Jeff Long Message Board

Cate posts on 11/22/2006 8:52:45 AM Recently got all excited thinking that one of my all time favourite books was being made into a movie. Big mistake obviously. Why hasn't someone optioned this book? It was a bestseller and exremely marketable to the industry one would think. I am totally confused, absolute rubbish is getting produced and a top story like this doesn't!! Why?????
tiffany posts on 11/16/2006 6:02:59 PM i read this book a few years ago i really enjoyed it so i had my sister,my daughter and finally my husband read it they all thought it was great. id there a movie out or one coming out of the descent?
vidmar posts on 11/8/2006 5:51:08 AM i think jeff should write a book about strange - great- quirkey-crazy climbers-like seth shaw-fritz stammberger-mugs stump-norman clyde-fred beckey-guys that were never famous almost just myths-thanks vidmar

Tegan posts on 11/5/2006 10:51:30 PM I would just like to know why the best book I have ever read has been cheaply plagiarised into a poorly put together movie with no real substantial story line. If Jeff Long does happen to read this I would just like to know if he is going to do anything about it?
posts on 6/5/2006 6:52:48 PM Hi, I dont know if someone ever read this post, but if it does, I really need to get any information about the writer Jeff Long, Id like to know him. In his official website dont have any contact information. Im from Argentina. Thank you
Dennis Palmer posts on 2/18/2006 12:33:02 AM Dear Jeff, When I started reading THE RECKONING, I remembered MICKELSSON'S GHOST by John Gardner. Remembering that novel, I wanted to see how you would develop your novel. I liked the book. The setting was very good--Especially with the theme of water and the secrets that it could reveal to Molly. THE RECKONING was the first of your works that I have encountered. The book was in my registration bookbag when I attended Bouchercon36 in Chicago. I live in Chicago. Your work impressed me. I was especially pleased with how the novel was able to come to closure so seeminglly effortlessly. I enjoy a novel more when the author can end the story in such a way that it encompasses all of the paths and issues that the story brought forth. Good luck, Dennis
Rick posts on 5/10/2005 2:39:17 AM I went to high school with the pilot and his wife. She and I are still very close friends. We are talking about a book about the entire scene. Drop me a line if you are interesting it opening up any dialog.

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