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Posted by: Anonymous User (
Date: April 12, 2004 12:51AM

I read the Eyre Affair a few months ago and ran right out and bought Lost in a Good Book. Unfortunately, I found out that Landen is eradicated and is not in the book. He is my favorite character besides Thursday and the vampire Special Ops guy and now I have had trouble picking up the book and reading it. Will I still like the book if he is not in it is my question. Am I nuts, be nice this is my first post.

Re: Landen
Posted by: Anonymous User (
Date: April 12, 2004 06:33PM

hiya lattedah! You're not nuts! (perhaps a little mad, but most of Jasper's ffans are, hehehe)

But see, you HAVE to read it because, although he may not be in LIAGB, perhaps he'll show up in subsequent know there are currently 5 planned. Do you really think Jasper would leave a great plot thread unravelled?

(Besides, he'd probably have a riot on his hands if he didn't bring Landen back at some point! It'd be worse than the Pro-Caths!! - which you'll understand when you get to book 3!)

Re: Landen
Posted by: Simon (
Date: April 13, 2004 02:51PM

Welcome to the fforum, lattedah2002.


"Logic is like Fire, a good servant but a bad master."

Re: Landen
Posted by: LeonardQuirm (
Date: April 14, 2004 01:42PM

And, hoping I don't spoil anything much, Landen is in bits of LiaGB.


Well, because it is submersed in a marine environment, I've always called it the Going-Under-The-Water-Safely-Device.

Re: Landen
Posted by: splat21 (
Date: June 20, 2004 04:49PM

Sure, read it, it's still good and it'll make book 4 more fun when you get to it.

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Re: Landen
Posted by: Anonymous User (193.173.33.---)
Date: June 27, 2004 11:38AM

Landen isn't really gone, to my mind or in fact to Thursday's. In fact, since you mention him at all, he's still there, isn't he?

Re: Landen
Posted by: Loopy Lou (
Date: July 29, 2004 07:23AM

He does come back eventually, but I won't mention which one to spoil it for everyone.

Re: Landen
Posted by: Anonymous User (
Date: February 15, 2005 01:03PM

Landen is actually bidding for the 2012 Olympics as we speak!

Re: Landen
Posted by: robcraine (
Date: February 15, 2005 09:20PM

And I suppose Lou Tonne will be very busy if Landen's bid succeeds.

Re: Landen
Posted by: Anonymous User (
Date: May 07, 2006 08:07AM

your not nuts. it took me awhile to get over landens existence problem too. youll love the book and if you dont read it youll regret it. or if you wish read the fourth book first to console yourself. he comes back dont worry. but once you start it youll be so caught up in thursdays adventures you wont really have time to worry about Libden, i mean landen.lattedah2002 wrote:

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