"Fantasy" Films [LoTR, H.P.]

Fri Jun 28 10:15:55 PDT 2002

> -----Original Message-----
> From: David Dyer-Bennet [mailto:dd-b at dd-b.net]
> Sent: Friday, June 28, 2002 13:09
> To: dragaera at dragaera.info
> Subject: Re: "Fantasy" Films [LoTR, H.P.]
> "Lisa Grant Coffin" <lisa at spindot.com> writes:
> > when he gets a bit older he's going to love steven's books too. *here's
> > hoping* that the successes of LoTR and Harry Potter gives 
> hollywood a lesson
> > in the draw of well-crafted fantasy movies.]
> This is probably where I should recommend Diane Duane's Young Wizards
> books (starting with _So You Want To Be A Wizard_).  Contemporary
> fantasy in which the younger you are, the more powerful a wizard you
> are (if you're a wizard at all), but it takes time to learn expertise
> and finesse.  Very powerful books, especially _Deep Wizardry_.
> -- 

Concur.  I love re-reading these.