Quote Originally Posted by Isahoinp View Post
They scoffed at and shot down Tolkien, who essentially created modern fantasy. So yes, I believe it was a fair assumption to make.
This is not a reply to my question...
And talking "assumption", is this an assumption? :

"Ishiguro is not Nobel material and after a 10 year gap in works he released a novel that borders on being fantasy and now nothing since. For me to even consider him a realistic candidate I'd need to have him release more works."