Tag Archives: Peter F Hamilton

The Forgotten Covenant

 It is fun to listen to Veronica Belmont mangle names of  authors on the Sword & Laser podcast, even if she only does that for effect. Most S & L episodes include Veronica and her co-host Tom Merritt reading out, … Continue reading

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The Great North Road away from Hamilton

 If ever again I get tempted to try another Peter F Hamilton novel, I need someone wise and avuncular to gently talk me out of it. It’s no good getting angry. I just have to remember that no matter how … Continue reading

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Getting the new Sword & Laser YouTube show as a podcast … sort of

 I can well understand the attraction of publishing the new video edition of the Sword & Laser on Felicia Day’s Geek and Sundry YouTube channel.  But it is streaming content only, not downloadable, and I far prefer to consume my … Continue reading

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Bitter Reads

As ever, I have two books on the go, one on Audible and the other on Kindle. Neither of them are thrilling me. You know when a book has gripped you; you can’t wait for another opportunity to read on. … Continue reading

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I must be mad

Having finished the mind-blowing (but flawed) Whipping Star by Frank Herbert on Kindle … it was a short novel by modern standards … I’ve made a start on Fallen Dragon by Peter F Hamilton. That was after another very brief … Continue reading

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Avoiding the Void

My first foray into Peter F. Hamilton has proved to be something of a false start. When I ran out of Wheel of Time books, it seemed a good idea to give fantasy a rest and find some quality mainstream … Continue reading

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No Dream Start to the Dreaming Void

Maybe Peter F Hamilton was not the best choice after all. I am just an hour into The Dreaming Void and finding it very hard going indeed. I knew it was set in the same universe as the Commonwealth series … Continue reading

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