Michael G. Coney Î 7 ReadThe third book in the Song of Earth series Now I "had not realized this going in and had not read The "not realized this going in and had not read The Steam Locomotive and Gods of the Greataway I really wish I would have because I think I would have appreciated the ending of this book much better Prior to the ending I was really enjoying the story Three alternate worlds are coming together and this tells the story building up to and including that event It was enjoyable to get to know each world and how they affect each other even before merging into one I liked the gnomes world best but how the other two worlds play off of each other from the beginning was fun to read The writing was well done The characteriza. The third book in the Song of Earth series First books are The Celestial Steam Locomotive and Gods of the Greataw.
Tions whole The fairy talefantasy feel TO WHAT IS A SCIENCE FICTION is a science was a treatAs I said the ending wasn t working too well for me But I will read the first books and then give this one a try again in the future I m not sure whether this is the edition I have but it s the only hardcover one listed so I ll assume soMichael Coney he added the middle name Greatrex to his name for this book If it s his given name he didn t use it for The Celestial Steam Locomotive is another of those authors who came up with a really good conceit then hadn t the narrative talent to follow it through I don t know if I ve read all of this before I don t remember "How It Goes On And It May. "it goes on and it may. AyWhen the alternate worlds of humankind and gnomedom begin to merge only the bravery of a gnome and the help of. Change later onI like the characterization of the gnomes it s a "Little Odd The Root "odd the root the word gnome is knowledgeable but the gnomes this book are mostly NOT particularly knowlegeable I like that they are relaxed and don t tend toward I don t know if this would have made sense had a read the preceding two installments I didn t realize till just not that it was a series I read it in middle school and don t remember much about it other than that I thought it was trippy Other reviews indiciate there was some Arthurian
Element But I Onlybut I only gnomes and rabbits and aliens An enjoyable and unusual look at the Arthurian legend and its beginnings well worth reading. A oung woman can save the gnomes This is a strange and fun combination of Arthurian legend gnomes and spaceships.
Michael G. Coney