Reviews 1997

1997
Exodus from the Long Sun
Title: “The Promised Land, Light-Years Away”
The Washington Post (13 January 1997)

Exodus from the Long Sun
Title:
Title in Scores:”Moses Supposes”
The New York Review of Science Fiction after January 1997
much expanded version of WP review
Scores (Harold Wood, Essex:Beccon, 2003)

Otherland by Tad Williams
Title: “A Tad Phatic”
Interzone February or later 1997
Scores (Harold Wood, Essex:Beccon, 2003)

God’s Fire by Patricia Anthony
Title:
SFW March 1997
Scores (Harold Wood, Essex:Beccon, 2003)

3001: the Final Odyssey by Arthur C Clarke
The Mail on Sunday March 1997

Lives of the Monster Dogs by Kirsten Bakis
Title:
SFW April 1997
Scores (Harold Wood, Essex:Beccon, 2003)

Eternity Road by Jack McDevitt
Title:
SFW May 1997
Scores (Harold Wood, Essex:Beccon, 2003)

Destiny’s Road by Larry Niven
Title:
SFW June 1997
Scores (Harold Wood, Essex:Beccon, 2003)

Signs of Life by M John Harrison
Title:
Independent June 1997
Scores (Harold Wood, Essex:Beccon, 2003)

Jack Faust by Michael Swanwick
A Geography of Unknown Lands by Michael Swanwick
Title:
SFW July 1997
Scores (Harold Wood, Essex:Beccon, 2003)

Shaw and Science Fiction ed Milton T Wolf
Science Fiction Studies #25 (1997)

The Rise of Endymion by Dan Simmons
Title:
SFW August 1997
Scores (Harold Wood, Essex:Beccon, 2003)

Briar Rose by Robert Coover
Freedom and Necessity by Steven Brust and Emma Bull
Title: “Commentary”
Locus #440 September 1997

Antarctica by Kim Stanley Robinson
Title:
Mail on Sunday September 1997

Expendable by James Allen Gardner
Title:
SFW September 1997

[memorial paragraphs on George Hay and Judith Merril]
Donnerjack by Roger Zelazny and Jane Lindskold
Jingo by Terry Pratchett
Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman
Centuries by A A Attanasio
Title: “Been Bondage”
Interzone 126 October 1997 or later
Scores (Harold Wood, Essex:Beccon, 2003)

The Dark Tower: Wizard and Glass
Title:
Mail on Sunday October 1997

The Calcutta Chronosome by Amitav Ghosh
Title:
SFW October 1997
Scores (Harold Wood, Essex:Beccon, 2003)

Forever Peace by Joe Haldeman
Driving Blind by Ray Bradbury
Giant Bones by Peter S Beagle
Gate of Ivory, Gate of Thorn by Robert Holdstock
Title:
Washington Post October 1997
Scores (Harold Wood, Essex:Beccon, 2003)

The Sparrow by Mary Doria Russell
Title:
Mail on Sunday November 1997

To Say Nothing of the Dog by Connie Willis
Title:
SFW November 1997
Scores (Harold Wood, Essex:Beccon, 2003)

Fear Nothing by Dean Koontz
Title:
Mail on Sunday December 1997

The Gift by Patrick O’Leary
The Matter of the Heart by Nicholas Royle
Earthling by Tony Daniels
Title: “A Tale, a Rail, a Pogo”
Interzone 128 December 1997 or later
Scores (Harold Wood, Essex:Beccon, 2003)