First Impressions

May 4, 2001

This week's competition, in which you have to identify a book from its opening sentence, is from a comic novel by an Englishman best known as a playwright:

"The sky grew darker and darker as the morning wore on."

The winner receives a £25 Blackwell's book voucher and
the closing date is May 8.

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 winner of last week's competition, who correctly identified Jonathan Swift's Gulliver's Travels , is John Beer of Cambridge.

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