MagicNet MOBI ↠ Hardcover

MagicNet If I can remember a book ten or twenty years later, that means it made an impact on me especially if I only got to read it once Though the real world is pretty average and realistic, the Magicnet is just crazybut in a cool way I want to read this book again so that I can get a solid review down for it. Not to bad worth the read So as you can surmise from the title, this is a book about magic and the network This takes place pre the internet but it does use bbs concepts All in all it was OK, there was some sex but not too in your face, the main character was mostly along for the ride, but that s OK sometimes This wouldn t be dechancie s best work, but if you like his style you will like this at least as well as the newer castle books If you have read the castle books or the trucker book Not to bad worth the read So as you can surmise from the title, this is a book about magic and the network This takes place pre the internet but it does use bbs concepts All in all it was OK, there was some sex but not too in your face, the main character was mostly along for the ride, but that s OK sometimes This wouldn t be dechancie s best work, but if you like his style you will like this at least as well as the newer castle books If you have read the castle books or the trucker books start there and then come back here I don t regret buying this a bit unrewarding garbage avoid at all costs. Forgot that I had read this one before and not enjoyed it Good premise, but it quickly dissolves into a hot mess. Lost interest near the end and have zero interest in going back The characters didn t wow me and the plot seemed too mutable. This is a well written book, and despite having been written in the early 90s and based on computer technology of that era You run programs by typing their name in at the DOS prompt There is no mouse to be seen , the story holds up very well.The main idea in this story is that with the aid of computers to add precision to magic, magicians have created a parallel magical universe Spells work, and demons can be summoned and can kill people Skye King, the viewpoint character, learns this the ha This is a well written book, and despite having been written in the early 90s and based on computer technology of that era You run programs by typing their name in at the DOS prompt There is no mouse to be seen , the story holds up very well.The main idea in this story is that with the aid of computers to add precision to magic, magicians have created a parallel magical universe Spells work, and demons can be summoned and can kill people Skye King, the viewpoint character, learns this the hard way when a longstanding friend of his dies just that way But that s only the start of their interaction Grant, the dead friend, is now a ghost communicating with King through a computer program King s mission, should he choose to accept it, is to deal with Merlin Jones, wizard, sysop of Magicnet, and occasional sender of demons.It s a good romp through Los Angeles like you ve never seen it before, and my never see it again Unless you run the right software, of course Computers and magic combine in a dazzling and dangerous vision from the bestselling author of the Castle Perilous series De Chancie demonstrates the range of his skill and the mastery of his writing by creating a world entirely like our own, yet transformed in a way that can be imagined only by a truly original mind ❮Reading❯ ➺ Muerte en Hamburgo (Jan Fabel, Author Craig Russell – Lavons.co.uk yet transformed in a way that can be imagined only by a truly original mind


About the Author: John DeChancie

From his website John DeChancie is the author of over two dozen books, fiction and nonfiction, and has written for periodicals as widely varied as Penthouse and Cult Movies His novels in the science fiction and fantasy genres have been attracting a wide readership forthan fifteen years, and over a million copies of his books have seen print, many in foreign languages John s first work was Starrigger Berkley Ace ,1984 , followed by Red Limit Freeway 1985 and Paradox Alley 1987 , completing the Skyway Trilogy, one of the most imaginative, mind expanding series in science fiction Beloved of SF readers around the world, the trilogy has become a cult classic It is no exaggeration to say that the trilogy has found a place in the hearts of readers along with the works of Heinlein, Asimov, and Clarke Jerry Pournelle, co author with Larry Niven of the classics The Mote in God s Eye and Lucifer s Hammer, has compared the series to the best of A E van Vogt, and better written The convoluted plot takes the reader on a mind bending journey to the end of the universe and back His humorous fantasy series, beginning with Castle Perilous, became a best seller for Berkley Ace William Morrow published MagicNet, which Booklist said was a welcome sigh of comic relief shamelessly droll, literate, and thoroughly entertaining Magicnet is the fantasy genre s whimsical answer to Neuromancer He has also written in the horror genre His short fiction has appeared in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction and in numerous original anthologies, the latest of which is Spell Fantastic His story collection, Other States of Being, was recently published by Pulpless.com, Inc., an online and print on demand publisher He currently lives in Los Angeles and is at work writing novels, articles, short stories, and screenplays His latest book was the short story collection THE LITTLE GRAY BOOK OF ALIEN STORIES published by Borderlands Press John s most recent short story publication was in the original anthology SPACE CADETS, edited by Mike Resnick and published by LAcon IV, the 64th World Science Fiction Convention The book was published in both limited and trade hardback editions The book is available here He has just completed a mystery novel and information on this new book something different from anything he has ever written is forthcoming He will also have two new film articles in the second big issue of the new cult film magazine MONDO CULT, also forthcoming.


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