First Impressions

October 31, 2003

This week's competition, in which you have to identify a book from its opening sentence, is from a French Nobel laureate in literature:

"'If you want to commit yourself,' writes a young imbecile, 'what are you waiting for? Join the Communist Party.'"

The winner receives a £25 book voucher. The closing date is November 4.

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 identified Emily Bronte's Wuthering Heights , is Katie Gramich of Bristol.

THES (TSL Education Ltd) and its associated companies may from time to time wish to process, or disclose your data to approved third-party companies, in order to monitor our service and send you future promotions. If you do not wish us to do this, please notify us by writing 'No promotions' on your entry.

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