[DWJ] Titles (was London Meet)

Margaret Ball margaret at onr.com
Tue Jun 13 18:42:59 EDT 2006

Robyn wrote

> Margaret Ball wrote:
>> Anybody ever read her earlier trilogy - _The Secret Country_, _The 
>> Hidden Land_, and _The Whim of the Dragon_? It's been so long that I 
>> can't quite remember now, but I think the books had an interesting 
>> premise (children get into a "magic" country which turns out to be 
>> based on stories they had made up earlier). To the best of my 
>> increasingly fragmented recollection, the trilogy got less 
>> interesting as you got farther into it - I think she quit playing 
>> with the premise and got into long boring stuff about the castle 
>> politics of the imaginary country - boring to me, anyway. But that 
>> might just be my perspective; I am almost as apolitical as Miles 
>> Vorkosigan's mother.
> So entirely political, but subtle about it, then? 
Oh, all right, all right. I am _really_ as apolitical as Cordelia 
_pretends_ to be, ok?

-Margaret Ball

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