This week’s competition, in which you have to identify a book from its opening sentence, is from a philosopher and meteorologist:
Entries, including postal address, should be sent to First Impressions, Times Higher Education, 26 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4HQ, faxed to 020 3194 3300 or emailed to
The winner receives a £25 book voucher. The closing date is January 16, 2008.
The winner of last week's competition, who identified History of the Kings of Britain/Book 1 by Geoffrey of Monmouth, is Sandi Galbraith of Wakefield in West Yorkshire.
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