Re: TTN: Fallen Gods by Michael A. Martin Review Thread (Spoilers!)
Excessively pedantic prose; an obsession with finding explanations to continuity "problems" that no one actually had problems with; characters that all talk the same and have shallow motivations; plot holes; a tendency to overtly politicize.
My biggest problem with Martin's writing is shall motivations and very stilted, unnatural dialogue.
"Every line of serious work that I have written since 1936 has been written, directly or indirectly, against totalitarianism and for democratic Socialism, as I understand it." - George Orwell, 1946