[DWJ] Music in DWJ

Hallie O'Donovan hallieod at gmail.com
Wed Nov 30 04:31:25 EST 2011

The story about magic and music was in that little publicity booklet
HarperCollins put out in 2000, called "Enter the Worlds of Chrestomanci".
There's an extract from *Charmed Life* and an interview with DWJ, though it
doesn't say who did the interviewing. I grabbed many copies when they were
in bookshops, and might even have written that story up -- will check the


On Mon, Nov 28, 2011 at 4:51 PM, Gili Bar-Hillel
<gbhillel at netvision.net.il>wrote:

> And Fire and Hemlock, no doubt. There's a wonderful story ABOUT DWJ, don't
> remember where I read it. From my memory: she was on a panel about music
> and magic at some convention, and was getting increasingly annoyed by what
> her fellow panelists were saying. So finally she got up and said, "magic
> and music are like THIS!" and snapped her fingers. At which point, due
> allegedly to some technical glitch, Beethoven's fifth started pumping in
> through the speakers. But of course it was no glitch, we all know DWJ was
> really a witch. Can anyone confirm this anecdote, or refer me to where I
> may have read it?

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