For the lovers of food, celebrity chefs, samurais and comic books out there: Get Jiro! was written for you. The setting is a future Los Angeles, where society’s richest citizen’s live in the walled-off and guarded Inner Ring of the city. All other forms of entertainment have become passe and withered away, and chefs are the new celebrity royalty. Continue reading
Neuromancer was published in 1984, the year I was born, and although I didn’t know it until now, I’ve been living with this book my whole life.
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This week I have three book reviews. I thought about writing reviews for all the books I read. Not professional quality book reviews, mind you, but a rambling collection of my thoughts on what I’ve read. I was going to do a piece on The Princess Bride for this week (I finished it about two weeks ago), and then finished the next book I was reading, and then a quick graphic novel. So I’m reviewing all three, but I’ll post them individually over the next few days instead of in one lump. So, in the order I read them, let’s begin.