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The Old Man and the Wasteland - Nick Cole
The Old Man and the Wasteland
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Format: ebook
ISBN: 9781257629220 (1257629220)
Publisher: LULU
Pages no: 125
Edition language: English
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11811 rated it
2.0 The Old Man and the Wasteland
This was like a book about a book. The description is accurate in that it is a mix of The Old Man and the Sea and The Road, only it not nearly as good as either of those.
AEriko's Book Blog
AEriko's Book Blog rated it
1.0 The Old Man and the Wasteland
This was a 99 cent buy off of Amazon, and it had a lot of positive reviews. It had an interesting portrayal of a post-apocalyptic world and made references to Hemmingway's Old Man and the Sea (which I haven't actually read). However, I like my books to have more dialogue and the pacing really crawle...
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Dilettante rated it
3.0 The Old Man and the Wasteland
This is a quick read, and worth your time, even if it is a tad derivative. I thought the author captured the desperation and resignation of aging in a post-apocalyptic world quite well, and the story rocks along at a nice pace.This is nit-picky, but I really would have appreciated a few synonyms for...
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4.0 The Old Man and the Wasteland
Marred only slightly by some line level editing issues, this self published short novel was a very enjoyable read. Hemingway's classic is both a frame around and a character in this book, set with parts of the post apocalyptic bleakness of The Road and hints of the humor of Fallout. Recommended.
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