The word: a novel

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Pocket Books, Feb 1, 1973 - Bible - 679 pages
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An interesting premise. - Goodreads
His prose is rather straight-forward and uninspired. - Goodreads
Writing and dialog shows its age. - Goodreads
And the ending was just flat. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Sean Mcdonald - Goodreads

I was pretty disappointed in this book as I had enjoyed Wallace's The Prize. Most summaries define this as a "thriller" but there weren't that many thrills for the length of the book. I did find out ... Read full review

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User Review  - Roland Houtsch - Goodreads

Maybe it's the german translation, but this is so disappointing ... I thought I'd read the precursor of mystical historical literary thrillers, but W. is lightmiles from Ecco or Brown ... And the unanswered questions show sloppy plotting too Read full review

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