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quakerboy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Sep-25-11 03:25 PM
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First person Scifi/Fantasy books/authors?
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Ive read an aweful lot, but I never really paid attention to what writing perspective an author chose.

Now I am. and I am wondering what books/authors are written/write in first person, because I cannot think of any, but i know they must be out there. If they are good books, so much the better.

Any suggestions to put on my list?
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  -First person Scifi/Fantasy books/authors? quakerboy  Sep-25-11 03:25 PM   #0 
  - I don't know  Pharaoh   Sep-25-11 03:29 PM   #1 
  - Gateway?  tibbiit   Sep-25-11 03:29 PM   #2 
  - I know a bunch in first person.  TheWraith   Sep-25-11 03:39 PM   #3 
  - Thanks  quakerboy   Sep-25-11 07:46 PM   #13 
     - Zelazny has his positives and his negatives.  TheWraith   Sep-26-11 01:43 AM   #18 
  - The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss.  ZombieHorde   Sep-25-11 04:14 PM   #4 
  - Several newer ones come to mind  n2doc   Sep-25-11 04:29 PM   #5 
  - Interesting  quakerboy   Sep-25-11 07:38 PM   #12 
     - Scalzi is very much in the early Heinlein mode  n2doc   Sep-25-11 07:55 PM   #14 
  - Parable of the Sower by Octavia Butler, the "Danger Boy" time travel books for young readers  villager   Sep-25-11 04:59 PM   #6 
  - The Space Merchants by Pohl and Kornbluth is one...  Mac1949   Sep-25-11 05:02 PM   #7 
  - That is helpful  quakerboy   Sep-25-11 07:37 PM   #11 
     - Yes, the Mars series was first person...  Mac1949   Sep-25-11 08:12 PM   #15 
  - Transmigration of Timothy Archer  bengalherder   Sep-25-11 05:49 PM   #8 
  - Valis as well EOM  pitohui   Sep-26-11 10:32 PM   #19 
  - I have one of each for you. :^) (links inside)  GreenPartyVoter   Sep-25-11 06:11 PM   #9 
  - Well now I feel like a dunce  quakerboy   Sep-25-11 07:33 PM   #10 
     - LOL That's a sign of an engrossing story, I guess?  GreenPartyVoter   Sep-25-11 09:27 PM   #17 
  - Snow Crash  pscot   Sep-25-11 09:24 PM   #16 
  - celtic novel  skippercollector   Oct-03-11 06:43 PM   #20 
  - Just sent 2 back to the library written in 1st person..  fadedrose   Oct-04-11 01:58 AM   #21 
  - Lol...  ForeverFlashy   Nov-25-11 11:10 PM   #23 
  - The Shadow of the Torturer, by Gene Wolfe...  Moe Shinola   Nov-06-11 09:31 PM   #22 
  - Emergence, by David Palmer  Sabriel   Dec-01-11 08:12 PM   #24 
  - "The Case of the Toxic Spell Dump" by Harry Turtledove comes to mind  krispos42   Dec-05-11 01:09 AM   #25 
 

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