The Grandma Gamer

June 17, 2007

“Encore”

Filed under: Booking Through Thursday — eisel @ 8:09 pm

Almost everyone can name at least one author that you would love just ONE more book from. Either because they’re dead, not being published any more, not writing more, not producing new work for whatever reason . . . or they’ve aged and aren’t writing to their old standards any more . . . For whatever reason, there just hasn’t been anything new (or worth reading) of theirs and isn’t likely to be.

If you could have just ONE more book from an author you love . . . a book that would be as good any of their best (while we’re dreaming) . . . something that would round out a series, or finish their last work, or just be something NEW . . . Who would the author be, and why? Jane Austen? Shakespeare? Laurie Colwin? Kurt Vonnegut?

Goodness. There are no easy questions, are there? Isaac Asimov, of course. Allen Drury. Herman Wouk. Louisa May Alcott. To name a few I miss.

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1 Comment »

  1. I’d love another great children’s book from Pheobe Gilman or James Marshall!

    Comment by Andrea — June 17, 2007 @ 9:11 pm


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