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Books How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe

Author
Thumb_f01fc92a4407475c5f9da222a9115caf Charles Yu
Year
2010
Publisher
Pantheon
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  • This being a sci-fi metafiction, the world is the novel and vice versa: Yu’s story-line geometry does sometimes lack complexity, and while P. Y. isn’t exactly a hero, he does at least get a starring role in his own stasis. The nerdy science fiction of time travel, the framework underlying the novel’s world, while likewise incomplete and not always convincing, is enjoyably batty.