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Book Review: I Robot by Isaac Asimov

We read this book in class when I was in high school and I vaguely remembered finishing it. But we didn’t. We only actually read the first three stories. Anyway, I had wanted to revisit it because in high school I was distracted by everything and because I thought I recalled the book having some …

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Book Review: Starship Troopers

Robert Heinlein. Starship Troopers 1959. The Good: Heinlein wrote a very solid sci-fi novel. It contains my favorite science fiction elements: Speculative World Building: The imaginative nature of the battle armor and the change of civilization at the advent of interstellar travel are both very exciting. Speculative Philosophy: The author has his characters philosophize about …

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Till We Have Faces: a Review

Till We Have Faces A Review   C.S. Lewis’ novel Till We Have Faces (TWHF) is retelling of the myth of Cupid and Psyche. The original myth is of a woman whose beauty is so renown that Aphrodite grants her to marry her son Cupid or forces her to marry her son, Cupid. Psyche’s sisters …