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The Wake is 99p on kindle

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minsmum Tue 02-Sep-14 08:15:00

As the title says it is now 99p if anyone fancies it

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pissedglitter Tue 02-Sep-14 08:16:20

What's it about please?

minsmum Tue 02-Sep-14 08:20:11

It's on the man Booker list it's set in the 3 years after the battle of Hastings about a band of guerrilla fighters.

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DuchessofMalfi Tue 02-Sep-14 10:53:51

Had a look at this a while ago when longlist was announced. The language Is virtually impenetrable medieval, quasi Chaucer.

Probably a great novel, but just too much like hard work for me grin

antimatter Tue 02-Sep-14 22:32:16

I bought it and returned on Kindle
I am not surprised they are trying to flog it off for 99p - IMHO unreadeable esp for ppl for whom English is not their first language.

TsukuruTazaki Thu 04-Sep-14 17:04:35

Glad I read reviews before taking a chance on this.

The language is off putting!

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