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Ditmar Awards for Aussie SF February 23, 2008

Posted by taryn in Uncategorized.

The nominees include some of my faves from last year including Saturn Returns and Dark Space. Extras by Scott Westerfeld is there.His Risen Empire is one of my all time favourites. I think a visit to the bookshop is in order…

Check out the list.



1. Josianne - March 17, 2009

Hi, I’ve had a great 30 minutes reading your reviews. Love them – and your taste in books!

I only read the first of this Soldier Son trilogy. I couldn’t stand Navarre and his self-pity, plus the obesity angle was disturbing. I had to go back and read the Liveship books to get the taste out of my head…

taryn - March 17, 2009

Hi Josianne – glad you like it :) I’ll be posting some new reviews soon, have been a bit slack recently. I know what you mean about Soldier’s Son, his fatalism and pessimism really annoy me. I’m re-reading the Liveship books at the moment, for about the 10th time! I’m at the bit where Serilla and the Satrap come in, not my favourite part, as Serilla get’s such a raw deal. Keep reading….

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