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User Review  - renbedell - LibraryThing

A thrilling cyberpunk book that has plenty of action and weirdness. Loved the writing and narration as the protagonist shows us this future world (with an alternate history) filled with technological ... Read full review

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User Review  - majkia - LibraryThing

Heralding the onset of the cyberpunk sub-genre, Neuromancer hits all the bells and whistles one expects. A dark and convoluted world where AI makes reality and the matrix (heh) brush shoulders so closely that one can't be sure where one ends and the other begins. Read full review

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User Review  - rretzler - LibraryThing

I won't go into a synopsis of the book, as many people have already summarized it, and much better than I ever could. For those of you who are not aware, Neuromancer won the Hugo, the Nebula and the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Sean191 - LibraryThing

I know I'm not the first to think of this (confirmed via Google just a moment ago) but to me, if the director/producers of the Matrix didn't pay William Gibson something when they made that movie ... Read full review

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User Review  - EnsignRamsey - LibraryThing

Completed this novel at the second attempt after a break of almost 30 years. It remains frustrating, the writing style is still hard to follow, initially it's hard to understand what is happening, or ... Read full review

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User Review  - mybucketlistofbooks - LibraryThing

Dec 2013 re-reading: Since I had so much trouble with this the first time I decided to give it another go. I was able to understand what was going on much better this time and found myself enjoying it ... Read full review

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User Review  - Pantalaimon01 - LibraryThing

I read this back when it was first published, and it blew me away. It was so different to any other science fiction I'd read up to then. It contains one of my favorite opening lines - 'The sky above ... Read full review

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A classic sci-fi cyberpunk story, it's hard to believe that it's been in print for nearly 30 years. It's somewhat dated now, but incredibly visionary considering it was written before the Internet.

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A truly interesting classic type of sci-fi genre read. Very complicated and strange, entertaining all the way through.

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User Review  - longhorndaniel - LibraryThing

it had some good qualities but just dragged along without any overwhelming characters; left too much on the table for me Read full review


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