Doomsday Book

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Bantam Books, 1992 - Fiction - 445 pages
22 Reviews
For nearly a decade, Willis has dazzled readers with her short fiction. Her first story collection, Fire Watch, was a New York Times Notable Book. Now she delivers a magnificent story set in the 14th and 21st centuries which confronts the problems of evil and suffering while exploring the issues of responsibility and human limitations.

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This book started out with an awesome premise. - Goodreads
But I still expected a coherent and interesting plot. - Goodreads
And it sure doesn't advance the plot at all. - Goodreads

Review: The Doomsday Book (Oxford Time Travel)

User Review  - Jennifer - Goodreads

I don't know why I didn't add this to GoodReads before now. It was such a nothing little book. Something my husband grabbed at the check-out line because he thought I might like it. I did, and I think ... Read full review

Review: Doomsday Book (Oxford Time Travel)

User Review  - Herman Gigglethorpe - Goodreads

This was a pretty cool book for the most part, though there are some things that keep it from being a 5. Most of the time-travel rules aren't explained here, so people new to Connie Willis books may ... Read full review

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About the author (1992)

Connie Willis lives in Greeley, Colorado, with her family.

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