The Fall of Hyperion

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Random House Publishing Group, Feb 2, 2011 - Fiction - 528 pages
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In the stunning continuation of the epic adventure begun in Hyperion, Simmons returns us to a far future resplendent with drama and invention.  On
the world of Hyperion, the mysterious Time Tombs are opening.  And the secrets they contain mean that nothing--nothing anywhere in the universe--will ever be the same.

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Compelling storytelling with an interesting plot. - Goodreads
Quite philosophical and difficult to read. - Goodreads
Fantastic read, great ending. - Goodreads
Astounded by his creativity and poetic writing style. - Goodreads
Good story but with some very unnecessary writing. - Goodreads
Has a nice pace, good adventure, decent characters. - Goodreads

Review: The Fall of Hyperion (Hyperion Cantos #2)

User Review  - Henry Avila - Goodreads

As the pilgrims seek the Shrike, the ominous thing, in the eerie Valley of the Time Tombs, avoided by the frightened inhabitants, here, on the planet Hyperion, it does not appear, what to do? Days ... Read full review

Review: The Fall of Hyperion (Hyperion Cantos #2)

User Review  - Derek Palm - Goodreads

Another great book from this series. I think i enjoyed the first one a bit more as this one was more focused on the war between the Hegemony, the Ousters, and the Core versus the shrike and the people on the shrike pilgrimage but still good none the less. Read full review

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Dan Simmons is a recipient of a Hugo Award and the author of critically acclaimed suspense and science fiction novels. He makes his home in Colorado.

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