series advice, was RE: Wear Brust on your Chest

Mon Jun 2 14:59:06 PDT 2003

On Mon, 2 Jun 2003, Casey Rousseau wrote:

> Mia wrote:
> >     There's a picture???
> >
> > No, the *series* tanked.  The last book out has Dune Messiah syndrome.
> >  It's clogged with universe-building and committee meetings and nasty
> > people pinching the bridges of their noses.  I'm sure there's a novel I
> > want to read in there *somewhere*, but I'm blessed if I've got the time
> > and energy to go digging it out!
> >
> > Mia
> I haven't made it through yet either.  I got in about 50 or 60 pages, but
> life interfered.  As it happens, I'm now in the middle of reading Hornblower
> and having a rollicking good time of it.

Something I've always wanted to see was a site where people could advise
other readers when to stop reading a series. There are some books out
there that are really good, but maybe don't get read because they morph
into drek *coughRAMAcough*. Maybe I'll start working on that in my CST*.

--Brother Ike