The Masters of Atlantis

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Overlook, Mar 1, 2000 - Fiction - 272 pages
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More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA.

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User Review  - Jeff Lewonczyk - Goodreads

Oh, this is just so, so good. Funny and sad and just right about so much. There's nothing more banal than a secret, and nothing more pathetic than a group of people convinced that they have one, and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Rob Trump - Goodreads

The back cover calls Portis to a 20th century Mark Twain, but this mostly felt to me like a tighter, more precise, and less fantastical Vonnegut (another Twain heir). Never funnier than the first 40 ... Read full review

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About the author (2000)

Charles Portis lives in Arkansas, where he was born and educated. He served in the Marine Corps during the Korean War, was the London bureau chief of the New York Herald-Tribune, and was a writer for The New Yorker.

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