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The Harry Harrison Collection: 11 Novels and Short Stories

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

Good Book

I had to wait about one minute for this book to open. If you are patient it will open for you.

posted by jOE14 on November 18, 2010

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Most Helpful Critical Review

2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

Warning: Halcyon Press Books won't open!!!!

I found three books from this publisher that I really would like to have read. Unfortunately none of them will open. I had thought it might be due to the size of the files, but other books I have downloaded that are equally large are fine. All three of these hang up ...
I found three books from this publisher that I really would like to have read. Unfortunately none of them will open. I had thought it might be due to the size of the files, but other books I have downloaded that are equally large are fine. All three of these hang up my Nook, and the only way I can get out of it is to turn the device off. I tried going through the techs with the first one, but nothing worked. I went to check a review of one of the books, only to discover that everyone who downloaded the book had that problem. One reader was told the problem's on the publisher's end and once it gets solved, the books will open. So now I have three books that look great and enticing, but can't get open. I'm only giving this one star, but I'm sure I'd rate it higher if I could read it.

posted by Jazzikins1953 on October 18, 2010

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  • Posted June 6, 2012

    Poor formatting for great content

    The collection is full of excellent stories but I was disappointed that the formatting was so poor. The text is mostly acceptable within each paragraph, but the paragraphs are separated by two double spaces, often leaving very little text on a Nook screen. The stories run into one another without headings on separate pages to indicate where one finishes and another begins. Although there is a contents list at the beginning, the hotlinks don't work, and the 'contents' link at the beginning of each story does not work either when clicked. Annoyingly some stories stop abruptly then continue after a full page break.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted December 22, 2011

    Meh

    Worth a few bucks, but the content isn't all there. Says 11 books, 2 or 3 of them are duplicated.

    Having said that, there is enough content here to be a good deal if it's cheap.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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    Posted March 22, 2011

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