[DWJ] Best Books of 2006

Farah Mendlesohn farah.sf at gmail.com
Fri Dec 29 05:11:47 EST 2006


On 29/12/06, Ika Willis <blake at gaudaprime.co.uk> wrote:
> Farah wrote:
>
> >
> > I can't remember who it was who went around asking sf authors to name
> > their favourite non-sf writers and was startled to see Georgette Heyer
> > turning up on many, many lists (and from male writers as well as
> > female).
>
> Ooh. Interesting. That would explain why I have to spend so much time
> at sf cons and fan meets listening to my gf talk to other fans about
> Heyer - I assumed it was a slash thing.
>
> Love, Ika
>

No, more like the Wodehouse/Pratchett sensibility nexus. There is no
guarantee that if you like one, you'll like the other, but if you
really, really don't like Wodehouse there is no chance  that you'll
like Pratchett.

Farah



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