3 June 1982
Show More The Samurai by Shusaku Endo, translated by Van C. Gessel.
Peter Owen, 272 pp., £8.95, May 1982, 0 7206 0559 8Show More
The Obedient Wife by Julia O’Faolain.
Allen Lane, 230 pp., £7.50, May 1982, 9780713914672Show More
Pinball by Jerzy Kosinski.
Joseph, 287 pp., £7.95, May 1982, 0 7181 2133 3Show More
Brother of the More Famous Jack by Barbara Trapido.
Gollancz, 218 pp., £6.95, May 1982, 0 575 03112 3Show More
“... despite two final paragraphs evidently written when the author woke up to its utter irrelevance. The novel concerns a once-famous composer, Domostroy; a legendary rock star known as God-dard, who has broken all records for album sales but is actually A Great Artist none the less; two girls, one black, one white, but both astoundingly beautiful and ...”