publication date: Saturday, November 17, 2007 (part of Round XXXII)

category: Literature

clue: One must be patient to come through this English novelist's oeuvre.

explanation: Ondaatje wrote The English Patient and Coming Through Slaughter. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Joanna Woods, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Aaron Shurtleff, David Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Tony Peters, Walter Chesser, Shawn Brandt, Greg Bair, Jim Kraus, Allison Bair, Jason Evans, Sam Boyarsky, and Rhonda Woods


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