Happy dance of joy

Allison Marles apm at alumni.uwaterloo.ca
Fri Jan 21 18:19:53 EST 2005


My personal favourites are The Corinthian, Arabella, and Venetia.

Allison


On Fri, Jan 21, 2005 at 08:00:45AM -0600, Ian Riddell wrote:
> OK, once more into the breach here . . . 
> 
> Having been thoroughly smitten with Bujold's books (more Miles!) at the 
> recommendation of this list and noticing that many on this list love 
> Heyer (as do Bujold and Connie Willis) . . .  
> 
> Where should I start with Heyer? Which book should I seek out first? 
> 
> My library lists 121 titles (some of those are different editions of 
> the same books, mind you). 
> 
> What should I read first? 
> 
> widdy 
> (bracing for the response!) 
> 
> 
> On Jan 20, 2005, at 5:49 PM, Melissa Proffitt wrote: 
> 
> 
> > I was browsing the books at Wal-Mart today, killing time before 
> > picking up 
> > Aerin from school, and I wandered into the romance section thinking 
> > I might 
> > find my own copy of _Boy Meets Girl_.  What I found instead is that 
> > Harlequin has published more Georgette Heyer reprints.  Four of 
> > them. 
> > _April Lady_, _A Civil Contract_, _The Toll-Gate_ and _The Unknown 
> > Ajax_. 
> > 
> > I did a happy dance of joy right there in the store, no doubt 
> > embarrassing 
> > the Jackson-Hewitt tax guy whose booth was right there. 
> > 
> > I only bought the one I didn't have (_A Civil Contract_) but I 
> > think I will 
> > have to get those last two even though I already own them, because 
> > my copies 
> > are very old and they both get re-read often. 
> > 
> > Happy, happy, happy me. 
> > 
> > Melissa Proffitt 
> > 
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