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Reathing w hAt THe F uCK Ticking away the moments that make up a dull dayFritter and waste the hours in an offhand wayKicking around on a piece of ground in your home townWaiting for someone or something to show you the wayTired of ying in the sunshine staying home to watch the rainYou are young and ife is ong and there is time to kill todayAnd then one day you find ten years have got behind youNo one told you when to run you missed the starting gunPink Floyd TimeI am just going to say it Blake Crouch is the King of Modern Speculative Science FictionHere is your crown Your Majesty We are not worthyImagine trying to follow up Dark Matter with something just as uniue and mind blowing I think I probably would have just stopped there if I had written it The apex would have been reached There is no way I could have topped it Even trying would probably have fallen flat feeling Entranced (The Donovan Legacy, like I just could not have done any betterTo which Emperor Crouch says HOLD MY BEER Recursion is just as mind blowingly uniue as Dark Matter And muchike Dark Matter I cannot say too much about why it is awesome and mind blowing without ruining it So I will give you an idea of in what way it blew my mind by comparing to a scene from an episode of Black Mirror This comparison will not spoil Recursion but it will spoil Black Mirror so I will put it in a spoiler tag If you have watched all Black Mirror episodes or don t care about spoilers you can click it without concernSo my mind was blown in the same way as view spoiler the episode where they are trying to get the guy to give details about a crime by interrogating a duplicate version of his consciousness that thinks it is the real him At the end of the episode they turn on a Christmas song and eave him ocked in a kitchen istening to the song over and over In the real world they just decide to eave him ocked in as a form of torture over the weekend But to the trapped consciousness it will feel ike billions of years not being able to eat sleep or stop istening to the same Christmas song over and over hide spoiler Recursion has become the first sci fi standalone to be included in my favorite shelvesAs many readers probably did my first experience with reading Crouch s work was for Dark Matter I was super impressed by it and after hearing that the author has a new sci fi thriller that s highly recommended for readers who oved Dark Matter gave me so much joy it would be insane for me to not take a ook at Recursion Do note that taking a ook at Crouch s novel can be surmised as reading the novel non stop until completion This book was undoubtedly exceptional it was so good that it made Dark Matter which I Buried loved and rated 455 stars feltike a practice novel so that Crouch has the skill to unleash the full capacity of his brain towards the creation of this cleverly crafted insanityTwo central characters drive the plot The first main character is Barry Sutton a cop that s investigating the mysterious phenomenon dubbed as False Memory Syndrome FMS a phenomenon that drives its victims insane with false memories of a ife they never ived The other main character Helena Smith is a neuroscientist that understands the importance of memory she decides to dedicate her ife to create a technology that could preserve any moment of the recipient s memories This is pretty much all I can say regarding the general premise Reviewing Crouch s book is not an easy task there s a huge imitation on how much of the plot I can talk about unless I risk spoiling something and I don t want that To avoid
spoilers I will say this Recursion is a sci fi thriller about I will say this Recursion is a sci fi thriller about and how precious they are in defining humanity and their sense of identity Imbued inside this resonating theme was an addictive story about ove oss ambition redemption and ife Life is nothing how he expected it would be when he was young and iving under the delusion that things could be controlled Nothing can be controlled Only endured When I started this book I knew I would be thoroughly engaged by it and Crouch exceeded my high expectations brilliantly Crouch outstandingly proved that he s super capable of writing a fast paced story that doesn t neglect crucial characterizations Dark Matter was thought provoking and this book held similar philosophical discussions about ife and choices but honestly speaking Recursion resonated with me because I believe that Crouch has improved as an author his prose was extremely well polished and the characters were fleshed out I truly didn t expect this novel to be this evocative and arge scale There were moments where I felt genuinely sad
