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Old 25th Feb 2017, 18:54   #1
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This was always one of the best features of the site for me, so I will establish the thread, at least.

To start - not a discussion but a simple question for Digger: did you read Sarah Perry's 'After Me Comes the Flood'? I read that first, then moved on to 'The Essex Serpent.' I think Flood was better, much more odd and dark.
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Hello again Jerkass - nice to be back. Short answer no. I admit to being totally suckered in by the beautiful cover of Serpent. Having also loved the writing, and on your recommendation, I will now look out Flood.
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Just popped in here to say that, given the forum is so quiet, and given that edits to our Palimplist items don't register as new posts, it might be as well to note here when we update the list.
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Good idea, Gil. I've just started your The Miernik Dossier--I've learned to trust you on anything espionage-related since you steered me toward Geoffrey Household several years ago. Have you read Graham Greene's The Human Factor? So far, Miernik reminds me of it a bit, although the format is much, much different. Same time period; a spy novel that (so far, at least) seems more concerned with bureaucrats than with dashing agents in the field.
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