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Go to Traps and Trenchcoats Book Club

Join us this month as we solve Charles Stross’ mystery, Halting State.

In the year 2018, Sergeant Sue Smith of the Edinburgh constabulary is called in on a special case. A daring bank robbery has taken place at Hayek Associates, a dot-com startup company that's just been floated on the London stock exchange. The suspects are a band of marauding orcs, with a dragon in tow for fire support, and the bank is located within the virtual reality land of Avalon Four. For Smith, the investigation seems pointless. But she soon realizes that the virtual world may have a devastating effect in the real one-and that someone is about to launch an attack upon both...

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  • Dan W.

    Which book are we reading for the next science fiction discussion... and roughly WHEN will we be meeting?

    March 18, 2013

    • Old Firehouse B.

      At 6pm!

      March 18, 2013

    • Old Firehouse B.

      And the mystery book club, Traps and Trench Coats, will be reading The Beach Trees by Karen White on April 15 at 6pm.

      March 18, 2013

  • Jacqie

    The scifi book club will be discussing "Oryx and Crake" by Margaret Atwood on April 11.

    March 18, 2013

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