[DWJ] Dumbledore vs. Snape

Elizabeth G. Holtrop elizabeth at bouma-holtrop.com
Mon May 14 19:30:25 EDT 2007


 Elizabeth G. Holtrop wrote:
 
> Am I misunderstanding the context, or is Mark arguing that children's 
> books don't need to be as intelligent, well-written, or 
> non-stereotypical as adult books need be?  

And Mark wrote:

>No!  Not my intent at all!  I meant it is fun!  *Fun!*  Adult books 
>aren't always.


Oh, good. :)  Sorry for leaping to conclusions, and thank you for putting me straight.  I agree completely with the fun assessment -- both for Harry Potter and children's books in general.

EGH


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