Re: RARA-AVIS: JohnD's old stuff

From: jacquesdebierue (
Date: 24 Jan 2008

--- In, harry.lerner@... wrote:
> John D.'s MORE GOOD OLD STUFF and SEVEN are also solid collections of
> his short stories in that they too serve as fairly effective showcases
> for his versatility.

I have those, too, but they must be in another box. The way I figure it, I will read through whatever interests me in a box and then sell the entire contents. I can't keep all that stuff at home.

Another one I found in the box and reread quickly was Elmore Leonard's
_Bandits_, a relatively lightweight divertimento. I confirm that he has trouble depicting women effectively.



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