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Old 27th Jul 2009, 8:15   #134
John Self
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Homophone corner in my local Waterstone's. This is the display material for their Irish Book of the Month, Stuart Neville's The Twelve.

At the risk of being patronising (but someone on Twitter yesterday didn't know what was wrong with the wording), it should be grisly, not grizzly.
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