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Review: Sundiver (The Uplift Saga #1)

User Review  - Alexander - Goodreads

I have enjoyed a lot of Brin's work, but I don't think this early attempt stands the test of time. I read a lot of classic scifi and am not bothered by anachronisms like "phones" still hanging on ... Read full review

Review: Sundiver (The Uplift Saga #1)

User Review  - Nathaniel - Goodreads

I stumbled across this quote from David Brin, which I found very interesting: "I hate the whole ubermensch, superman temptation that pervades science fiction. I believe no protagonist should be so ... Read full review

Review: Sundiver (The Uplift Saga #1)

User Review  - Nelson Minar - Goodreads

This is one of those "famous trilogies" people kept referring me to. David Brin is also the author of The Postman. Overall I enjoyed reading these books, they're fun and undemanding and vaguely ... Read full review

Review: Sundiver (The Uplift Saga #1)

User Review  - David Bonesteel - Goodreads

An expedition composed of humans and aliens travels to the Sun to solve the mystery of the enigmatic beings who live there. The concept of Uplift, in which races achieve sentience via genetic ... Read full review

Review: Sundiver (The Uplift Saga #1)

User Review  - John Dredla - Goodreads

It turns out I did read this book decades ago. I remember it more fondly than my enjoyment this reading. It was difficult to follow some plot twists, and the main character lost believability too often. Read full review

Review: Sundiver (The Uplift Saga #1)

User Review  - Dustin - Goodreads

A complicated whodunit where the rules are never clearly defined, mired by the 1980's fascination with psychic crap and self-hypnosis, and further complicated by a political intrigue that only served to slow down the plot. Read full review

Review: Sundiver (The Uplift Saga #1)

User Review  - Emanuel Landeholm - Goodreads

Did not care for the psi/parapsych stuff. Sexist. Suspension of disbelief level: high. ET:s too anthropomorphic. Read full review

Review: Sundiver (The Uplift Saga #1)

User Review  - Marcus Ossowski - Goodreads

I read this book because Allan had talked about the series so much ten years ago. I was unimpressed. I could not care less about any of the characters and their motivations. I could see this becoming ... Read full review

Review: Sundiver (The Uplift Saga #1)

User Review  - Jay Adams - Goodreads

My first David Brin book was The Postman, the second was Sundiver. I would describe this book as a little weird, certainly a different type of sci-fi from what I've been reading. A bit tough to get ... Read full review

Review: Sundiver (The Uplift Saga #1)

User Review  - Skye - Goodreads

Alright Scifi, horrible mystery, a little hate to follow but with some good ideas and concepts. Read full review


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