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Old August 31 2014, 09:36 PM   #1
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Problem with Seekers book 2????

So, I'm nearing the end, and was looking at how many pages I still have left.....

My copy ends right at the beginning of chapter 32, page 326. Literally ends. The last word on the page is the start of a new sentence, the word 'Now'. There's nothing after that, no period or anything!

Does anyone else have this?
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Old August 31 2014, 09:56 PM   #2
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Re: Problem with Seekers book 2????

My copy ends on page 351, after a complete sentence that ends (strangely enough) with the word "now." The 33rd chapter is the last, followed by the acknowlegements page and writer blurbs.

Did you even get the subscription ads for Asmov's or Analog?
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Old August 31 2014, 10:02 PM   #3
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Re: Problem with Seekers book 2????

Sounds like you have a faulty copy. With so many pages missing, the little spine pic of the ship must overlap onto the front or back cover.
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Old August 31 2014, 10:04 PM   #4
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Re: Problem with Seekers book 2????

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My copy ends on page 351, after a complete sentence that ends (strangely enough) with the word "now." The 33rd chapter is the last, followed by the acknowlegements page and writer blurbs.

Did you even get the subscription ads for Asmov's or Analog?
Nope, didn't get anything of the sort. Crap, I think Therin is right..... I'll email the online retailer I got it from.
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Old August 31 2014, 10:38 PM   #5
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Re: Problem with Seekers book 2????

^ Wow, that sucks. Sorry to hear that happened. Hope you are able to get it replaced with a complete copy soon.
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Old September 1 2014, 04:12 AM   #6
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Re: Problem with Seekers book 2????

I haven't started reading mine yet, but this made me check out the book to make sure it was ok.
My copy also ends at page 351 - also ending with a sentence ending with "now". The book looks ok, but checking with Amazon says the book should have 368 pages. I take that info with a grain of salt, but can anyone confirm how many pages the book is supposed to have?
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Old September 1 2014, 04:48 AM   #7
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Re: Problem with Seekers book 2????

The sentence that ends with "right about now." is the end of the narrative, though it sounds as if the acknowledgments and about the author page might be missing.
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Old September 1 2014, 01:05 PM   #8
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Re: Problem with Seekers book 2????

Mage wrote: View Post
So, I'm nearing the end, and was looking at how many pages I still have left.....

My copy ends right at the beginning of chapter 32, page 326. Literally ends. The last word on the page is the start of a new sentence, the word 'Now'. There's nothing after that, no period or anything!

Does anyone else have this?
Shitty deal dude . I checked my copy, and it has the whole story. Good luck in getting a replacement..
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Old September 1 2014, 01:55 PM   #9
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Re: Problem with Seekers book 2????

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The sentence that ends with "right about now." is the end of the narrative, though it sounds as if the acknowledgments and about the author page might be missing.
I have the acknowledgements and the author page, and a couple of pages of ads. So I guess my copy is complete. I'm guessing the Amazon page count listing is wrong?
Thanks for the help
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Old September 1 2014, 03:26 PM   #10
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My copy ended with the line "I can't believe the killer was you, my best friend, all along! The person I'd least suspect!!"
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Old September 1 2014, 07:42 PM   #11
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borgboy wrote: View Post
David Mack wrote: View Post
The sentence that ends with "right about now." is the end of the narrative, though it sounds as if the acknowledgments and about the author page might be missing.
I have the acknowledgements and the author page, and a couple of pages of ads. So I guess my copy is complete. I'm guessing the Amazon page count listing is wrong?
Thanks for the help
The Amazon page count includes the author page, acknowledgements, and the ads.
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