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Review: Snow Crash

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Started reading this as it was recommended. Wish I hadn't. The poor grammar and awful writing style made me cringe. I soon got tired of reading another 'like' simile. There were three in one sentence ... Read full review

Review: Snow Crash

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What a horrible book. The reader is left with too many unresolved loose ends. The world was 'fairly' well described, the characters were weak, the dialogue mediocre, but i keep coming back to that ... Read full review

Review: Snow Crash

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If you are thinking about reading this book and want to enjoy it, do not bring your brain. A lot of the concepts sound brilliant, that is until you get further into the book and realize that they are ... Read full review

Review: Snow Crash

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Finally done with it. Congratulations are in order. Neal Stephenson is on my NEVER AGAIN shelf from now on. Read full review

Review: Snow Crash

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Fascinating premise and interesting world, ruined by atrocious writing, LOL SARCASM SEE WHAT I DID THERE-level 'humour', childish metaphors, and dialogue that reads like two inebriated 14yo retards arguing in a karaoke bar. So much wasted potential. Read full review

Review: Snow Crash

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I don't think this is a book that has aged well. What might have seemed interesting and futuristic in 1992, seems kind of corny and dated now. I also felt like Stephenson felt like he had thought of a ... Read full review

Review: Snow Crash

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So. much. dialogue. If you don't read too closely, the excessive dialogue, most of which is a history lesson disguised as narrative, you might think these characters have some personality. Instead ... Read full review

Review: Snow Crash

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My first impression of Snow Crash came from my younger son who was looking at it as it laid on the table waiting for me to get to it. He said something like, "The main character's name is Hiro ... Read full review

Review: Snow Crash

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"It was, of course, nothing more than sexism, the especially virulent type espoused by male techies who sincerely believe that they are too smart to be sexists." -page 57 The most accurate statement ... Read full review

Review: Snow Crash

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Should have been "Snow Crap". Don't read this if you actually know anything and like network technologies. Read full review


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