Literary Disappointments (was: The LKH thing)

Tue Feb 18 03:50:02 PST 2003

From: "Jot Powers" <books at bofh.com>
> > >books. Given that after its success he's probably less subject to
> > >editing than before, I have little interest in plowing through the
> > >verbal underbrush for 'Otherland'.
> >
> > Given Tad Williams' knack for Talking I wouldn't touch Otherland either.
> I stand by my assertion that he is the modern day Tolstoy.  Able
> to say in 2000 pages what takes others 200 pages.

I got given all three Otherland books as promos. I've read the first but
could never be bothered starting on the next two.

It's easier to ask forgiveness than to get permission. - W. Slovotsky
Costumier & Reprobate