Burning Chrome by William Gibson

Burning Chrome

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William Gibson

fiction science fiction short stories adventurous challenging reflective fast-paced

224 pages | first published 1986

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"A breath of fresh air . . . the vision is deeply imagined, very complete and controlled . . . Gibson is truly brilliant."--Washington Times magazine From a true master of science fiction comes a collection of short stories that show how, no matte...
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Moods

adventurous 83%
dark 83%
sad 33%
tense 33%
challenging 25%
emotional 25%
relaxing 25%
mysterious 16%
reflective 16%
inspiring 8%

Pace

fast 58%
medium 41%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 71% | Character: 14% | Plot: 14%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 50% | No: 30% | N/A: 20%

Loveable characters?

No: 50% | It's complicated: 20% | Yes: 20% | N/A: 10%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 50% | It's complicated: 20% | No: 20% | N/A: 10%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 50% | It's complicated: 20% | No: 20% | N/A: 10%

Average rating

3.89