Winner of the 2006 Hugo award (as novel)
Timescape: 2025 (not so far away, but the scenario is rather weird.... or not?)
In 2025 eternal wealth is a dream-come-true, no one belongs a car but everyone can have one with a snap, and everyone WEARS the most advanced virtual reality generator/personal computer/network connection you can dream
Reality is no more interesting
Is this a paradise or...? Try and imagine, or read this book.
(frankly not easy for the not-English mother tongue)
I was expecting ... I don't know ... something different. The book spent more time playing with the imagined technologies, than the plot.
There seemed a lot of open plots left dangling, not enough action during most of it, and not enough revelations or "things that make you go Mmm".
Good writer though. I would definitely check out some of his other works....Continua