[DWJ] Pod cast on DWJ

Alina contemplatinum at gmail.com
Tue Apr 19 05:36:36 EDT 2011


Thanks for the feedback, everyone. I'll get Verdigris Deep and Gullstruck
Island/Lost Conspiracy out from the library and see if I have more luck.

Alina


On Tue, Apr 19, 2011 at 9:22 PM, Eleanor Joslin <eleanor at dreamvine.org.uk>wrote:

> Maybe it has something to do with my having started it on a day trip to
> London where I could only read it in snatches on the tube and while waiting
> for buses etc. (buses and reading don't mix for me) but I have also found it
> not particularly gripping.  I love some of the writing, but that hasn't
> stopped me putting it aside to read another book.  I will go back to it
> soon, though.
>
> Perhaps Verdigris Deep is more my thing.
>
>        Eleanor
>
>
> On 18/04/11 23:34, Alina wrote:
>
>> I found Fly by Night really difficult to get into - it wasn't bad, it just
>> didn't grip me enough for me to keep going past 1/4 of the book. Is there
>> another of Hardinge's books that's more accessible? I saw Gullstruck
>> Island
>> on the local bookshop's bargain table and wondered whether I should get
>> it.
>>
>> Alina
>>
>>
>> On Mon, Apr 18, 2011 at 11:49 PM, Hallie O'Donovan<hallieod at gmail.com
>> >wrote:
>>
>>  Just to save any possible future confusion, _Verdigris Deep_ was
>>> published
>>> in the States as _Well Witched_.  Hardinge's third book is also a
>>> stand-alone, and also has different titles: _Gullstruck Island_ in the UK
>>> and _The Lost Conspiracy_ in the US.  The sequel to _Fly by Night_ is the
>>> most recent book, and is _Twilight Robbery_ over here and _Fly Trap_ in
>>> the
>>> US.
>>>
>>> Hallie
>>>
>>>
>>> On Mon, Apr 18, 2011 at 12:10 PM, Eleanor Joslin
>>> <eleanor at dreamvine.org.uk>wrote:
>>>
>>>  Deborah,
>>>>
>>>> Coincidentally, I am currently reading Fly by Night, my first Hardinge.
>>>>
>>>  I
>>>
>>>> just looked at her webiste and saw that although Fly by Night has a
>>>>
>>> sequel,
>>>
>>>> Verdigris Deep isn't it, so go ahead and read it.
>>>>
>>>>        Eleanor
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On 18/04/11 11:54, Deborah Meghnagi Bailey wrote:
>>>>
>>>>  Quick question for those who know: I just got delivery of Frances
>>>>> Hardginge's Verdigris Deep. Is it actually a sequel to Fly by Night, or
>>>>> are
>>>>> they stand-alone books? Because I haven't received Fly by Night yet,
>>>>> and
>>>>>
>>>> I
>>>
>>>> don't know whether I need to read them in order or not...
>>>>>
>>>>> Thanks!
>>>>>
>>>>>
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