Portable Door

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Starting a new job is always stressful, but when Paul Carpenter arrives at the office of H.W. Wells he has no idea what trouble lies in store. Because he is about to discover that the apparently respectable establishment now paying his salary is in fact a front for a deeply sinister organization that has a mighty peculiar agenda. It seems that half the time his bosses are away with the fairies. But they're not, of course. They're away with the goblins. Tom Holt, Master of the Comic Fantasy Novel, cordially ...

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Overview

Starting a new job is always stressful, but when Paul Carpenter arrives at the office of H.W. Wells he has no idea what trouble lies in store. Because he is about to discover that the apparently respectable establishment now paying his salary is in fact a front for a deeply sinister organization that has a mighty peculiar agenda. It seems that half the time his bosses are away with the fairies. But they're not, of course. They're away with the goblins. Tom Holt, Master of the Comic Fantasy Novel, cordially invites you to join him in his world of madness by reading his next hilarious masterpiece.

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  • ISBN-13: 9781841492087
  • Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
  • Publication date: 5/28/2004
  • Pages: 404
  • Sales rank: 792,701
  • Product dimensions: 4.90 (w) x 7.70 (h) x 1.02 (d)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 9, 2014

    Quirky, lighthearted, quick fun read

    For those of you who like the soft-spoken, diminutive hero. A quirky premise, but a light and quick read. This is the book for you. similar to Jasper fforde but not as involved a read. (i know but you will understand after reading)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 27, 2012

    Premise in search of plot

    200 pages of intro, a couple of plot chapters, and a good conclusion. It felt like Holt was having too much fun screwung with his protagonist to get around to a story.

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