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The Peaceful Affair

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Renowned detective Noro Myx is called in by the President of the United States to search for the missing War Treaties, whose disappearance could wreak worldwide havoc. Along with his trusted assistants — Miss Lipps, the small giant, and the tall dwarf — Myx eagerly delves into the affair, to quickly discover the treaties are but the tip of the iceberg. The investigation tw ...more
Paperback, 324 pages
Published September 3rd 2013 by CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (first published September 1st 2013)
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Susie Hargis
Oct 05, 2013 Susie Hargis rated it it was amazing
As soon as I read the characters in this book (Noro Myx, Miss Lipps, the small giant, and the tall dwarf) I knew I would love it. I knew this writer had a sly sense of humor and I was right.

The Peaceful Affair was such an amusing book to read. I could not put this one down because it made me feel good. Sometimes you just get a book that sets a mood that amuses and makes you feel good about things. This was just such a book.

It’s the sort of book I will buy in paperback for friends in chemo. I kno
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Susan Toy
Oct 08, 2013 Susan Toy rated it did not like it
This was a free eBook I recently downloaded. I did not read very far before I realized that this book was just not for me, hence the one-star rating. I did discover, however, that "flied" is an accepted term in baseball.
Judith
Oct 31, 2014 Judith rated it really liked it
Forget the story, it's hard to keep track of all the twists and turns. Read this for the wonderful use of language, word play, alliteration, great characters with playful names, and the fun use of real history twisted into a new story.
Anita Rudin
Jan 14, 2014 Anita Rudin rated it did not like it
Very absurd, silly book. Not worth reading
Chris Yorgason
Nov 07, 2013 Chris Yorgason rated it it was ok
I thought the premise was good, but the writing style was very difficult for me to embrace. Probably a good book for some, but not for me.
Kelly
I gave up on this book..just couldn't get into it. I only read 30% of it.
Julie
Sep 07, 2014 Julie rated it did not like it
I did not finish this book. I just couldn't get into it. I don't feel this rating is accurate, though. Maybe it got really good later....
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Moshe Sipper is a Professor of Computer Science working in the area of Artificial Intelligence. He has published two novels: The Peaceful Affair and Xor The Shape of Darkness; a popular-science book: Machine Nature The Coming Age of Bio-Inspired Computing; and two research books: Evolved to Win and Evolution of Parallel Cellular Machines The Cellular Programming Approach.
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