Myst, The: Book of Atrus

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Hyperion, Nov 1, 1996 - Fiction - 496 pages
105 Reviews
Based on the best-selling CD-ROM game, a fantasy novel fills out the lives of the game's characters, tracing the strange apprenticeship of Atrus to his father, Gehn, who wields the power to create worlds. Reprint.

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Review: The Book of Atrus (Myst #1)

User Review  - Brandon Molitor - Goodreads

I read this one as a kid, saw it on my friend's bookshelf and bought it off him. Really glad I did. Read full review

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User Review  - Shelbya - Goodreads

I've never played the game before, and I wonder if that's part of the reason I didn't enjoy this book as much as others seemed to. I agree with this review by Kristen: "I feel like this book will only ... Read full review


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David Wingrove is a co-author (with Brian Aldiss) of "Trillion Year Spree: The History of Science Fiction, which won the prestigious Hugo and "Locus Awards for best non-fiction work in the science fiction genre.
"The Marriage of the Living Dark is the eighth and final novel in the Chung Kuo series, most of which have been translated into many languages. David Wingrove lives in North London with his wife and four daughters.

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