Thursday, October 1, 2009

Little Brother

Today something more than the usual the Golden Age SF from Project Gutenberg.

Cover by Yuko Shimizu

Little Brother (2008) by Cory Doctorow

"The novel is about several teenagers in San Francisco who, in the aftermath of a terrorist attack on the San Francisco – Oakland Bay Bridge and BART system, defend themselves against what they see as the Department of Homeland Security's attacks on the Bill of Rights. The novel is also available free on the author's website, as a Creative Commons download."  Copyright © 2007 by Cory Doctorow.

(Cover by Schoenherr)

Gone Fishing by James H. Schmitz (Analog Science Fact & Fiction, May 1961)

"There is no predictable correlation between intelligence and ethics, nor is ruthlessness necessarily an evil thing. And there is nothing like enforced, uninterrupted contemplation to learn to distinguish one from another...."

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