Thursday, December 24, 2015

The Exception That Proves the Rule, by Mathew Burrows

Find this book
(Military SF) Fresh from school, Alastair joins a near-future British intelligence unit that's trying to identify people before they become terrorists. (6,400 words; Time: 21m)

Rating: ★☆☆☆☆, Needs Improvement

"," by (edited by August Cole), appeared in War Stories from the Future (RSR review), published on by .

Mini-Review (click to view--possible spoilers)

Pro: There is a certain amount of tension when Gerald gets his final assignment.

Con: The story is all tell, no show; lots of infodumps, almost no dialogue or action. The author has trouble controlling POV as well.

Other Reviews: Search Web

No comments (may contain spoilers):

Post a Comment (comment policy)