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Age of miracles

John Brunner

Age of miracles

science fiction.

by John Brunner

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Published by Sidgwick & Jackson in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesScience fiction special -- 13
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13988265M

Apr 28,  · This is my review of The Age of Miracles, a YA Dystopian, by Karen Thomson Walker. I didn't like it that much, but I thought that there were some good ideas. Apr 01,  · I purchased The Age Of Miracles for myself and have read it over at least twice. It is the kind of book to refer back to and revisit. It is chock full of wonderful and inspirational messages and reminders that life has wonder to offer at any age.4/5(30).

Jun 21,  · Karen Thompson Walker is a graduate of UCLA and the Columbia MFA program. A former book editor, she wrote The Age of Miracles in the mornings before work. Born and raised in San Diego, California, she now lives in Brooklyn with her husband. show more/5(K). Sep 02,  · A book that delves into the psyche of its characters, even if the characters are dealing with ordinary issues, like family, seems to me more profound than a plot-driven book about the world ending. Of course, you can have a book that accomplishes both, but The Age of Miracles isn’t one of them. I still agree with my original assessment—I.

Jul 02,  · 'The Age Of Miracles' Considers Earth's Fragility In Karen Thompson Walker's first book, climate change makes the Earth's rotation grow more and more sluggish, but . Jun 26,  · age of miracles I read this book many years ago and just reread it. Pretty sad in places but worth the time. A coming of age story set against the slowing down of the earths rotation. Eventually, with 2 weeks of daylight then 2 weeks of darkness, you wonder how man can survive.4/4().


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Jun 21,  · We do." -- The Age of Miracles For a book that is about the end of the world, this is a surprisingly quiet and slow-moving story. year-old Julia wakes up one morning to learn that the earth's rotation has slowed, adding minutes and then hours to every day/5.

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Julia's world changes dramatically when scientists announce. Dec 01,  · I have given one book as a gift and given another away. And right now, as I type this, I cannot remember any deep lessons from anything she has written. Which is why it is no surprise for me to say that reading The Age of Miracles: Embracing the New Midlife was nice but hardly profound.4/5.

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Set in modern-day California, “the slowing” is the term used to describe the mysterious phenomenon of Earth’s rotation gradually decelerating. The book is written in the past tense, and Julia. Jul 27,  · “The Age of Miracles” is also unlikely to fully satisfy science-fiction buffs.

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Sep 25,  · I just completed The Age of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker this past week. I was torn if I should write a review on it or not because, although I enjoyed the way that Walker writes, I was disturbed by the story. Hello. That is what was intended!!.

This was a book that I didn't want to put down. Jan 15,  · Praise for The Age of Miracles “[A] moving tale that mixes the real and surreal, the ordinary and the extraordinary with impressive fluency and flair Ms. Walker has an instinctive feel for narrative architecture, creating a story, in lapidary prose, that moves ahead with a sense of both the inevitable and the unexpected Ms.

Jan 15,  · I did like The Age of Miracles. The story could have used some adult input, though my guess is it wasn't done because the author would have had to explain more about what was going on in the world. The Age of Miracles, more than anything, is a book that will make you think - about science, about humans, about everything that lives on this planet/5().Book reviews cover the content, themes and worldviews of fiction books, not their literary merit, and equip parents to decide whether a book is appropriate for their children.

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