Robyn Starkey rohina at
Thu Mar 14 18:26:06 EST 2002

>Did anyone read _Possession_ by A.S. Byatt?  _The Biographer's Tale_ is
>another book she wrote recently.  It's about a guy who decides to write a
>biography of the ultimate biographer.  Overall I'm afraid I had the same
>lukewarm reaction as I did to _Possession_,

WHAT!!! Melissa, say it isn't so. We agree on so many books, I am shocked. 
Possession is my all-time favourite novel, although I don't like her other 
books to nearly the same extreme.

I thought the Biographer's Tale started really well, but then it couldn't 
figure out where it wanted to go.


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