bookspacePhoto of readermy comments
 home > bookspace > my comments > comment: codex /
Subscribe via RSS 
Codex
Lev Grossman
Adult Fiction GROSSMAN

Comments  Summary  Excerpt  Reviews  Author Notes

What other readers are saying about this title:
Avatar for Marsap Marsap said:
Edward Wozny, young investment banker, is sent to help one of his firm's most important clients. His task is to search their library for a medieval codex, a book kept sealed away many reasons. Edward meets Margaret Napier,an academic, who he enlists to help him to solve the mystery of the codex-to understand its significance to his clients, and to decipher the seeming parallels between the legend of the codex and an obsessive role-playing computer game, MOMBUS, that has absorbed Edward's time and mind. I found the plot intriguing and the history of the book collection fascinating. Still unsure of the ending--in someways it was a surprise, and at the same time somewhat disappointing. Still I would give it a 4 out of 5 stars.
posted Nov 4, 2012 at 11:29AM
Question about returns, requests or other account details?
 Add a Comment
Submission Guidelines

Find this title in the Library Catalog
Find this title in the Library Catalog


more titles about

main characters Edward Wozny
Male
Age: Young adult
Yale graduate.
Investment banker

Margaret Napier
Female
Scholar
Medieval scholar.



recent comments
hcl mobile app
hclib
mobile
app
Facebook Twitter Tumblr YouTube Vimeo Flickr Federal Depository Library Federal
Depository
Library
Hennepin County Government Hennepin
County
Government
© 2014  Hennepin County Library12601 Ridgedale Drive, Minnetonka, MN 55305 Comments and Feedback    |    RSS