Bouncy Castle wrote: Tonyblack wrote:
I was very impressed until I saw what book won the prize last year . . .
Perhaps the reading public have grown up?
Nah. It's like, for example, Time's Person of the Year. Hitler made it once, Stalin made it twice, as did Nixon. I guess they choose that based on how influential the person was, even if said influence wasn't a good one...
And one can't deny that Fifty Shades of Gray
is influential. Then again, so was Twishite
. Or Atlas Shrugged
. Or The Eye of Argon
"What have you been doing since you stole that antique TARDIS of yours, since you first landed on Skaro? Shouting 'Look at me!!! I'm not fighting a war!', while you battle the Daleks all the way through space and time."