Edward Champion conducted an interesting survey yesterday in San Francisco’s Embarcadero Center. He asked 19 people whether they had heard of 11 authors and to name a book by the ones they recognized. Here’s his report. Margaret Atwood was the most recognized name, followed by David Gardner, Philip Roth, and James Robison.
Jeff Grim has been a reader all of his life. He has had a particular interest in military history, any war at any time. His fascination with military history has brought him to an interest in historical fiction where the history comes alive with fictitious heroes and villains. Recently, Jeff has become interested in historical mysteries set in various time periods.