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Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan
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Dec 03, 13

bookshelves: read-in-2012, fantasy-urban-fantasy-paranormals, fiction
Recommended to MB by: the title caught my eye. reviews reinforced the curiosity
Recommended for: typologists, coders, sf buffs, conspiracy theorists and those who enjoy sly humor
Read from October 04 to 05, 2012

That was a ton of fun! Nerdy, modern AND classic. I'm going to be watching for what he writes next.

This book made me keep flashing back to Microserfs. Just modernized, fantastical elements added, more charm. I think Jasper Fforde fans might enjoy too.
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10/04/2012 page 20
6.0% "Ooh, this is fun..."

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Kathryn This is on my to read list, it sounds delicously fun!


Jacki Leach I'm reading it now, and Jasper Fforde clearly came to mind.


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