Neuromancer - William Gibson

on June 4, 2016, 11:57 am

It's been such a long time since I read this the first time. I had forgotten much of the plot. I only remembered that I had loved it.

May be my favourite science fiction novel of all time. It has managed to avoid those jarring clashes with our current futuristic reality. I am not sure how, given it was written in 1984. Goddamn ... 1984.

A year here and he still dreamed of cyberspace, hope fading nightly. All the speed he took, all the turns he'd taken and the corners he cut in Night City, and he'd still see the matrix in his dreams, bright lattices of logic unfolding across that colourless void...

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