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Book “affinities”?

July 31, 2009

I just added book “affinities” to the site.  Now what should we call those?

Basically what do you call it when two books have common sources of inspiration?  And then again, what if two books share their readership?  We really need to come up with some terminology here…

Affinities double O

You like the Odyssey?  Well, Infloox suggests the Iliad as well.  Good boy.  But what about reading Henry Miller’s Plexus if you had previously loved Les Trois Mousquetaires?  Really? Well that’s news to me…