Two Five Three

'253' is a book by Geoff Ryman about a tube train full of people. There are 253 one-page chapters, one for each passenger, each divided into sections and totalling 253 words.

It is much better than you might reasonably expect a work fitting this description to be. Just read it and it is great!

Curiously enough, there are 253 patterns in Christopher Alexander's A Pattern Language ...

And 2+3 = 5...

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