Heinlein (was Re: On cataloguing books )

Jon Noble jon_p_noble at yahoo.com
Thu Mar 20 06:48:00 EST 2003


--- Megan Knight <m.a.knight at ru.ac.za> wrote:
> Jon wrote:
> I'd second that, there are reports that Moon is a
> Harsh Mistress is to be filmed (as is also Asimov's
> Foundation), but I won't be holding my breath
> waiting.
> MIAHM is also imho the last Good Book Heinlien
> wrote.
> Just about anything written earlier is well worth a
> read. The next couple, at least, were really quite
> bad
> and the following ones were still horribly self
> indulgent and not a patch on his early stuff.
> 
> my reply
> 
> Do you include Rocketship Galileo and Have Space
> Suit Will Travel among the
> good stuff?
> 
Good, but extremely dated, and hence of mainly
historic interest, although Have Spacesuit Will Travel
is also currently slated for filming - not one I'm
looking forward to actually seeing realised on the
silver screen.

Jon

PS and both were better than I Will Fear No Evil



__________________________________________________
Do you Yahoo!?
Yahoo! Platinum - Watch CBS' NCAA March Madness, live on your desktop!
http://platinum.yahoo.com
--
To unsubscribe, email dwj-request at suberic.net with the body "unsubscribe".
Visit the archives at http://suberic.net/dwj/list/



More information about the Dwj mailing list