SpotTheCat wrote:Captain Ned wrote:SpotTheCat wrote:I'm going to do Dan Simmon's Hyperion and its sequel. It supposed revitalized the Sci-Fi scene in the 1990's.
The four books that make up the Hyperion Cantos will never leave my library. If the last 50 pages or so of The Rise of Endymion don't leave you shattered and weeping, you have no soul.
Is the first one good on its own?
I think it's the best-written, certainly stylistically.