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Item - Blade of the Guillotine

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Combined Summary

Series: Time Machine — no. 14
Platforms: Kindle (Kindle edition)
Microsoft Reader (Microsoft Reader edition)
Translated Into: La hoja de la guillotina (Spanish)
Ostrica giljotine (Serbo-Croatian)
Ostrze gilotyny (Polish)
Rezilo giljotine (Slovenian)
Sečiloto na gilotinata (Macedonian)
I skyggen av giljotinen (Norwegian)
Author: Cover, Arthur Byron
Illustrators: Steranko (cover)
Hampton, Scott (interior)
Dates: October, 1986 (First printing)
2001 (Microsoft Reader edition)
September 17, 2013 (Kindle edition)
May 1, 2017 (Ibooks reissue)
ISBNs: 0553166603 / 9780553166606 (Book club edition)
0553260383 / 9780553260380 (First printing)
1596876255 / 9781596876255 (Ibooks reissue)
Length: 125 pages (plus data bank and data file) (First printing, Book club edition, Microsoft Reader edition, Kindle edition)
Number of Endings: 1
Cover Price: US$2.50 (First printing)
User Summary: You must discover what happened to a diamond necklace that was an important part of the beginning of the French Revolution.
Demian's Thoughts:

This isn't a bad gamebook, but it's slightly weak for this series. Some of the jumps to previously read sections are a bit awkward and the option before the story begins of bringing or not bringing a red scarf is pointless and wastes time.

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Special Thanks:Thanks to Ryan Lynch for the first printing (with Australian distribution sticker) cover images.
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