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Michaela Roessner

Teoksen Vanishing Point tekijä

11+ teosta 707 jäsentä 20 arvostelua 2 Favorited

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Tekijän teokset

Vanishing Point (1993) 323 kappaletta, 10 arvostelua
The Stars Dispose (1997) 184 kappaletta, 3 arvostelua
The Stars Compel (1999) 120 kappaletta, 5 arvostelua
Walkabout Woman (1988) 71 kappaletta, 2 arvostelua
Horse-Year Women 2 kappaletta
It's a Wonderful Life 2 kappaletta
Inside Outside 1 kappale
Del Norte [short story] (2004) 1 kappale
Crumbs 1 kappale

Associated Works

Ensimmäinen kerta (1990) — Avustaja — 489 kappaletta, 6 arvostelua
Tails of Wonder and Imagination: Cat Stories (2010) — Avustaja — 220 kappaletta, 7 arvostelua
Full Spectrum 2 (1990) — Avustaja — 119 kappaletta
Little Gods (2003) — Johdanto — 70 kappaletta
Intersections: The Sycamore Hill Anthology (1995) — Avustaja — 65 kappaletta, 1 arvostelu
Conqueror Fantastic (2004) — Avustaja — 34 kappaletta, 2 arvostelua
Postscripts Magazine, Issue 22/23: The Company He Keeps (2010) — Avustaja — 11 kappaletta, 1 arvostelu
Asimov's Science Fiction: Vol. 24, No. 10 & 11 [October/November 2000] (2000) — Avustaja — 10 kappaletta, 1 arvostelu
Making History: Classic Alternate History Stories (2019) — Avustaja — 8 kappaletta
Science Fiction Eye #12, Summer 1993 (1993) — Avustaja — 2 kappaletta
Omni Magazine December 1993 (1993) — Avustaja — 1 kappale

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It was an interesting concept but I couldn't lose myself in the story so it took a long time for me to finish. It was fun reading about the food of the time and I liked the protagonist a lot.
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bjsikes | 4 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Jan 30, 2023 |
Excellently written, very evocative, enjoyed the characters, all that, but it just kind of...ended. The climax was not very climactic. Ah well. If you enjoy tales of the Italian Renaissance, I do recommend it.
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Jon_Hansen | 4 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Jun 22, 2020 |
All the new roses in Piera's cheeks drained away, leaving her looking as though she'd been carved from the palest ivory. Tommaso was sure he appeared the same. Although that particular pattern of the bells had never run before in his lifetime, he knew--as did every other citizen--what the chimes announced: The plague had come again to Florence.
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Jon_Hansen | 2 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Jun 19, 2020 |
Good book. Damned good book. One of the best ones I've read in awhile. The way the author builds the post apocalyptic world makes you feel like you're there with the main character.

I love the way she described the world developing after the Vanishing ,and how people pulled together in different groups; some to help each other, and some hellbent on destroying the others.

The only reason I didn't give the book 5 stars is the predictability. Within the first 3 chapters you can pretty much see what's going to happen with a lot of the characters.

The ending isn't predictable, so that came as a complete surprise. I also love the fact that if the author chooses to do so, she can continue stories in this world by picking up side characters, or even going on with the main characters who can have future adventures. If you're into post apocalyptic stories that don't focus on a Dystopian future, pick up this book. Read it, then read it again to see the stuff you missed the first time through.
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tebyen | 9 muuta kirja-arvostelua | May 27, 2020 |



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