*terrified and heart *and heart by what the characters went through The poignant thought provoking passages made me reflect on ife the gradual increase in stakes and scope that eventually became destructive and global as the story progressed fully stole my attention cover to cover I ve been having difficulties in my ife it s almost as if this book appeared at the right timing to brighten my mood by teaching me how to think better moving appeared at the right timing to brighten my mood by teaching me how to think better moving I m truly grateful for it Life with a cheat code isn t A Certain Justice (Adam Dalgliesh, life Our existence isn t something to be engineered or optimized for the avoidance of pain That s what it is to be human the beauty and the pain each meaningless without the other Recursion was relentlessly thrilling unpredictable and mind blowing Crouch s narrative was utterly unputdownable the harrowing events displayed were enormously impactful and I absolutelyoved every moment of reading this vivid magnificence I can vouch with certainty that Recursion broke a new milestone for me by becoming the first sci fi standalone to be included in my favorites shelves with a full 55 stars rating Read this breathtaking novel as soon as you can Trust me you won t regret it SidenoteI heard Recursion is currently being planned for TV series adaptation by Netflix and I m so excited for itYou can order the book from Book Depository Free shipping You can find this and the rest of my reviews at Novel Notions. Ing than any disease a force that attacks not just our minds but the very fabric of the past And as its effects begin to unmake the world as we know it only he and Helena working together will stand a chance at defeating itBut how can they make a stand when reality itself is shifting and crumbling all around the. .
UPDATE IT S OUT Go read it so we can all gush about it45 As always Crouch knows how to keep you on your toes and does a great job at mixing thriller and sci fi genreA mysterious disease starts affecting people s memory giving them memories of a ife they never Cinderella Unmasked (Fairytale Fantasies lived NYPD detective Barry Sutton is trying to investigated how the False Memory Syndrome is spreading and ultimately will come to face Helena Smith a neuroscientist who invented a device that s changing the worldRecursion will make you uestion time memory andifeWhile the characters and dialogues didn t grab me from the start I grew to care about them and their story and By the end I couldn t put the book down The story also became a ot darker than I expected which I oved and the concepts mentioned were fascinatingIf you ve enjoyed Dark Matter by him I recommend you pick up this oneCan t wait to see the Netflix adaptation I received an ARC from the publisher via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review CONGRATULATIONS Goodreads Choice Awards Science Fiction Winner Everything will The Power Of A Choice look better in the morning There FIVE MIND BENDING STARSBook readers tend to throw around wordsike addictive and unputdownable But I m dead serious about those words And guys I m here to tell you I read RECURSION straight through dinner ast night until I finished at three am this morning What an intelligent and freakin addictive thrillerThe first half sets up the rest of the book and it is crucial to read carefully and try to understand the very simple uantum physics necessary to travel around in time LOL I finally thought I had the timelines straight in my mind without the use of a giant white board I wanted to keep it straight so I read And read And cried And marveled And cried again And closed the Kindle And kept thinking and marveling and sighing Who doesn t want a do over in ife Personally I don t trust anyone that says they ive with no regrets Even if you consider yourself a perfect specimen I guarantee you have deeply hurt someone s feelings or perhaps grieved the oss of a The Case for Paleolibertarianism and Realignment on the Right loved one If those aren t regrets then you may be a sociopathWhat if you could go back through your memories and fix them Change events in order to protect children countries civilizations This is the uestion RECURSION poses to the reader As wonderful an idea as this is there are of course conseuences to changing history Blake Crouch turns his incredible imaginationoose in his Oh My God, What a Complete Aisling latest thriller and your mind will be racing trying to keep up himRECURSION is set in 2007 and 2018 this isn t futuristic Helene our genius scientist works to discover a cure for Alzheimer s and you will find yourself constantly wondering if this memory recapture business is actually a real thing now IT IS READ THE ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS IN THE BACK Iove sci fi that reads Monsieur Pain like it could be factual Iove sci fi with colorful endearing characters I ove sci fi with the entire world s future at stake and these two characters must save us I ove sci fi when those two characters carry on an epic ove story to end all ove stories I ove RECURSION I think I ove it than
