Read Count to Infinity: Book Six of the Eschaton Sequence Online Free - The spectacular conclusion to the thought-provoking hard SF Eschaton Sequence, exploring future history and human evolution.
An epic space opera finale worthy of the scope and wonder of The Eschaton Sequence: Menelaus Montrose is locked in a final battle of wits, bullets, and posthuman intelligence with Ximen del Azarchel for the fate of humanity in the far future.
The alien monstrosities of Ain at long last are revealed, their hidden past laid bare, along with the reason for their brutal treatment of Man and all the species seeded throughout the galaxy. And they have still one more secret that could upend everything Montrose has fought for and lived so long to achieve.
|Title||:||Count to Infinity: Book Six of the Eschaton Sequence|
|Number of Pages||:||352 pages|
January 01, 2018
Such an amazing epic comes to an end. Must say I loved the ending, which I didn't see coming. Fitting for the end of the rivalry between Montrose and Blackie over Rania. A space opera fueled on hard science spanning millennia as the two Texans fight over the Space Princess. John C. Wright always...
December 28, 2017
I've enjoyed other books by this author that have similar themes, but I just didn't care for this series that much. I think it has a couple of issues.
There are three major things going on in this book besides a sci-fi story, a thinly veiled allegory for Christian eschatology, a romance showing th...
January 04, 2018
Book six. The only thing I can say without spoilers is that the stakes in this book are the ultimate fate of the universe.
It opens with discussion of how Blackie had not quite ruined the ship, and so Montrose survived, with the help of a hypernova and then of a civilization his ship built. Lettin...
December 26, 2017
This was the best book of the series by far, finally dramatically increasing the scope which had been slowly winding up over the previous five books.
One aspect of the story remind me of a fleshed out, cowboy/space opera version of the "The Last Question" but given the literary thoroughness the i...
December 26, 2017
The first two thirds of "Count to Infinity" feels like Olaf Stapledon's "Star Maker". The author has a large story to tell, but the time scale is so great that the historical synopsis hardly leaves room for a human-scale plot. The good news is that it provides a coherent back-story for the first...
January 21, 2018
I have rarely read a series that I (a) so thoroughly enjoyed and appreciated on so many levels, or (b) felt so woefully inadequate to review.
My husband's summation of "Count to Infinity" was "It's 'The Last Battle' for grownups." I'd had a similar thought as I reached the final chapters.