Review of The Three Body Problem by Cixin Liu ( by our member Niles)

A recent review from Dragon and Jetpacks group member Niles. This group expanded from Goodreads to a blog run by the moderators to encourage more group involvement like this. It’s a well-done review of a solid Sci-Fi. Thanks to Niles for the insightful look at a recent award-winning novel. Reblogging on Archer’s Aim

205188721967: Ye Wenjie witnesses Red Guards beat her father to death during China’s Cultural Revolution. This singular event will shape not only the rest of her life but also the future of mankind.

Four decades later, Beijing police ask nanotech engineer Wang Miao to infiltrate a secretive cabal of scientists after a spate of inexplicable suicides. Wang’s investigation will lead him to a mysterious online game and immerse him in a virtual world ruled by the intractable and unpredicatable interaction of its three suns.

This is the Three-Body Problem and it is the key to everything: the key to the scientists’ deaths, the key to a conspiracy that spans light-years and the key to the extinction-level threat humanity now faces.

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The Three Body Problem is a hard science fiction novel by Chinese author Cixin Liu or Liu Cixin, I have seen it written both ways and I am not familiar…

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