Alas, I'm probably the ONE who pestered the library to get book copies - vs only those audio book copies! - of City until they finally did, several of them, and supposedly I was on the list, perhaps in or at least near the very front, and now that they have them, they're all out.
From: Greg Bear
Good on you, and thanks, patrick. The audio version is excellent.
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