[LMB] T totally messed up reading Vorpotril's Alliance

Fred Smith fredex at fcshome.stoneham.ma.us
Sat Feb 25 20:35:10 GMT 2017


On Sat, Feb 25, 2017 at 11:54:13AM -0500, Walter Bushell wrote:
> 
> > On Feb 24, 2017, at 3:43 PM, Matthew George <matt.msg at gmail.com> wrote:
> > 
> > Tej doesn't have a secret she doesn't know about.  Her family has a secret
> > - from everyone not in the family, and also from her.
> > 
> > That was an extraordinarily terrible summation of the book.  *Was* it even
> > of the book?  Or was it of some other book, and the review put the wrong
> > title and character names in it by mistake?
> 
> 
> Perhaps a hasty read, followed by confusion with another work. The site is selling
> books and I imagine they don’t pay much, so they get some hack work.
> 
> Somebody who read the book should have realized that Komarr was a temporary 
> location and that Ivan was in hotter politics after By shows up than usual on
> Barrayar.
> 
> 

And as bad as it is, I've read many a book description (a paragraph, or
so in length) that is nobetter. in other words, WRONG WRONG WRONG. :)

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