Neuromancer

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HarperCollins Publishers, Apr 28, 2011 - Fiction - 320 pages
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Neuromancer is the most influential science fiction novel of our time. Cyberspace and virtual reality were invented in this book. It changed forever the way we look at tomorrow and was the inspiration behind the blockbuster film The Matrix.

Neuromancer is the most influential science fiction novel of our time. Cyberspace and virtual reality were invented in this book. It changed forever the way we look at tomorrow and was the inspiration behind the blockbuster film The Matrix. In 2009 it celebrated its 25th Anniversary.

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I'll admit, Gibson has a unique way of writing. - LibraryThing
Very clever, hard to read, inaccessible in places. - LibraryThing
Some people find the writing style hard to get into. - LibraryThing
The plot is difficult to follow, however. - LibraryThing
Gibson really is a great writer. - LibraryThing
His writing was spare, but almost poetic at times. - LibraryThing

Review: Neuromancer (Sprawl #1)

User Review  - Gavin - Goodreads

It's sad to say, but Father Time has treated Neuromancer cruelly. I'm sure back in 1984, when this was first published, Gibson's take on the evolution of "cyberspace" was an innovative one. Hard for ... Read full review

Review: Neuromancer (Sprawl #1)

User Review  - Stuart Langridge - Goodreads

SUMMARY: In celebration of its ten-year anniversary, cyberpunk classic Neuromancer comes to hardcover, with an all-new introduction by the author. "Freshly imagined, compellingly detailed and chilling ... Read full review

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About the author (2011)

William Gibson was born in the United States in 1948. In 1972 he moved to Vancouver, Canada, after four years spent in Toronto. He is married with two children.

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