[rescue] Re: [geeks] IKEA "Jerker" desk instructions?

Phil Stracchino alaric at caerllewys.net
Mon Feb 16 16:17:12 CST 2004

On Mon, Feb 16, 2004 at 05:05:47PM -0500, Lionel Peterson wrote:
> On Mon, 2004-02-16 at 16:46, Kevin wrote:
> > All of your statements about "In the beginning" were true, but i
> > still enjoyed it enough to read it twice.
> I don't know what I was expecting, but I couldn't understand what the
> publisher was expecting to happen whenit ws published. (I haven't, and
> probably won't, read his novels, as the one comment I heard on one of
> his novels was that it started out very good, but fell apart in the
> second half of the book.)

If you're basing that decision on one comment on one book, I'd suggest

Snow Crash, The Diamond Age, Zodiac, and Cryptonomicon are all (IMHO)

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