Railways and Gods

Robyn Starkey rohina at shaw.ca
Tue Jul 9 11:43:15 EDT 2002

>Other books I've read by her are _The Red Magician_ (her first, and very
>good), _The Dream Years_ (about the Surrealists in Paris, also excellent),
>_Summer King, Winter Fool_ (which I found rather flat) and I started
>_Strange Devices of the Sun and Moon_ (which I started but never finished).
>Anyone else read her?

I have read Summer King... and I thought it had some excellent elements, 
but didn't totally hang together. She had some great world-building ideas, 
and there was a sense she wanted to tie together the mythology of the book 
and the action, but it didn't really happen.


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