This week's competition, in which you have to identify a book from its opening sentence, is by a philosopher-novelist with a passion for swimming:
"Five hundred guineas!" said Mor's wife."
The winner receives a Blackwell's £25 voucher and
the closing date is July 10.
Entries should be sent to
Admiral House, 66-68 East Smithfield
London E1W 1BX
faxed to 020 7782 3300
or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
The winner of last week's competition, who correctly identified Kingsley Amis's One Fat Englishman , is Jonathan Osmond of Cardiff University.
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