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They all wore clean new laboratory coats, which still had creases down the arms and over the breast pockets from being folded and stacked in a box. Few first books are fortunate enough to receive both high praise and big awards, but vincent lams bloodletting and miraculous cures deserves the attention. Its short and violent and a little sexy and a lot of fun. Lam seems to accept that short stories arent something learned, like facts from a medschool textbook.
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