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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Some really beautiful prose, imagery. - Goodreads
Great imagination let down by dull writing - Goodreads
Great story- moves at a wonderful pace. - Goodreads
Fractured and circuitous storytelling. - Goodreads
Beautiful book with an awesome ending. - Goodreads
Intriguing plot, interesting characters and world. - Goodreads

Review: Neuromancer (Sprawl #1)

User Review  - Trey Wood - Goodreads

I am not a huge fan of dream sequences or visions in books or movies, and, unfortunately, virtual reality worlds leave me annoyed, as well. The actual writing in Neuromancer was tough and punchy, like ... Read full review

Review: Neuromancer (Sprawl #1)

User Review  - Pamela - Goodreads

I read this when it came out in the 80s, but didn't think that much of it. It was too confusing, too disjointed, too full of jargon that made no sense. Reading it now, the effect is completely ... 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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