by Dan Simmons
Literature and Writing Quotes in Hyperion
How we cite our quotes: (Chapter.Paragraph)
There are more than a hundred billion human beings in the WorldWeb and less than one percent of them bothers to hardfax any printed material, much less read a book (3.133)
With everything going digital, will people lose their desire to read? And does listening to audiobooks count?
The AI loved [your book]. [...] That's when we knew for sure that people were going to hate it (3.176)
Tyrena is pretty much saying that if something is good, the public won't like it. Conversely, if the public loves it, it must be poo. Does that mean that John Carter was actually good?