It is a weariness shared by others connected to the book as well. The author is sick of being asked about it, the publisher is sick of being asked about it, and readers are sick of asking booksellers about it. The way I decided to approach this was to pull together a list of possible causes, and then ask someone who would know for sure if any of them were true. Bast: Would you like to have me test that theory out on yourself. Kenny: Umm.