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Review: Sundiver (The Uplift Saga #1)

User Review  - Brad - Goodreads

Brin has some interesting concepts but his writing isn't very good. There is very little description. Usually when an author is frugal with details images still form as the story progresses. But this ... Read full review

Review: Sundiver (The Uplift Saga #1)

User Review  - Jamie Rich - Goodreads

Meh. Altho, to be fair it was written in 1980. Our hero is a fish mash of disturbed ideas that never really fits together. The plot is rather contrived, and the aliens are not so much. But I will plug along an see what the second book in this series yields. Read full review

Review: Sundiver (The Uplift Saga #1)

User Review  - Emily - Goodreads

The plot was interesting but the characters would annoy me. The main character would say things like oh she's a really great scientist but she sure looks good in those shorts. It just annoyed me and the plot wasn't good enough to overcome that. Read full review

Review: Sundiver (The Uplift Saga #1)

User Review  - Felicia - Goodreads

I quit partway though this book, because it was just unreadably cheesy. A friend says that the other books in the series don't depend on this one, so I'll be trying one of them instead. Read full review

Review: Sundiver (The Uplift Saga #1)

User Review  - Leland Gilsen - Goodreads

could not get into this story... intelligent creatures living on the surface of the sun made no evolutionary sense Read full review

Review: Sundiver (The Uplift Saga #1)

User Review  - Steven Glenton - Goodreads

A bit too plodding for me, couldn't really find any interest or empathy with any of the characters Read full review

Review: Sundiver (The Uplift Saga #1)

User Review  - Shane Moore - Goodreads

"Sundiver" has made me resolve not to read any more Science Fiction that is older than I am. It has charming elements: a voyage to the sun, vivid descriptions of plausible scientific advancements, and ... Read full review

Review: Sundiver (The Uplift Saga #1)

User Review  - Matteo Fusco - Goodreads

found it hard to get into the book. ideas seemed to have been done before in science fiction. characters were boring and unrelatable. 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  - Miriam - Goodreads

Did not finish. Too... soft hearted for my current state. Read full review


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