Names. Was: Question: "High" concepts in Fantasy

Irina Rempt irina at
Fri Mar 7 02:49:55 EST 2003

On Friday 07 March 2003 08:40, Jon Noble wrote:

> I believe there is a US title called "The courage of
> Sarah Noble" fortunately it doesn't seem to have made
> it here as my Sarah has never had to endure seeing it
> (because needless to say if it had we couldn't resist
> embarassing her with it) for a long time her nickname
> was Boris (don't ask) and every year someone in the
> family would give her a Boris titled book - Boris the
> Tomato is still a favourite of hers.

Has she read _Boris_ by Jaap ter Haar (it does exist in English)? It was 
one of my favourites when I was about eleven.


Vesta veran, terna puran, farenin.
Beghinnen can ick, volherden will' ick, volbringhen sal ick.          Latest: 02-Mar-2003

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