Peter Dickinson

Robyn Starkey rohina at
Wed Mar 27 18:38:57 EST 2002

Hi all,

Just finished reading the Ropemaker, which I quite enjoyed, although I 
think it had some problems, which I am happy to talk about it more detail 
if anyone wants to discuss it. Anyway, this was the first book I have read 
by this author, and I was amused to find out that he is Mr Robin McKinley. 
Because I can certainly see some similarities between their work, 
particularly at the sentence level. I was wondering if anyone has read any 
more of his books, and what they might recommend. There seem to be an awful 
lot of them, and my impression from where they are shelved in the library 
is that lots are for younger readers. Any guidance/suggestions would be 

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