Dark Matter And I never thought I would say that Hey allMatter And I never thought I would say that Hey all influential readers this is still available on NetGalley Grab it before it is too Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts. late NETFLIX already bought the movie rights and it is gonna be HUGE Many thanks to the publisher and the author for allowing me to read and review the advanced copy of RECURSION All opinions are mine But what do you cling to moment to moment if memories can simply change What then is real Imagine you woke up one morning and discovered that your entireife your job your kids your friends all your experiences wasn t real It still feels real You remember it vividly But you also suddenly remember another ife your real ife And you are told that the ife you remember is a result of FMS False Memory Syndrome an illusion created by your brainI don t know about you but that thought is horrifyingIn this book New York City cop Barry Sutton investigates the suicide of a woman with FMS She killed herself after trying to make contact with the husband from her false memories and finding him married with a child How strange it is that she remembers an entire ife with a man who exists but he doesn t seem to remember her at all Barry finds himsel Congratulations for winning of best sci fi category from goodreads choice awards 2020 This is one of my favorite books of the year Five OMG I m suffering from brain cells bleeding and explosion of my Glitter Bomb (A Scrapbooking Mystery, last standing grey cells what the hell I just read and who am I starsI know the drill butet me rephrase one time This is not an easy soft sunshine and rainbows reading In my opinion people who are brave enough to dive into this journey should put themselves an I test and discover their cognitive skills Il morto di Maigret luckily I read the uantum physics for dummies before the beginning but I feelike I can be great cast for future dumb and dumber movie if they will ever produce the third installmentSo this book is amazing combination of time traveling alternated ifetimes Minority Reports meet Groundhog Day versus Black Mirror and Back to the Future kinda fascinating science fiction crashes into thriller and romance starting with an effective and memorable suicide attempt scene A woman suffers from FMS false memory syndrome who thinks her child was being erased her
husband denied her existence so there was nothing better than jump and end her ifedenied her existence so there was nothing better than jump and end her ife she had small hope in her heart her husband could come to rescue her but when he didn t show up she didn t want to fight any and Yes this book starts with jaw dropping scene and you re hooked It s addictive unputdownable nerve damaging exhausting ride You wanna know what s going to happen and think about yourself if I had a chance to save my oved ones by turning back and making my wrongs turn into rights what would happen Saving her daughter from the traffic accident curing your mother s Alzheimer disease prevention of school shooting saving soldiers from the terrorist attacks are Memory makes realityThat’s what New York City cop Barry Sutton is Globalization: A Multi-Dimensional System, Third Edition learning as he investigates the devastating phenomenon the media has dubbed False Memory Syndrome a mysterious affliction that drives its victims mad with memories of aife they never ivedThat's what neuroscientist Helena Smith believes It’s. Ust the samples writer show as in alternative realities that have possible to be changed The difference of Recursion from Dark Matter might be romance parts because I really enjoyed Barry and Helena s ove story Not only they fought to bring universe into the right pattern but also they fought to get back together to be each other s final word everlasting Sexual Secrets love end game This was thrilling mind bending provoking book Dark Matters is going to be Netflix series and I m already sure that as a brain numbing project this book finds its place at big screen on near futureHighly recommended smart different uniue and exuisite book but not for everyonebloginstagramfacebooktwitter Creative Though provoking Emotionally charged MemorableWhether you re a reader that freuents the sci fi genre or one that only occasionally takes a risk when it comes to the suspension of disbelief hello that s me recognizing and appreciating theevel of creativity behind Blake Crouch s work takes ittle effort Time and again Crouch has proven just how rewarding it can be to take a chance on something different Something totally outside of my typical With Dark Matter one of my all time favorite books and now Recursion Crouch presents readers with a mind bending reality While each book provides its own uniue and fully immersive journey they share the provocation of deep thought and emotion on the part of the readerFair or not my feelings for Dark Matter sent me into Recursion with the highest of hopes Hopes that I thought were going to be shattered early on when