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

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User Review  - Daan Debie - Goodreads

I gave it 3 stars because I liked it quite a lot, but it also took me quite some time to get through it. I can indeed imagine that this book has been genre (re)defining and surprisingly enough, it ... Read full review

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User Review  - Erik Waiss - Goodreads

Well, that was a ride... Hard to believe this came out almost 30 years ago and is still so relevant to our modern technology. I can only imagine how brain-explody this was when it came out. 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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