Sleeping Giants by Coffer William E.

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Published by University Press of America .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Teaching of ethnic minorities,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Nonfiction

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11391638M
ISBN 100819107603
ISBN 109780819107602
OCLC/WorldCa5588536

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Sleeping Giants has been compared to The Martian and World War Z, but the story has more in common with the robot film Pacific Rim. The novel begins when a little girl riding her bicycle falls into a pit and lands on what turns out to be an enormous metal hand.

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Sleeping Giants was an amazing audiobook. The whole book is written as a case file, so it’s interviews and journal entries performed by a full cast audio (Audible version). It took about an hour for me to understand what exactly was happening in the story, but then I was hooked.

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