News for Aug. 25, 2004

LOTR a Turnoff to Girls?

8/25/04, 6:16 pm EST - maegwen

From the "errr, I don't think so" mailbag comes this blurb from the Daily Star via Ananova which says, "The fantasy novels are a big turn-off for girls, warns a new survey by publishers Penguin, who say Potter and The Lord Of The Rings books are the worst reads to pack in your suitcase this summer." [More]

Thanks to Rebecca for sending in the link!