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Eight Books From the Last Decade That Made Me Excited About SF | Tor.com

Eight Books From the Last Decade That Made Me Excited About SF | Tor.com | Science, Technology, and Current Futurism | Scoop.it
Eight Books From the Last Decade That Made Me Excited About SF by Jo Walton
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I've seen the movies for Never Let Me Go (both The Island and the movie Never Let Me Go). I think if you see the movie Never Let Me Go, you might get angry at the glossiness of The Island. 

 

I'm almost finished reading Anathem! Awesome book about a post-apocalyptic, post-Singularity world that is similar but not the same as our Earth.

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Don't Burn Your Books---Print Is Here to Stay

Don't Burn Your Books---Print Is Here to Stay | Science, Technology, and Current Futurism | Scoop.it
The e-book had its moment, but sales are slowing. Readers still want to turn those crisp, bound pages, writes Nicholas Carr.
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If the nonfiction and literary fiction books are still preferred as hardcopies, what does this mean for the digital textbook? 

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