[DWJ] Pinhoe Egg -with small spoiler

Robyn Starkey rohina at shaw.ca
Mon Nov 6 19:06:28 EST 2006


>On a related note . . .
>And I'm not sure how I feel about Janet in the Pinhoe Egg. I see that Janet and
>Julia are clearly a certain age in this book, because of their adolescent
>crazes for horses and Jason. Although this smacked a little of
>Harry-Potter-growing-up-and-getting-grumpy, I did appreciate the humour. But at
>the same time, I was disappointed in Janet, who seemed to have lost her
>admirable spunk from Charmed Life. I know that Pinhoe Egg is about Marianne and
>Cat's stories, but still, I wanted to hear at least one of Janet's exciting

I , on the other hand, always found Janet a bit on the smug and annoying 
side, and so I find her behaviour in Pinhoe entirely consistent. :-)


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