Multiple genres

Paul Andinach pandinac at
Sun Dec 19 10:06:46 EST 1999

On Sat, 18 Dec 1999 Tanaquil2 at wrote:

> I also wonder, how common is it for writers to begin in one 
> genre but become established in quite another?  Heyer wrote both
> romances and mysteries, and perhaps is a shade better known for the
> romances.  And Sayers was known for her translations too, wasn't
> she? But who else did this?

Edith Pargeter. Wrote historical romances, but better known for the
crime novels she wrote under a nom de plume.
(And, come to think of it, best known for a series of crime novels in
a historical setting.)

"Hold fast to the one noble thing."

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