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The Lost World
by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle | Pets & Animals
Registered by CityOfLit1 on 2/9/2009
Average 10 star rating by BookCrossing Members 

status (set by TheLostBook): travelling


2 journalers for this copy...

Journal Entry 1 by CityOfLit1 on Monday, February 09, 2009

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Journal Entry 2 by TheLostBook from Edinburgh, Scotland United Kingdom on Monday, February 09, 2009

10 out of 10

Welcome to The Lost World Read 2009!

You’ve got hold of a book that is part of the UK’s largest reading campaign. We’re celebrating Arthur Conan Doyle’s 150th birthday and Charles Darwin’s bicentenary by bringing people across the UK together to read a classic adventure tale of a lost plateau, discovery and dinosaurs - The Lost World.

Investigative journalist Ed Malone joins a band of explorers sent to South America to prove that deep in the jungle there is a forgotten world where dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals still survive. What do they find - and will they make it home to tell the tale? It's the first Conan Doyle story featuring the larger-than-life Professor Challenger.

And, welcome to The Lost Book!

The Lost Book is a collaborative adventure in storytelling. It’s taking place online and anyone can join in. At its heart is an animated web series: the adventures of 21st century investigative journalist Aileen Adler.

There are loads of ways you can get involved and it won’t cost you anything. You can help us to write the story for the web series. You can join our special guest writer Jasper Fforde to reconstruct a stolen book in our weekly microstory competition. You can enter our soundtrack competition by creating your own music for the web series. You can produce your own animation.

And, you can read this book, tell us what you thought of it, give it away, and follow its journey. So join in, wherever you are, and have fun!

(Oh, and sometimes you’ll need a password to get into sections of www.thelostbook.net. Only people with a copy of this book will have the password, so these areas will be exclusive to you. The password is: the last word on page 150 of this book. Don’t forget!) 


Journal Entry 3 by TheLostBook from Edinburgh, Scotland United Kingdom on Tuesday, February 10, 2009

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This book is going to travel to hyphen8 in Hawaii, then to TomHl in Wisconsin. When TomHl's finished reading the book will be wild released.

If you've picked it up - welcome to BookCrossing! I hope you enjoy The Lost World and then pass it on to continue its journey. It'd be great to find out where it has travelled to and read your review. You can stay completely anonymous if you prefer, or you can join BookCrossing (it's free) if you'd like to take part in this booklovers' community. 


Journal Entry 4 by TheLostBook at By Post, a postal release -- Controlled Releases on Tuesday, February 10, 2009

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Released 8 yrs ago (2/10/2009 UTC) at By Post, a postal release -- Controlled Releases

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Travelling to hyphen8 in Hawaii. Happy reading! 


Journal Entry 5 by TheLostBook from Edinburgh, Scotland United Kingdom on Wednesday, April 15, 2009

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This book is lost!!

Only an empty envelope arrived in Hawaii.

So, where's the book? If you've discovered it somewhere within the postal system, lost and separated from its envelope, we'd be overjoyed to hear from you: we don't need the book back, but we'd love to know it's safe with you. Please read it, enjoy it, and perhaps pass it on for someone else to read! 


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