zaryushka at bellsouth.net
Sun Aug 19 22:49:15 BST 2007
Re the expensiveness of the book. I bought Freer and Flint's Pyramid Power
the same day I bought TSK:Legacy. TSK:Legacy has about 370 pages and cost
$25.95. Pyramid Power has about 350 pages and cost $24.00. To me this is
not a sufficiently big enough difference to describe TSK:Legacy as an
expensive book. As far as I am concerned, all hardbacks are relatively
expensive. Some I buy and some I have to wait until the library has them.
The books definitely have a slower pace than my usual reading matter, but I
am enjoying them. I am much more eager now after Legacy to get the third
----- Original Message -----
From: "Peter H. Granzeau" <pgranzeau at cox.net>
To: "Discussion of the works of Lois McMaster Bujold."
<lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk>
Sent: Wednesday, July 11, 2007 1:14 PM
Subject: Re: [LMB] legacy
> At 12:54 AM 7/11/2007, Lois McMaster Bujold wrote:
>>>It isn't obvious from the Eos marketing, but this was written as a
>>>single novel, and blame the publisher for breaking it up into two novels.
>>*** I really can't let Eos stand alone for taking the blame, here.
>>Your Author got more money out of the deal as well; I could have
>>insisted on selling the book as a single volume -- for a considerably
>>lower advance. That period where I was trying to run a household of 4
>>on a budget of $125 a week still lives in my memory, I'm afraid.
> I hope those days are gone forever, Lois.
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