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Eaters of the Dead by Michael Crichton
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Feb 08, 09

bookshelves: sf-fantasy, history

An interesting attempt to retell Beowulf as an actual historical adventure story.
Flawed as the story moves slow and feels padded and the payoff of what 'Grendel' is was a bit of a letdown.

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