Book length (was Re: tad williams)
Melissa at Proffitt.com
Fri Feb 7 22:32:34 EST 2003
On Fri, 07 Feb 2003 20:06:53 -0700, Robyn Starkey wrote:
>This book length thing is really freaking me out. I don't understand how
>anyone can make judgements without considering the quality of the story and
I think we've already establishe that such people are NUTS. Oh...we didn't.
Oops. My mistake. :)
> but rejecting a book on
>length of pages is as silly as rejecting it because the cover is blue.
My point has been that the choice not to read a book should not be conflated
with the overall quality of the book. I'm not going to read _American Gods_
because I know there are things in it that would really put me off. Does
that make it a bad book? Of course not. But I am, nevertheless, rejecting
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