6 August 1992
Show More A Choice of Murder by Peter Vansittart.
Peter Owen, 216 pp., £14.99, June 1992, 0 7206 0832 5Show More
Portrait of the Artist’s Wife by Barbara Anderson.
Secker, 309 pp., £13.99, June 1992, 9780436200977Show More
Turtle Moon by Alice Hoffman.
Macmillan, 255 pp., £14.99, June 1992, 0 333 57867 8Show More
Double Down by Tom Kakonis.
Macmillan, 308 pp., £14.99, April 1992, 0 333 57492 3Show More
“... Sarah says, what else could you expect of someone who drank and smoked as he did? Why, nothing, and the trouble with this novel is that Jack, Sarah and Charles give us nothing you wouldn’t expect. AliceHoffman’s Turtle Moon promises better. It is set in Verity, the most humid and the quietest spot in eastern Florida, a town where the only sound is that of strangler figs dropping their fruit on ...”