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User Review  - Eyejaybee - LibraryThing

This is the novel that heralded the onset of the cyberpunk genre. Set in an unspecified yet not too distant future, moving between Japan and the United States, it follows the exploits of Case, a ... Read full review

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User Review  - deldevries - LibraryThing

A classic, but a very strange book. I realize that this classic set the stage for many, many things which came later. But I felt that it was rather random, wandered, and lacked clarity. Read full review

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User Review  - wethewatched - LibraryThing

This book is considered a classic in sci-fi and I can see why. While reading, I noticed many elements that no doubt inspired later books and movies including The Matrix. But I didn't enjoy it as much ... Read full review

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User Review  - brikis98 - LibraryThing

I can understand and appreciate that this book is "a classic" and one of the first to introduce a number of concepts that are commonplace in sci-fi today. The story includes lots of fascinating topics ... Read full review

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User Review  - StaticBlaq - LibraryThing

"The sky above the port was the color of television, tuned to a dead channel." A cracking open line that, such imagery that grabs your attention immediately and drags you into the world of Neuromancer ... Read full review

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User Review  - nmg1 - LibraryThing

inpired the matrix and definately a very unique scifi adventure novel. However the writing style is (purposefully) hectic and jarring an is not for everyone. Read full review

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User Review  - EJFisch - LibraryThing

I struggled a little with this book, which was kind of disappointing because I've always really loved all kinds of futuristic/sci-fi stories. Parts of it kept my attention and left me wanting to know ... Read full review

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User Review  - EmScape - LibraryThing

I just couldn't get into the rhythm of this. It was too scattered, to outside my experience. Too many things were not explained and it was confusing and made my head hurt to read it. The idea of the ... Read full review

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User Review  - themulhern - LibraryThing

A surprisingly dumb book by a very smart author. It's William Gibson alright, but it starts out so hard-boiled and ends up so pointless, which makes it ultimately a bit tedious. Parts, like the ... Read full review

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User Review  - kenzen - LibraryThing

Re-read this after many years and it holds up quite well. Read full review


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