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The hour of the geek by Lawrence Miles

The hour of the geek (edition 1999)

by Lawrence Miles

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Title:The hour of the geek
Authors:Lawrence Miles
Info:London : BBC, c1999.
Collections:Your library, Fiction
Tags:2012, Doctor Who, e-book

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Interference, Book Two: The Hour of the Geek by Lawrence Miles


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A typically rambling Lawrence Miles story, rambling in this case over two volumes, linking together his Faction Paradox concept with the truth about I.M. Foreman, and bringing in also Sarah Jane Smith as an investigative journalist to supplement EDA regulars Sam and Fitz. There are some passages of vivid writing (the Saudi prison cell, Sam's experiments with LSD) and a fairly spectacular plot resolution, with an intricate narrative structure which I suspect actually does make sense (though I remained a little confused about the various versions of Fitz' story). I think really one for completists only (as with almost the whole Eighth Doctor range), but engaging enough to keep my interest over both volumes. ( )
  nwhyte | Nov 2, 2008 |
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