What if it turned out you’d completely misunderstood their books? Not even counting the mortification you’d feel, after that meal, your concept of those novels would be completely altered and you could never read them the same way again.
Aside from anything else, any author that can have a one-on-one conversation about their books for a whole hour obviously needs to take a short trip away from Egoville. I’m not talking aout book signings or group lectures or anything like that? But alone with an author? Not for me