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Roadside Picnic

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Amazing. . . . The Strugatskys' deft and supple handling of loyalty and greed, of friendship and love, of despair and frustration and loneliness [produces] a truly superb tale. . . . You won't forget it -Theodore Sturgeon Red Schuhart is a stalker, one of those young rebels who are compelled, in spi...

  • Author: Arkady Strugatsky
  • Series: Rediscovered Classics
  • Publish Date: 2012-05-01
  • Book Awards

    Nominated for 1 (1 unique awards)
  • 1 John W. Campbell

  • Book Award Years
    1978 John W. Campell Award Nominated: Roadside Picnic

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    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful
    By: Anonymous
    2014-10-17 05:36:33

    Gentlemen, give the Borthers Strugatsky a chance, you will be rewarded. This (Roadside Picnic), Ugly Swans and Monday Begins on Saturday. And think that these were written under Soviet rule.

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    By: Anonymous
    2015-06-27 08:44:32

    What I love most about this novel is the brilliant premise that's built upon.

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