This week's competition, in which you have to identify a book from its opening sentence, is from a novel about a lifelong Scottish feud:
"The full truth of this odd matter is what the world has long been looking for, and public curiosity is sure to welcome."
The winner receives a £25 Blackwell's voucher and the closing date is March 19.
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The winner of last week's competition, who correctly identified Graham Greene's A Burnt-Out Case , is Stephen Plumb of the University of Sunderland.
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