulthood Rites, the second book in Octavia Butler’s Xenogenesis … Continue reading

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Neuromancing the Stone

Spoiler Check: I have completed The Man in the High Castle by Philip K Dick and am up to Chapter 17 in Neuromancer by William Gibson  Well I did finish Philip K Dick’s “The Man in the High Castle” and am now down … Continue reading

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Reamde wrapped up before the wrap-up

Spoiler Check: I have completed “Reamde” by Neal Stephenson Finding myself reading Reamde in sync with its being a featured book on the Sword & Laser podcast, even if only by chance, I was keen to finish it before Tom … Continue reading

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The Herbert Experiment

Book synchronisation crisis resolved. I finished A Feast for Crows by George R.R. Martin on Kindle with a little of my current audiobook, Reamde by Neal Stephenson, still to go. This means that when I have polished off the final … Continue reading

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Pointless book synchronisation

I have a pointless book synchronisation issue. I am 3 hours away from finishing Reamde by Neal Stephenson as an audiobook (Audible.co.uk) and meantime have 17% of A Feast for Crows by George R.R. Martin still to go on my … Continue reading

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Re-arm Day

I have just sent Neal Stephenson the following message on google+: Neal, just curious about how much input you have (or for that matter ask for) into the production of audio versions of your books. If you listen to the … Continue reading

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Readalongatom

First time it’s happened. I find myself just starting Reamde by Neal Stephenson just as it becomes the read-along-book-of-the-month on the Sword & Laser podcast with Tom Merritt and Veronica Belmont . Entirely accidental – I needed a new audiobook … Continue reading

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