February 2nd, 2009

red panda eating bamboo

[sic, sic, sic, sic, sic]

via http://news.ansible.co.uk/a258.html

100 novels everyone should read
A Telegraph selection of the essential fiction library

100 The Lord of the Rings by JRR Tolkein

WH Auden thought this tale of fantastic creatures looking for lost jewellery was a “masterpiece”.
The descriptions of the rest of the novels are silly too, but not downright wrong, and the authors' names are mostly spelled correctly.