Re: RARA-AVIS: No, please, no

From: Juri Nummelin (
Date: 16 Feb 2000

On Sat, 12 Feb 2000, Mark Blumenthal wrote:

> Before that we also went through science fiction and westerns- What's left
> aside from romance? I know:. Kids/young adult books. Is Tom Swift HB? Maybe
> a Pushme-pullyou is the essence of noir.

Fantasy? War? Pornography? Maybe some nursery rhymes? They were debated couple of months ago.

> Juri has already explored the works of Jim Kjelgaard, the author of the Big
> Red books.

Well, actually Kjelgaard didn't venture in the HB area. Once I thought he did but now I know better. But I do know that at least Robert Sidney Bowen who wrote for the pulps and couple of Gerry Barnes books in the fourties wrote kiddies' sport literature! Maybe there's a connection...


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