Gene Wolfe News and Rumors Logged by Paul Duggan
Wednesday, May 14, 2008Charlie Jane Anders writes of 7 Reasons Why Scifi Book Series Outstay Their Welcomes at io9.com. Under the category of "the need to explain the meaning of everything, Wolfe crops up
Another example: Gene Wolfe's Urth Of The New Sun series, which is a five-book follow-up [sic] to the four-book Book Of The New Sun series. In the Urth books, Wolfe tries to tie everything from the first series together, while throwing in a lot of mystical ideas, including kabbalah.Clearly theres a small boo-boo there in terms of Urth's size. It's one book.
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