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The Chrysalids by John Wyndham
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really liked it
bookshelves: sci-fi, zz-owned-books, oancc-2017, sf-golden-age, currently-reading
Reading for the 2nd time. Most recently started January 17, 2020.

Another wonderfully written Wyndham book. Similar to some of the other reviewers I find that Wyndham's writing draws you in, and before you know it an hour has passed (Not lost as reading is never about losing time) and you want to carry on to continually find out what happens next.
As with some of his other novels I would have loved a sequel to find out how the characters fared on the next stage of their journey, but maybe thats the sign of a good writer, leave the reader wanting more.
In my view its a 9/10 or a 4 and a half stars, but not a 5, so 4 it has to be.
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Reading Progress

January 19, 2016 – Shelved
January 19, 2016 – Shelved as: zz-owned-books
January 19, 2016 – Shelved as: sci-fi
December 30, 2016 – Shelved as: to-read
December 30, 2016 – Shelved as: oancc-2017
January 16, 2017 – Started Reading
January 19, 2017 – Finished Reading
February 5, 2017 – Shelved as: sf-golden-age
January 17, 2020 – Started Reading
January 18, 2020 –
page 137
68.5% "On the run from the norms 😈"

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