I started with *Place of the Lion* and continued with *Greater Trumps.* *All Hallow's Eve* was the first one I tried, but I couldn't get into it.
----- Original Message -----
From: Grace Donaldson
Sent: Monday, March 17, 2008 3:49 PM
Subject: [mythsoc] Re: The Company They Keep
--- In email@example.com, John D Rateliff <sacnoth@...> wrote:
> I too wd suggest WAR IN HEAVEN, with THE GREATER TRUMPS as the
> alternate if the person I was suggesting it to had a strong
> in the tarot. CSL of course started with PLACE OF THE LION, and it
> seems to have been his favorite to recommend to new readers, but
> glad I didn't start with that one. Avoid SHADOWS OF ECSTASY until
> after you've read most if not all of the others.
Ah, I started with _Place of the Lion_, after reading Sayer's bio
_Jack_...and while I've been meaning to read _All Hallow's Eve_ and
_War in Heaven_ since then, sigh...the first one was too much for me...
[Non-text portions of this message have been removed]