First Impressions

March 24, 2000

This week's competition, in which you have to identify a book from its opening sentence, is from a novelist who could tell his Tom Collins from his Harvey Wallbanger: " Though I haven't ever been on the screen I was brought up in pictures ."

The winner receives a £25 Blackwells voucher and
the closing date is March 28.

Entries should be sent to
First Impressions
Admiral House, 66-68 East Smithfield
London E1W 1BX

faxed to 020 7782 3300
or emailed to

The winners of last week's competition, who correctly identified Iris Murdoch's The Bell , are Dennis and Marjorie Brooks of Needham Market, Suffolk.

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