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Mary Roach


Spook
2005

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Mary Roach is the author of Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers, Spook: Science Tackles the Afterlife, Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex, and Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void. She lives in Oakland, California.

Find Mary Roach on the web: www.spookthebook.com

I love blowin' stuff up, and having people shot, and people dodging bullets, and that's all fun, but that's a Schwarzenegger movie if that's all you focus on. I don't want to do that. I love the characters.

- Shane Gericke
Blown Away


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