Horror movies, reviews and more at buried.com
Horror movies, reviews and more at buried.com
Horror movies, reviews and more at buried.com
Horror movies, reviews and more at buried.com
Horror movies, reviews and more at buried.com
Horror Movie Reviews | Horror Fiction Reviews | Horror Interviews | Horror Editorials | Horror Movies Database
World Out of Time, A (1976)
Fiction Review by The Gravedigger

World Out of Time, A (1976) Written by Larry Niven. Jaybee Corbell is frozen after he dies. He's awakened two hundred years later, his mind transferred into the body of a criminal. This is because they can't bring back his original body, the tissue damaged from freezing. He's basically treated as a prisoner in an overcrowded world-until he volunteers to be a spaceship pilot for the State, the world government that rules everyone. If he didn't 'volunteer' then they would have erased his mind and found someone else who would. Well, he travels to the deep reaches of space where he's shunted some three million years into the future. It's a very different world. In fact, the Earth isn't where it used to be-it's been placed in orbit about Jupiter. He encounters an old woman, a near immortal, who has these strange cat snakes as pets. And Corbell soon encounters the 'Boys'-who seem to be just that. A bunch of immortal twelve-year olds who are all that's left of mankind but for a handful of 'normals', used for breeding purposes.A WORLD OUT OF TIME is an early work by Niven so it's not as engaging as his later books and it gets a trifle boring at times. Interesting speculation on the future, though.

Read it? Rate it
Rating: 0.0 out of 10.0 - 0 votes cast total
buy horror book del.icio.us  |  digg  |  reddit

buy horror book

1014 total
Fiction Review Search:

Horror Fiction A
Horror Fiction B
Horror Fiction C
Horror Fiction D
Horror Fiction E
Horror Fiction F
Horror Fiction G
Horror Fiction H
Horror Fiction I
Horror Fiction J
Horror Fiction K
Horror Fiction L
Horror Fiction M
Horror Fiction N
Horror Fiction O
Horror Fiction P
Horror Fiction Q
Horror Fiction R
Horror Fiction S
Horror Fiction T
Horror Fiction U
Horror Fiction V
Horror Fiction W
Horror Fiction X
Horror Fiction Y
Horror Fiction Z
Horror Fiction #
Recent Horror Fiction Reviews
Horror Search Engine and Directory
Horror movies horror fiction and more
Halloween Search Engine and Directory
Haunted Houses
Directory of Haunted Houses & Attractions
Horror Movies
Horror Movies and Sci-Fi Movies Database
Scream Queens
The Hottest Actresses In Horror Movies
Crypt Crawl
Horror and Halloween Directory
First Fright
Horror Press Releases & Horror News
Your Horror Guide and Shopping
Buried.com | Everything That Is Horror | Part of the Horror.net Horror Network | Horror Movies, Horror Movie Reviews, Horror Fiction Reviews, Horror Interviews
Copyright © 1998- Horror.net :: The Web's Deadliest Horror Network. Property of GlassPlanet Design. Web Hosting by GlassPlanet Hosting