Tolkien's grandson writes a mystery
- I've read one review of this book, an absolute killer of a dismissal.
Whatever talent grandfather Tolkien had, the reviewer said, he sure didn't
pass it on to his grandson in this tedious book that reads entirely as if
it were written by a lawyer (which Simon Tolkien is), not a novelist. Thus
- David Bratman
At 05:45 PM 1/28/2003 , Joan wrote: