[DWJ] What are you reading?

Otter Perry ottertee at silverwinggraphics.com
Tue Nov 3 21:58:06 EST 2009


On Nov 3, 2009, at 5:42 PM, Minnow wrote:

>> I know I still get excited re-reading my edition of 'The Painted  
>> Garden'
>> by Noel Streatfeild, which has whole chapters left out of the Puffin
>> paperback.
>
> Good grief!
>
> Beck, if I came over to Sawton and sat very quietly in a corner  
> somewhere,
> and wore surgical gloves, could I read this some time?  I had *no  
> idea*!
>
> My Puffin copy is in a different house so I can't even check  
> whether it
> says in the front that it is abridged.
>
> The horror!  The horror!
>
> Minnow

Indeed!  Was nothing sacred?  I bought my Puffin in the UK in the 60s.
And you tell me it's not complete?!

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