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Nick Harkaway: IMG The Florist-Assassins



The three men lit up in my mind's eye, with footnotes. They were converging on me — and on the object I was carrying — in a way that had... Continue »
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    Nick Harkaway 9780385352413

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Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
Ready Player One

Elizabeth Brenner, January 16, 2013

It isn't literary, but it's a "read in one day" book that everyone, our grandchildren, children, friends ... love. A compelling plot and believable characters. So I am embarrassed to say that it really does qualify for the "best" book of the year. The virtual world that it depicts is extremely close to our world today, and gives both gamers and computer illiterates a taste of what could be our future.
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