[DWJ] not writing one's own books

minnow at belfry.org.uk minnow at belfry.org.uk
Tue Jun 13 18:18:35 EDT 2006

>On Tue, Jun 13, 2006 at 09:11:24PM +0000, Minnow wrote:
>>So I would have been wrong if I'd assumed McCaffrey wasn't doing any of the
>>writing after a certain date, as it were.

Roger wrote:

>_Powers That Be_ (1993 with Elizabeth Scarborough) was touted at the
>time as "McCaffrey's First Genuine Collaboration" - by its publisher, I
>think! So anything prior to that with an "and" in the author credit (the
>Ship sharecrop sequels, the Doona sequel, and the Sassinak/Generation
>Warriors/Death of Sleep lot) is likely to be as Margaret described hers.
>I have no idea about the books that came later.

The book that made me wonder who had written it had no name other than
"Anne McCaffrey" either on the cover or on the copyright and credits page.


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