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Simian Containment ;)
Posted by: ScarletBea (148.177.129.---)
Date: September 18, 2002 08:55AM


I so LOVED this story!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :)

And I was thinking that I'm really into all this 'weird that isn't weird at all' things, because as I started reading I couldn't find anything odd about a gorilla on the top of a tree in somebody's back garden.... you find so much more in Swindon ;)
So the really weird part for me was the ending LOL that some people might find the most normal ;)

And for those of you who are wondering what I'm talking about, get your butts off your chair NOW and go buy "Big Night Out", a collection of short stories and night out tips by a bunch of authors to help War Child. It's got a GREAT story by "our own" Jasper :))))))
(and you're helping War Child in the meantime, which is always great too)</HTML>

Re: Simian Containment ;)
Posted by: ScarletBea (148.177.129.---)
Date: October 22, 2002 12:07PM

<HTML>Has nobody read this yet then?
How do you call yourselves fforde-ffans if you don't read him? ;)
(you can even go to a bookshop and read the short story quickly...... )

I'm also reminding you of this coz of Octavia, maybe in the middle of the light reading there you can find this book and find the Jasper pearl inside ;)</HTML>

Re: Simian Containment ;)
Posted by: dave (
Date: October 23, 2002 09:00AM

<HTML>I bought the book for Kate for her birthday, unfortunately getting hold of it to read the fforde bit is looking nigh on impossible...</HTML>

Re: Simian Containment ;)
Posted by: ScarletBea (148.177.129.---)
Date: October 23, 2002 09:01AM

Get at it while she's sleeping, in the dead of the night ;)</HTML>

Re: Simian Containment ;)
Posted by: Ooktavia (
Date: October 23, 2002 09:34AM

<HTML>Now THERE"S an idea!!
I'm off down the book shop now. Let's hope War Child, a European charity, speads as far as Perth.......</HTML>

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