Category Archives: Brian Aldiss

Finches of Mars: conclusion

My earlier comments about this book still stand. It remained a book of ideas, lacking engaging characters. There were a couple of almost bright spots where the book started to show potential, but for me that potential remained unfulfilled. Maybe … Continue reading

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Brian Aldiss: Finches of Mars, early impressions.

I recently bought a signed edition of Brian Aldiss’s novel Finches of Mars, it is number 7 from a print run of 200. I had never read anything by Aldiss before, but I knew he was a respected science fiction author, … Continue reading

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