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reviewed Too Like the Lightning: Book One of Terra Ignota

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Too Like the Lightning: Book One of Terra Ignota (2016, Tor Books)

3 star

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"The world into which Mycroft and Carlyle have been born is as strange to our 21st-century eyes as ours would be to a native of the 1500s. It is a hard-won utopia built on technologically-generated abundance, and also on complex and mandatory systems of labeling all public writing and speech... And in this world, Mycroft and Carlyle have stumbled on …