Excerpts Promised

Long, long ago (almost a month now) I promised to supply a couple excerpts from All I Survey. Right, here you go.From On Fictional Conventions:Again and again, the modern reader may read a sentence like this: "Peter had already noticed a smiling, blue-eyed girl, with a bright, shingled head, slip in among the new-comers, suspected … Continue reading Excerpts Promised

Bookly Things

I don't think I'm going to quite match last month's total of 19, but I should finish one or two more books this month to reach 17 or 18. Respectable enough. Ah, for the lost opportunities of January.The only book I've read recently that was new to me was Dixie Betrayed by David Eicher, and, … Continue reading Bookly Things