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Re: Cloud Atlas [Re: Seanchaithe] #208855
01/09/13 02:27 PM
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I never was sure if I liked the story in Ridley Walker or just liked the puzzle of working out the language. I understand that there is an edition out there with a vocabulary in the back. Take all the fun out of it. The only other Hoban book I could handle was The Mouse and His Child, which purports to be a children's book. It makes Watership Down look like Peter Rabbit.

Re: Cloud Atlas [Re: maverick] #209095
01/16/13 09:59 PM
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this too shall pass
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this too shall pass
Originally Posted By: maverick
> eventually

mebbe July will come early this year - whenever it happens, be interested to hear your take.


I repeat: maverick, you inveterate scoundrel.

Re: Cloud Atlas [Re: tsuwm] #209105
01/17/13 07:08 AM
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Hey! I can attest that maverick has a backbone. Oh, wait--you said inveterate...

Re: Cloud Atlas [Re: tsuwm] #209120
01/17/13 06:55 PM
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> scoundrel

guilcup as charged, m'lord wink

Re: Cloud Atlas [Re: tsuwm] #209126
01/18/13 02:54 AM
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heh

Glad to see it's feeding the addiction smile

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