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Why read it?
- The whole book is told only in dialogue form.
- This is excellent practice of spoken English.
- It is fantastic practice for question forming, which is difficult in English.
- It’s quite a short book. It only has 224 pages.
The book is told completely in dialogue, from beginning to end. It tells the story of Thomas, a man in his thirties. Thomas is affected by the death of his friend Don Banh, who died in a police shooting two years earlier. Thomas kidnaps seven people and takes them to a deserted Army base on the coast of California. He keeps them in the abandoned buildings and tries to get the answers he’s looking for.