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The Loved One
by Evelyn Waugh | Literature & Fiction
Registered by wingPlum-crazywing of Brighouse, West Yorkshire United Kingdom on 3/14/2015
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Journal Entry 1 by wingPlum-crazywing from Brighouse, West Yorkshire United Kingdom on Saturday, March 14, 2015

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Following the death of a friend, British poet and pets' mortician Dennis Barlow finds himself entering the artificial Hollywood paradise of the Whispering Glades Memorial Park. Within its golden gates, death, American-style, is wrapped up and sold like a package holiday. There, Dennis enters the fragile and bizarre world of Aimée, the naïve Californian corpse beautician, and Mr Joyboy, the master of the embalmer's art...
 


Journal Entry 2 by wingPlum-crazywing at Brighouse, West Yorkshire United Kingdom on Sunday, March 15, 2015

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Never read any Evelyn Waugh before & was pleasantly surprised. I enjoyed the style of humour as it's the sort that makes me smirk. I loved the characters & the Whispering Glades Memorial Park was reminiscent of a Disney theme park - wonderful!  


Journal Entry 3 by wingPlum-crazywing at Bookcrossing Convention 2015 in Oxford, Oxfordshire United Kingdom on Wednesday, April 01, 2015

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Released 2 yrs ago (4/10/2015 UTC) at Bookcrossing Convention 2015 in Oxford, Oxfordshire United Kingdom

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To be released onto the buffet table at the BookCrossing Convention. If it's not picked up by a bookcrosser it will be released into the wild when we undertake our release walk......wherever you found it please let us know it's safe with you :o)




 


Journal Entry 4 by wingtravelinawing at Bookcrossing Convention 2015 in Oxford, Oxfordshire United Kingdom on Sunday, April 12, 2015

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Released 2 yrs ago (4/12/2015 UTC) at Bookcrossing Convention 2015 in Oxford, Oxfordshire United Kingdom

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Released at the release walk in Oxford today. 


Journal Entry 5 by wingardachywing at Colchester, Essex United Kingdom on Monday, April 13, 2015

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Picked up in the tidy up after the release walk at the BookCrossing Convention in Oxford and brought back to Colchester. Thank you for taking it to Oxford Plum-crazy.

PathTag for the BookCrossing Convention in Oxford

BC Convention, Oxford, 10th - 12th April 2015 


Journal Entry 6 by wingardachywing at Munch in Hadleigh, Essex United Kingdom on Friday, June 05, 2015

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Released 2 yrs ago (6/5/2015 UTC) at Munch in Hadleigh, Essex United Kingdom

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On the book swap shelf.

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