[DWJ] New edition of Neverwhere

deborah.dwj at suberic.net deborah.dwj at suberic.net
Fri Nov 18 13:37:27 EST 2005


On Fri, 18 Nov 2005, Kyra Jucovy wrote:
|My own favorite story to tell is that I own a near-complete set of Piers
|Anthony's Bio of a Space Tyrant series that may well have been purchased
|with Eli Wiesel's Nobel Prize money.  I got them from his son, a former
|student of my father's, when I was eleven.  If you know how pornographic
|that series is, you will understand why I find this so funny.

Disturbingly, both Wiesel's _Night_ and the first _Bio of a Space
Tyrant_ book have cannibalism in them.  This is why I never read
the second BoaST book. 

...Now I am slightly queasy.

-deborah
--
Ye knowe ek, that in forme of speche is chaunge
Withinne a thousand yere, and wordes tho
That hadden pris, now wonder nyce and straunge
Us thinketh hem, and yit they spake hem so.  -- Chaucer



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