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Initial post: May 9, 2009 6:32:14 PM PDT
Poogboy says:
If there is a Translator's Note from Jakob Haarhuis in the beginning, then how is this story completely fictionalized?

In reply to an earlier post on May 26, 2009 9:08:41 AM PDT
LG knows It says:
I was under the impression that that too was also a work of fiction.

Posted on Jun 21, 2009 8:27:14 AM PDT
Jakob Haarhuis is the name of a fictional translator. The note prefaces the book to give it an air of authenticity. I was sucked in as well. Don't feel bad.
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