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"But outside--in the Dead Lands--in the sun-washed sandy reaches of the desert, among the dried wigs of sagebrush, the pines that twist upward like tormented souls, the sunken grocery stores and corroded gas pumps and crumbling weed-choked subdivisions, there are nightmares." Feb 04, 2016 02:45PM

 
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Trudi is on page 11 of 416 of The Dead Lands: But outside--in the Dead Lands--in the sun-washed sandy reaches of the desert, among the dried wigs of sagebrush, the pines that twist upward like tormented souls, the sunken grocery stores and corroded gas pumps and crumbling weed-choked subdivisions, there are nightmares.
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Around the turn of the 20th century much of America may be on the cusp of civilization, but East Texas is still a wild, feral, and ever dangerous place, which Jack Parker’s about to learn the hard way. Our story opens to a smallpox epidemic sweepi..." Read more of this review »
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" Kemper wrote: "Clean it with my toe knife."

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