Framing devices

Otter Perry ottertee at
Thu Apr 3 18:21:04 EST 2003

Kyla Tornheim wrote:

> I just reread _The Hero and the Crown_, and was utterly bewildered as to
> the precise chronology, since it's awfully vague, even though I've been
> reading this book periodically for years. The framing device is around
> just the first few chapters, but since Robin McKinley's writing style is
> sort of vague (and I mean this in the nicest way possible), I was
> thinking, "Wait.

Hmmm.  I have read and reread this book and can't remember ever having
this problem, though I suppose I might have the first time ....
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