253: The Print Remix

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Flamingo, 1998 - Fiction - 364 pages
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A Bakerline tube carriage has 36 seats. An ideally filled tube train with no-one standing would carry 252 passengers. The driver makes 253. Each has their own personal history, their own thoughts about themselves and their fellow passengers.

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An interesting premise and charming in parts. - Goodreads
A concept book with an intriguing premise. - Goodreads
... reminds of creative writing class in college. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Milli Wheeler - Goodreads

Geoff Ryman's 253: The Print Remix was a unique page turner with a simple, yet intriguing plot (or lack there of). The novel seemed to comment on life's disorderly and unpredictable characteristics ... Read full review

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User Review  - Manny - Goodreads

On 02:53 on the 25th of March, it so happened that there were exactly 253 people in the world reading Geoff Ryman's novel. For 253 seconds, each of them [Get on with it - Ed]. Oh yes. Here are some of ... Read full review


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About the author (1998)

Geoff Ryman is a Canadian who has lived in London for 20 years. His most recent novel, Was, received ecstatic critical acclaim. A film is in production.

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