I've read Singularity Sky and the The Family Trade. Stross is a writer with a flair for describing the the more extreme reaches of technological progress and making you feel like you might be a home in his strange but familiar world. I am not sure about his characters though and I get the impression that he develops them with one eye to his market. Iain M Banks does people better, but Stross is definitely going places with his stories. I'm sure I'll read more of his stuff.
>>By popol (Friday, 30 Sep 2005 00:51)
Accelerando is definitely worth reading, makes William Gibson look like a Victorian doctor compared to Craig Venter
>>By flamencoprof (Thursday, 24 Jan 2008 10:59)
I have tried finishing Accelerando three times now however, I still can't get past the fifth page without falling into a deep snooze. So many damned acroynms.
>>By Verb (Saturday, 26 Jan 2008 19:05)
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