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My experience with cyberpunk has not been large. I have read Neal Stephenson's Snow Crash and The Diamond Age, and liked them well enough. This Canadian novel is the archetypal cyberpunk novel and won the triple crown of sci-fi literary awards: the Nebula Award, the Philip K. Dick Award, and the Hugo Award. For most of the novel, I was not too enticed. I kept waiting for myself to care, and to feel really invested…

A chance to read all the books I own/borrowed, but have not read. 12 books in 12 months. I own most of these books, but a few are borrowed from friends. The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Doysovesky Beloved by Toni Morrison Plays by Anton Chekhov Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen Tess of the D'Ubervilles by Thomas Hardy Frankenstein by Mary Shelley Little, Big by John Crowley…