Re: RARA-AVIS: blown away - the results.

From: Bob Toomey (
Date: 06 Jan 2000

cooper wrote:
> I made the mistake of rushing into making
> my list, after thinking more I would have changed a few (but maybe one
> should go with impulses, prevarication leads to indecision) the main one
> being Andrew Vachss, who wouldn't appear in my current list of faves. I read
> a load of his stuff as fast as I could buy it, but I soon became jaded with
> his work.

Yeah, I rushed my list, too -- Fredric Brown should have been on it, and Peter Rabe and...sorry, guys. How soon we forget.

I had the same reaction to Vachss. FLOOD blew me away, but it was all downhill from there. Burke got preachy and I went elsewhere.


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