Booking a Room with a View
Join me as I shuttle and shoulder through the worlds of literature, cinema, and the awards seasons attending both.
Wednesday, December 22, 2010
Its shortlist competition in 1982 (those I've read in italics): John Arden's (now out-of-print) Silence Among the Weapons; Timothy Mo's Sour Sweet; William Boyd's An Ice-Cream War; Lawrence Durrell's (now out-of-print) Constance, or Solitary Practices; Alice Thomas Ellis's The 27th Kingdom.
A deserving winner