Re: The Snippet Game
"In that case," said Ponder, "I think I'll get my thaumodalite and my notebooks. It's vital to work out where we are. It could be EcksEcksEcksEcks, I suppose. It looks very foreign."
No guesses as to either author or book. It says it all in that small paragraph.
And if you haven't read the book in question, then you've not lived.