Tuesday, 10 July 2012

2 - Lucy Coats on Martin Amis

Our second most-viewed post is also the one which attracted the most media attention, and also attracted what I suspect is a record-breaking 66 comments on the site.

Martin Amis's throwaway remark to the effect that he'd have to suffer brain damage before he'd consider writing a children's book may have drawn Lucy's ire, but it also drew forth a provocative and intelligent response from her, and a sparkling debate from our readership:

Martin Amis: A Response from a Children's Author - Lucy Coats
And for those of you who just can't wait to find out what our most-viewed post of all time so far is... I'm afraid you'll have to. But only for an hour. See you back here at 6.00pm!

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