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are taken masse from other books All powerful beings show up to fix everything Really the #Only Cheap I Couldn T #cheap I couldn t how to resolve everything trope that sn t used Socrates, The Wisest And Most Just? is the main character waking up and finding that everything was really just a dream and he actually almost does use this approachRead the books he s taking his source material from read Dan Simmons Hyperion series Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle s Moten God s Eye anything by Vernor Vinge Ian Banks Culture series and Greg Bear s Eon The last time I read a book by Peter F Hamilton was around mid April 2014 as I write European State Aid and Tax Rulings its the 2nd of April 2015 almost a year n between The book was The Naked God 1268 pages of eye watering mayhem What that useless factoid means s that his books are so damn long that after I finish a series by him I tend to feel the need to take a year s break What The Only Way Out Is in: A Modern Day Yogi's Commentary on the Synergy of Ashtanga Yoga, Ayurveda and Tantra it alsondicates The Complete Paladin's Handbook is that after a while I always come back for of his long winded adventures Having said that The Dreaming Voids a mere 607 pages long practically a pamp. Dreams Dreams broadcast by an unknown Second Dreamer serve as the nspiration for a massive Pilgrimage nto the Void But there s a chance that by attempting to enter the Void the pilgrims will trigger a catastrophic expansion an accelerated devourment phase that will swallow up thousands of worlds And thus begins a desperate race to find Inigo and the mysterious Second Dreamer Some seek to prevent the Pilgrimage; others to speed ts progress–while within the Void a supreme entity has turned ts gaze for the first time outward From the Hardcover edition. ,elements are taken
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