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The Train of Terror

Series: Twistaplot #2
Translated Into: Im Zug des Schreckens (German)
Skräckens tåg (Swedish)
O trem do terror (Portuguese)
El tren del terror (Catalan)
Author: Foley, Louise Munro
Illustrators: Nibats, Rotciv (cover)
Febland, David (interior)
Release Date: 1982
ISBN: 0590324993 / 9780590324991
Length:107 pages
Number of Endings:31
User Summary: Your train trip to a relative's house turns out to be rather stressful due to the presence of spies from conflicting nations.
Demian's Thoughts: This book doesn't have the unconventional options or humor of the previous entry in the series, so it's not nearly as much fun. It's not too bad, though.

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kleme's Thoughts: I really enjoyed this book, despite its lack of continuity. As often happens in many game books, who and what people are changes depending on the choices you make. There is an air of mystery that is exciting, but I think the premise could have been done a bit better. I guess I was hoping for something along the lines of Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express.

A side note: the railway featured in the book is actually named the "Train of Terror." I don't know about you, but I think that would've been a clue that something might be up.

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