Home
Authors

  • Isaac Asimov ("Foundation" novels and others)
  • Iain Banks ("Culture" novels, FEERSUM ENDJINN and others)
  • John Barnes (MOTHER OF STORMS)
  • Stephen Baxter ("Xeelee" novels and others)
  • Greg Bear (BLOOD MUSIC, THE FORGE OF GOD, THE ANVIL OF STARS, QUEEN OF ANGELS, SLANT, DARWIN’S RADIO and others)
  • Gregory Benford ("Galactic Center" novels, COSM and others)
  • James Blish (CITIES IN FLIGHT)
  • David Brin (STARTIDE RISING, EARTH, GLORY SEASON, and others)
  • Max Brooks (WORLD WAR Z)
  • Bartle Bull (THE WHITE RHINO HOTEL, THE DEVIL'S OASIS, A CAFE ON THE NILE and other historical novels)
  • John Brunner (STAND ON ZANZIBAR)
  • Algis Budrys (ROGUE MOON)
  • Truman Capote (IN COLD BLOOD non-fiction, "Breakfast at Tiffany's")
  • Ian Caldwell and Dustin Thomason (THE RULE OF FOUR)
  • Orson Scott Card ("Ender" novels)
  • John le Carre ("Smiley" spy novels)
  • Michael Chabon (THE YIDDISH POLICEMEN'S UNION)
  • Raymond Chandler ("Phillip Marlowe" detective novels)
  • Jang Chang (WILD SWANS: THREE DAUGHTERS OF CHINA)
  • Arthur C. Clarke (RENDEZVOUS WITH RAMA and others)
  • Susanna Clarke (JONATHAN STRANGE & MR. NORRELL)
  • Allan Cole and Chris Bunch ("Sten" novels)
  • Michael Chrichton (THE ANDROMEDA STRAIN, JURASSIC PARK and others)
  • Gordon R. Dickson ("Dorsai" novels)
  • Alexander Dumas (THE THREE MUSKETEERS)
  • George Alec Effinger ("Budayeen" novels)
  • Greg Egan (PERMUTATION CITY, DISTRESS, QUARANTINE and others)
  • James Ellroy (L. A. CONFIDENTIAL and other crime novels)
  • William Gibson (NEUROMANCER, THE DIFFERENCE ENGINE, PATTERN RECOGNITION, SPOOK COUNTRY and others)
  • Malcolm Gladwell (THE TIPPING POINT, BLINK and other non-fiction books)
  • Michael Gruber (THE BOOK OF AIR AND SHADOWS)
  • Joe Haldeman (FOREVER WAR, FOREVER PEACE and others)
  • Dashiell Hammett (THE MALTESE FALCON and other detective novels)
  • Robert H. Heinlein (THE MOON IS A HARSH MISTRESS and others)
  • Frank Herbert ("Dune" novels)
  • John Irving (THE WORLD ACCORDING TO GARP and other mainstream novels)
  • Stephen King (THE STAND and other horror novels)
  • Elizabeth Kostova (THE HISTORIAN)
  • Ursula K. LeGuin (THE LEFT HAND OF DARKNESS and others)
  • Harper Lee (TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD)
  • Elmore Leonard (crime novels)
  • Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner (FREAKONOMICS non-fiction)
  • David Liss (A CONSPIRACY OF PAPER and other historical detective novels)
  • H. P. Lovecraft ("Cthulhu Mythos" novels)
  • Ken MacLeod (COSMONAUT KEEP and other "Engines of Light" novels, and others)
  • Gregory Maguire (WICKED)
  • Yann Martel (LIFE OF PI)
  • Cormac Mccarthy (ALL THE PRETTY HORSES, THE ROAD, NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN)
  • Will McCarthy ("Queendom of Sol" novels)
  • Ian McDonald (EVOLUTION'S SHORE aka CHAGA, THE RIVER OF GODS, BRASYL)
  • Maureen McHugh (CHINA MOUNTAIN ZHANG)
  • Walter F. Miller Jr. (A CANTICLE FOR LEIBOWITZ)
  • Anchee Min (RED AZALEA)
  • Richard K. Morgan ("Takeshi Kovacs" novels)
  • Audrey Niffenegger (THE TIME TRAVELER'S WIFE)
  • Larry Niven ("Known Space" novels)
  • Larry Niven/Jerry Pournelle (THE MOTE IN GOD'S EYE, OATH OF FEALTY and others)
  • Larry Niven/Jerry Pournelle/Stephen Barnes ("Grendel" novels)
  • Robert B. Parker ("Spenser", "Sunny Randell", "Jesse Stone" detective novels and some good westerns)
  • Marisha Pessl (SPECIAL TOPICS IN CALAMITY PHYSICS)
  • Fredrick Pohl ("Heechee" novels and others)
  • Alastair Reynolds ("Revelation Space" series)
  • Mary Doria Russell (THE SPARROW, CHILDREN OF GOD)
  • Carl Sagan (CONTACT)
  • John Scalzi (OLD MAN'S WAR, THE GHOST BRIGADES, THE LAST COLONY, and others)
  • Diane Setterfield (THE THIRTEENTH TALE)
  • Dan Simmons (HYPERION, FALL OF HYPERION, and others)
  • Martin Cruz Smith ("Arkady Renko" detective novels and others)
  • Neal Stephenson (SNOW CRASH, DIAMOND AGE, CRYPTONOMICON, and others)
  • Charles Stross (SINGULARITY SKY, IRON SUNRISE, ACCELERANDO, HALTING STATE and others)
  • James Surowiecki (THE WISDOM OF CROWDS and other non-fiction books)
  • Robert Sutton et al. (HARD FACTS, THE NO ASSHOLE RULE, and other business books)
  • Donna Tartt (THE SECRET HISTORY)
  • Studs Turkel (THE GOOD WAR non-fiction)
  • Vernor Vinge (A FIRE UPON THE DEEP, A DEEPNESS IN THE SKY, RAINBOWS END and others)
  • Robert Charles Williams (DARWINIA, THE CHRONOLITHS, BLIND LAKE, SPIN and others)
  • Walter Jon Williams (ARISTOI, METROPOLITAN, CITY ON FIRE, "Dread Empire's Fall" novels and others)
  • Connie Willis (DOOMSDAY BOOK, TO SAY NOTHING OF THE DOG and others)
  • David Zindell (NEVERNESS)

 

Presentation: Implications of Memory Consistency (or Lack of It) Models for Java, C++, and C Developers (more)

Seminar Review: Jack Ganssle, Better Firmware Faster, 2006 (more)

Article: Vaster than Empires and More Slow: The Dimensions of Scalability (more)

Article: In Praise of do-while (false) (more)

Book Review: Joel Spolsky, Best Software Writing I, Apress, 2005 (more)

Presentation: Robert Austin, Measuring and Managing Performance in Organizations, Dorset House, 1996 (more)

Book Review: Joel Spolsky, Joel on Software, Apress, 2004 (more)

Presentation: James Surowiecki, The Wisdom of Crowds, Doubleday, 2004 (more)

Travelogue: China Journal: Dancing with a Sleeping Giant (more)

Unless otherwise specified, all contents Copyright © 1995-2015 by the Digital Aggregates Corporation, Colorado, USA.
Such copyrighted content is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.5 License.