First Impressions

February 22, 2002

This week's competition, in which you have to identify a book from its opening sentence, is from an English novel by a man who once commanded a rocket ship:

"He was struggling in every direction, he was the centre of the writhing and kicking knot of his own body."

The winner receives a £25 Blackwell's voucher and the closing date is February 26.

Entries, including postal address, should be sent to

First Impressions
The THES
Admiral House, 66-68 East Smithfield
London E1W 1BX

faxed to 020 7782 3300
or emailed to theschat@thes.co.uk

The winner of last week's competition, who correctly identified Fanny Burney's Evelina , is Christopher Phipps of the London Library.

 

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