RARA-AVIS: Re: early woman h-b writers

From: Kevin Burton Smith ( kvnsmith@thrillingdetective.com)
Date: 26 Sep 2001

>George, Leigh Brackett wrote a whole lot of sci-fi along with her little
>bit of great hardboiled. I haven't read any of her sci-fi, so I can't
>tell you which book you've read.

A lot of her sci-fi stuff is supposedly very space opera-ish, sorta like STAR WARS. Which probably helped her land the gig co-writing THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK, which is still the best of the STAR WARS flicks.

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