RARA-AVIS: Re: Voodoo, Ltd.

From: jacquesdebierue ( jacquesdebierue@yahoo.com)
Date: 07 Mar 2008

--- In rara-avis-l@yahoogroups.com, "jacquesdebierue"
<jacquesdebierue@...> wrote:
> I know I should be reading Connelly, but I dipped into a box and found
> this Ross Thomas novel (I notice it is signed and dedicated by Thomas
> to one Cyndy... not any Cyndy I know, but then I do tend to forget
> Cyndys). This Woo and Durant novel is a reminder of what a fantastic
> writer Thomas was. I know we have already had a Thomas month and I
> don't want to suggest another one, but people should read him. Since
> his death, his books have disappeared from the shelves, but there are
> plenty of copies around...

I should say that after the revival that followed the disrevival after his death, there has been another disrevival. I never see his books except in used bookstores. Does anyone remember the Ross Macdonald disrevival? Unbelievable. The guy was totally out of print for a while... Shameful. The two Rosses should never be out of print.



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