If you like anything by:
- Isaac Asimov (esp. the Galactic Empire/Foundation series)
- Anne McCaffrey (esp. the Pegasus/Talents series)
- Orson Scott Card (esp. the Ender Quartet)
- Neal Stephenson (esp. Cryptonomicon)
- William Gibson (esp. Neuromancer)
- Julian May (esp. Diamond Mask)
this will almost certainly rock your socks.
Anyone who's read these - opinions?
(Please tag spoilers in your comment title - everyone who hasn't read the books, please watch your step.)