[LMB] novella report, book bombs

Lois McMaster Bujold lbujold at myinfmail.com
Wed Jun 17 18:55:33 BST 2015


I may add in passing the term "book bomb" is very bemusing to me, since 
saying "the book bombed" is a slang phrase meaning the book did very 
badly in sales and/or reviews; same as "the book tanked".

Well, slang.  Evolving as fast as bacteria, and for some of the same 
reasons.

Ta, L.


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