Singularity Sky

Front Cover
Penguin, Jun 29, 2004 - Fiction - 352 pages
23 Reviews
Four hundred years in the future, time travel has been perfected and groundbreaking developments in Artificial Intelligence have been made. But is this a great step forward for humanity--or its ultimate downfall?
 

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
2
4 stars
12
3 stars
5
2 stars
4
1 star
0

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - TadAD - LibraryThing

I liked that he actually grappled with the glaring hole in wide-screen space opera: causality violation caused by faster than light travel. Very little science fiction does...and that's fine if the ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - TCWriter - LibraryThing

Singularity Sky was Charlie Stross' debut novel, and for those who embrace "hard" science fiction, it's a good read. Big fun, lots of ideas, and a singular take on humanity. At times, Stross writes ... Read full review

Contents

prologue
preparations for departure
the spacelike horizon
the admirals
wolf depository incident
telegram from the dead
a semiotic
diplomatic behavior
circus of death
jokers
the telephone repairman
delivery service
epilogue
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2004)

Charles Stross was born in Leeds, England in 1964. He holds degrees in pharmacy and computer science, and has worked in a variety of jobs including pharmacist, technical author, software engineer, and freelance journalist. He is now a full-time writer.

Bibliographic information