transentient at gmail.com
Fri May 26 06:41:19 PDT 2006
> I've read 5th Head of Cerberus, BotNS + Urth religiously, and most of
> Wolfe's other older books. I read the Long Sun series and felt the
> book was almost as good as Severian's tale but I was disappointed
> by the
> last book and never got to the Short Sun or later work. I think I
> will now
> have to do that. But, as is obvious, I have a lot of issues to
> resolve in
> BotNS first.
Short Sun is really really excellent - I'm just on my first tour
through the works of Gene Wolfe myself, but I really like Short Sun
best out of the big cycle. You really have to read BoTNS and BoTLS to
fully enjoy it, but getting through BoTLS is well worth it.
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