Re: RARA-AVIS: Re: Blurbs (Ignore That Sucking Sound)

From: Brian Thornton (
Date: 06 Jun 2009

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    Sounds like the ultimate in "incestuous" blurbs!

    G.M. Ford blurbed his wife Skye Moody's latest book. Does anyone else know of other couples "in the business" doing this?

    And I've always wondered whether Stephen King was tempted to blurb Joe Hill's HEART-SHAPED BOX.

    All the Best-


    On Sat, Jun 6, 2009 at 3:07 AM, kerkhoc <> wrote:

    > IMO the definite blurb is from the unforgetable grand master Donald E.
    > Westlake:
    > "I wish I had written this book!"
    > This blurb is covering "Comfort Station (1971)" written by J. Morgan
    > Cunningham, a pen name of Westlake. Irony and decryption at its best!

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