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Dec 1, 2023Liked by John Birmingham

Brilliant! I wake up dying for a decent 2am read and JB delivers 1,000 pages of goodness straight to my tablet.

I really must pay him some more money one day, but he’d probably just spend it on drugs, alcohol, and horrible jazz records.

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Dec 1, 2023Liked by John Birmingham

John Birmingham is the best of the best of Australia sure he has born in old Blighty, But he's been around for enough decades to make a Genuine Aussie. And by God he can write! The Weapons of Choice trilogy was probably the best bit of military science fiction I have ever read and I've read a lot of them. Zero Day Code is a different genre but equally impressive.

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Dec 1, 2023Liked by John Birmingham

I bought all the audiobooks! Was a great journey.

/shudder Kindle

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I really really want this trilogy but I really really don't want to sign up to the Beast of Bez.

Quandary, much.

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That’s great! Thanks! Is there any word when the 3rd Cruel Stars book will be released?

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Thankee thankee thankee, ver' much app-reciated!

I'm in a trilogy-ical mood - the Children of Time by Adrian Tchaikovsky is a marvel of great SF and deserving of a second read soon. So too goes my re-read plan for Zero Day Code, re-visiting favorite characters living and not so living. Somehow I can never read just one book in a trilogy - if I don't have all three books of the set I get nervous real quick.

p.s. the Golden Minute universe is lacking something - like more books! I love that guy and that gal and I want them to get together and find his horse alive and kicking, like moments after losing the poor critter.

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Ugh, that would be a travesty. Still look forward to the print version, trust in your expertise. Best wishes for the festive season, onwards to 2024

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Hi JB, great news but would like to add the trio of these books to my hard copy collection. Looking forward to the day when they're released as such, would've made a self Christmas present!!

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