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PostPosted: Fri Jun 16, 2017 12:42 am    Post subject: China Mieville's October Reply with quote

I'm close to finishing China Mieville's October: The Story of the Russian Revolution. Has anyone else in this forum read the book, or is anyone currently reading it?

Here's a short interview in which Mieville discusses the book.
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/07/books/tell-us-5-things-about-your-book-china-mieville-on-the-russian-revolution.html?_r=0
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PostPosted: Sat Oct 28, 2017 2:52 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Is it a nonfiction book? It's hard for me to think of him doing that, although my favorite authors are multigenre (C.S. Lewis for example, wrote children's, Science Fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and academic texts). Sounds cool! It's probably not possible to write about Russia and have it be boring.
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 30, 2017 5:24 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Nah, only read one of his books so far.

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