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Old December 23 2011, 08:44 PM   #128
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Re: Isaac Asimov?

timothy wrote: View Post
isaac asimov's robot city
isaac asimov's robot's and aliens
I read these when they came out and liked them. They were fun, but they weren't always true to Asimov's world and they did a number of things that I thought were "end runs" around the Three Laws. Still, I liked the ideas in the books. I prefer the first six books (the Robot City) books to the last six (Robots and Aliens). The characters return in four mystery novels published by iBooks about a decade ago, three by Mark Teidemann and one by Alex Irvine.

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isaac asimov's robot's in time
I didn't enjoy this series a great deal. I found them tedious and the writing was juvie-level. However, that turns out to be what the author was going for, and the publisher marketed them otherwise.
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