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Childhood's End


When the silent spacecraft arrived and took the light from the world, no one knew what to expect. But, although the Overlords kept themselves hidden ... Show synopsis

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Childhood's End

by Dizzy on Apr 21, 2011

This is a great book with the tension mounting right from the start. The premise of the book changes as you read it and the words flow freely and is a great buy for yourself or as a present. More


Full of Interesting Ideas

by ACCTuary on Apr 8, 2007

*** Contains Spoilers *** The best way to describe this effort is as three Utopian Essays loosely connected by a plot. In no particular order as it appears in the novel, they are as follows: The one that strikes me as the most interesting concerns the social engineering of a model artists colony. ... More


who is it?? is it really???

by oursaladbowl on Apr 4, 2007

Clarke has a way with making words flow into the makings of a story. As soon as you read a little bit into the book, you are suddenly able to pick up and put it down with ease because the story line sticks in your head. A well designed science fiction that is intended to surprise the readers, but not ... More

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