hallieod at indigo.ie
Thu Mar 14 16:56:30 EST 2002
>I don't buy that many books, living around three-quarters on an hour away
>from a decent bookshop, so I get the bulk from the library or Red Cross
>Shop. These are ones that I'd probably make a point of buying (in no
>Diana Wynne Jones,
>Lance Parkin (specifically his Doctor Who novels - some of the best in the
>Philip Pullman (although I disagree with his worldview, since he has an
>excellent grasp of twisted "christianity" but seems to have no concept of
>the real thing),
Wow. You have no idea how impressed I am by that succinct
description of your reaction to PP.
>I need to branch out a bit in my reading habits, since I've almost caught up
>with all of these and need to find some more "must read" authors. Any
Connie Willis - the comedies? _To Say Nothing of the Dog_ is a huge
favourite of ours, and unless you've read P.G. Wodehouse or _Three
Men in a Boat_ and disliked them you might like it too.
_Bridge of Birds_ by Barry Hughart - might be another possibility.
That's not many books, unfortunately, but blanking out for the moment.
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