Originally Posted by Billi
I hope I won't forget it until we finally reach the December vote but I think I will propose Short Fiction then. It's a little bit sad to see that our decision this time mostly depends on the length of the book. I'm not criticising at all, I understand all the reasons very well, but Classics deserve better (at least many of them)!
It's not just December. People were complaining last month about the length of Cloud Atlas
. I would hate to see a major criteria for monthly book selection become that the book be short and up beat. Perhaps another possibility for December in 2013 would be to make that the comedy month? That is if comedy is retained as a category.