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An Interview With Simon Loxley

Monday, September 30, 2002

Will You Not Eat Your Words?

Eating books
By the Hopeful Hoplites of Hammurabi indeed!  I don’t recall the first book I wanted to eat but Alex Lencicki says his choice would have been one of John’s.

Book Alert: The Whistle, the Grave, and the Ghost

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A summary of The Whistle, the Grave and the Ghost:
In the woods near his home in Michigan, thirteen-year-old Lewis Barnavelt stumbles upon an ancient grave and silver whistle that draw him, his best friend Rose Rita Pottinger, his uncle Jonathan, and their friend Mrs. Zimmermann into a battle with an ancient evil.

Friday, September 27, 2002

Remembrances: Brian Kenny

Recent comments from Brian Kenny:
I was at the University of Chicago from 1963 to 1967 working on a Ph.D. in theoretical physics. There I met a number of people through Calvert House, a place where Catholic Chaplains lived. While there I started a group which met in the homes of various people to discuss theology and have Mass in their homes.

Sunday, September 22, 2002

Book Alert: The Whistle, the Grave, and the Ghost

Books News
Brad Strickland, writing at the Compleat Bellairs:
"I've seen the new cover [for The Whistle, the Grave, and the Ghost], and alas, it is not a wraparound, though it strikes me as very good. Nice color scheme and nice 'Gorey' feel to it!

"The proposals are in...and a new non-supernatural Anthony Monday is among them. Let's see what Dial says now."