• “The smartest historical sci-fi adventure-romance story ever written by a science Ph.D. with a background in scripting 'Scrooge McDuck' comics.”—Salon.com
  • A time-hopping, continent-spanning salmagundi of genres.”
  • “These books have to be word-of-mouth books because they're too weird to describe to anybody.”
    —Jackie Cantor, Diana's first editor


Someone mentioned to me that ECHO is on the list of Goodreads’ candidates for Best Book of 2009. At a glance, there seem to be a _lot_ of good books listed, and I’m honored to be among them.

If you happen to feel like voting for ECHO or any of the others, the link to do so is


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25 Responses »

  1. I don't know – I've only read it four times so far….probably should read it again to make up my mind ;)

  2. Hey,
    Thankfully I have
    goodreads come to me automaticly, and I have voted, but your link some how is not hot. So hopefully your peeps will know how to cut and paste.

  3. Here's a clickable version of the link:

    Goodreads Best Books of 2009

    As I write this, ECHO is #15 on the list.


  4. I haven't had a look at the list yet but I got Echo for Christmas and so far I'm working my way through it and loving it.

  5. I voted and Echo is now at 12.

  6. Interesting, "Echo" is today (Dec 26) at #8 and also #98.

  7. I like using GoodReads, I'll have to go vote ;)

    Looks like Santa Paws spent some quality time at your house!

  8. I just voted literally 30 seconds ago, and Echo is now at #6. :).

  9. Thanks, Karen!

  10. Man, you guys are pretty effective! [g]

    Many thanks!

  11. And Dan what's his name is #28.


  12. Who is in the photo?

  13. Goodness, what speed! I'm Most Impressed–and very grateful. [g] Thanks!

    That's my youngest daughter, Jenny, in the photo, with JJ the dachshund in the purple hobo hat.

  14. Jenny's a cutie–love the dimples!

  15. I just voted. But it said that the results were hidden until Jan. So i couldn't see what number it is.
    Good Luck!!!!

  16. just signed up so i could vote. ill pass the word along to my other Jamie loving friends. :)

    - Rebekah W.

  17. Just voted, LOVED IT!!

  18. Hmmm. Weird. Echo is both No. 4 and No. 46 this minute.

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