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- The world or sphere of thrillers (sensational works).
2007 January 14, William T. Vollmann, “Military Brats in Love”, in New York Times:
- Exit A,” already crippled by this temporary union between dislikable Virginia and uninteresting Severin, now commits hari-kari by foisting on us a mind-bogglingly implausible stretch of thrillerdom: Virginia becomes part of a North Korean kidnapping ring! ݩ