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

Lisa Grant Coffin lisa at spindot.com
Fri Jun 28 17:14:18 PDT 2002

David Dyer-Bennet <dd-b at dd-b.net> wrote:
> "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_.

hah! bought four of them for him last week! :) it's rather hard to stay
ahead of you ddb, deserving of a hah!

thanks for the rec, more are certainly welcome
lisa grant coffin