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> [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of raybell_scot
> Sent: 04 August 2007 01:25
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> Subject: [SFC] Re: Hello Everyone
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Mike Carson"
> <wildman59_1977@...> wrote:
> > Hello, just a quick note to say that I read "Childhood's End"
> > and "Stranger In A Strange Land" back to back in 1974 at the age of
> > Those two books fueled the fire that still burns within. "Time
> > For Love" soon followed and I expected all of it to be that good.
> > Impossible! Look forward to the group and discussions. What's been
> > written in the last 20 years that is classic or destined to be
My vote is for Iain M Banks and the Culture series; Consider Phlebas or
Player of Games. It's space opera, but it's good space opera. Come to think
of it, is that within the twenty year rule?