Various (OT) thisses and thats
hallieod at indigo.ie
Sat Jul 2 07:13:02 EDT 2005
> > Just to toss out a couple of brief responses to other recent reads, I
>> thought _The Scarab_ was a very satisfying conclusion to the trilogy
>> (and it IS a conclusion, thank goodness), if not quite as good as
>> _The Oracle_ and _The Archon_. She does a wonderful Underworld in
>> it, which is sustained for quite a chunk of the book.
>Sorry, but who wrote these? Is it MWT?
No, it's Catherine Fisher - sorry. She writes both this-worldly
fantasy (set in places you'd probably find familiar) and invented
worlds as well, and this trilogy is invented world. Ancient
Greek/Egyptian feel, so similar in a way to the world of MWT, though
also totally different.
> > Waiting anxiously for July, which will bring among other things, the
>> new Jasper Fforde,
>Yes! I LOVE these.
It's not a Thursday Next book, just in case you hadn't heard that.
Sounds great though.
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