Starship Titanic is a good book, but is not in the same league as the Hitchhiker novels it spun-off of. Terry Jones' charactor development is not as good as Douglas Adams, and Adams did a better job of kepping his books interesting- If you are consiering looking at this book because of Adams' name on the cover, thinking it's by him, you may be disappointed....Continua
Anyone who loves Douglas Adams probably already owns this book. As a DNA curio, it's worth the read, illuminating, as it does, the comically short duration of the greatest luxury space liner ever to exist.
'sides that, it's an average sci-fi venture with decent writing. An entertaining read, overall, but certainly not as good as anything DNA himself wrote....Continua