Damn, what can you say? This ground breaking novel started that whole damn thing. Even more amazing is that Gibson wrote this novel, which had computer geeks orgasming left, right, and center, was written on a typewriter. Gibson was totally computer illiterate at the time.
There is a graphic novel version......eh...it was ok. Nothing to write home about, IMNSHO.
Count Zero was a damn good followup.
It has these great lines that just stick to you, like: "They bought eyes and genitals on the open market. The eyes were green."
He keeps it rolling, at least by now he's using an Apple ][ to write. Burning Chome is a collection of shorts. Good stuff.
Mr. Gibson takes us on a different path. It's a good path. Full of good high weirdness. He follows the path with and
He heads off again with . I really liked this one. Set in the near future, with an Internet we recognize, he explores the world of cut throat marketing in a Post-9/11 world.
He took an interesting stab at Steampunk with Bruce Stirling with . An interesting work, worth the read, but not my favorite from a well constructed novel viewpoint. A very interesting alternate history book though.