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I found this novel to be one of the worst things I have ever read. Reading it was laborious, meaningless and a complete waste of my time. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Larry Eldreth
Unlike much work in this genre, this book does not focus on the violence and danger of a post-apocalyptic world (although that certainly is present) but on the thoughts and... Read morePublished on Dec 3 2008 by Ryan B. Ward
Well, amazing. So many novels in this general genre completely discount the power, much less the existence, of faith and ritual in human culture, or else they deride it. Read morePublished on June 8 2004 by katla
Walter Miller's only major novel is not simply a post-apocalyptic science fiction novel but also a multi-layered meditation on the conflict between knowledge and morality. Read morePublished on May 23 2004 by D. Cloyce Smith
Imagine a Benedictine monastary, monks going through their daily rituals, preserving and reproducing holy documents without understanding them or why they're holy for hundreds of... Read morePublished on May 16 2004 by Jack Purcell
Canticle for Lebowitz is a story that will appeal to all types of readers: science fiction readerers because of its speculative aspects as well as fantasy readers due to its... Read morePublished on March 29 2004 by "jradoff"