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Worldwired by Elizabeth Bear
"The men who love war are mostly the ones who have never been in it"
This is quoted near the end of this last part of the trilogy, but I can't find the originator.
This book hits the climax and the resolution of the series -- communication with the aliens, political assassination, the dropping of the world wire, chaos and sacrifice -- and continues the excellent characterization and plot. I stayed up later than I planned to finish it. This book is bloodier than the others, but not unnecessarily. Definitely a good trilogy to read.
Williams talks about Mars authors, and tells us her favorite is Ray Bradbury. I liked all of these, which is unusual, so I will just connect you…
Williams wrote about how she had a lot of problems with books using apocalypse when she was young, and there were a number of stories in this issue…
This had a good enough page on Amazon that I bought it from SFBC. It's much more loose than I expected. Post-apocalypse has put everybody on our…