focusing felt undoable A science guru I am not Wrapping my head around what these characters were trying to achieve with memory recalibration while simultaneously trying to foreshadow how Crouch would tie the two timelines together felt taxing on my brain So much so I had to take a breath for a few days Following that brief timeout I did would I should have from the beginning Instead of trying to make sense of it all way too early on I handed the reins back to Crouch and put my faith in his ability to tell an unforgettable story And sure enough along the same vein as Dark Matter there was no walking away unscathed or unmoved by his words or these charactersThe first tease of the storylines converging was all it took for the pitter patter of this idealistic heart of mine to speed up And wouldn t you know the two characters in uestion not only managed to steal my heart but to hold it captive for the entirety of the remaining pages It was with hope fear and bated breath that this over of ove watched the couple s pilgrimage play out There s something to be said for Crouch s ability to relay a ove story of this caliber within such an intricate and science based thriller There are romance authors out there who fail to pull off such an unwavering ove one that transcends several iterations at that My soul knows your soul In any time From the very beginning to beyond the final words Crouch s exploration of memory and what it would mean to have the ability to go back and undo those moments that tether our pain proves to be than just imaginative fiction Life with a cheat code isn t ife Our existence isn t something to be engineered or optimized for the avoidance of painThat s what it is to be human the beauty and the pain each meaningless without the other Thanks to my bookbestie Haley
For Sending Me A Gorgeoussending me a gorgeous and for ensuring that I didn t miss out on this mighty piece of fiction 3 Stars What can I say about Blake Crouch s new book Recursion Well it s got a Whole Lotta Crazy Going On Can you say do over Are your memories to be trusted What happens if your memories are replaced with new ones and you keep re Purely Sexual living yourife over and over Just ask NYPD Detective Barry Sutton whose The West Transformed: A History of Western Civilization, Vol 1, to 1715 life has been in tatters for theast several years ever since the death of his daughter Meghan When he is called to the scene of a potential suicide he earns of something called False Memory Syndrome Ann Peters Voss claims that the ife she is iving now is not her original true ife She states that she was
Once Married To Someone Else And That She Had Amarried to someone else and that she had a and now in this ife he ceases to exist At first Barry finds Ms Voss claims to be incredulous until the same thing happens to him Helena is the Scientist who is responsible for False Memory Syndrome She finds a way to travel back in time to change memories and in the end the world For her it started innocently but then doesn t it always Timelines shift reality becomes obsolete Human nature takes over Recursion by Blake Crouch is a novel that was highly intriguing at first with characters who I was wholly invested in and then became way too technical for me thereby osing my interest I personally ove Sci Fi I read a decent amount of it and tend to watch a ot Sci Fi on television than anything else and yet I felt ike
Recursion missed the mark as the novel wore on The characters are what drew me intomissed the mark as the novel wore on The characters are what drew me into story yet around the mid point of the novel the focus on the characters was ost when the timelines kept shifting which became difficult to keep track of What Blake Crouch excelled at in Dark Matter was crafting a well executed highly entertaining story about what could have been a difficult subject to understand and instead he made it extremely easy to comprehend while including extremely captivating characters to boot Dark Matter was unputdownable Sadly Recursion was much difficult to follow and the characters simply didn t pull me in I read Recursion with my book buddy Kaceey I think it might be the first true Science Fiction book we have read together I oved our discussions about it and ook forward to seeing how we feel about other Sci Fi books we read in the future Thank you to NetGalley Crown Publishing and Blake Crouch for an arc of this novel in exchange for an honest review Published on Goodreads and NetGalley on 6519 me finishes reading any book by Blake Crouchme what the fuckme at dinner what the fuckme trying to sleep what the fuckme in the bathroom what the fuckme Why she’s dedicated her Pookie-Pie life to creating a technology that willet us preserve our most precious memories If she succeeds anyone will be able to re experience a first kiss the birth of a child the final moment with a dying parent As Barry searches for the truth he comes face to face with an opponent terrify.