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The Whistler
Stephanie Johnson
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The Whistler

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Smooch is a Whistler, a genetically altered lapdog with special talents, including the ability to remember his previous incarnations and the ability to communicate directly from his brain. His current reincarnation is in a hellish Sydney in the year 2318.
Hardcover, 200 pages
Published January 1st 1998 by Vintage Books USA
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Dec 24, 2008 Garth rated it did not like it
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I perservered with this because it was recommended by Mike, who has never mislead me before. Alas, I tried, but couldn't get involved. I ploughed on to page 110, when Father Christmas brought me more attractive alternatives, and gave up.
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Stephanie Johnson is the author of several collections of poetry and of short stories, some plays and adaptations, and many fine novels. The New Zealand Listener commented that ‘Stephanie Johnson is a writer of talent and distinction. Over the course of an award-winning career — during which she has written plays, poetry, short stories and novels — she has become a significant presence in the New ...more
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