First, an announcement. The winner of "The Secret of Sylvia" (as determined by random.org) is ... MARLA! Send me your address and I'll get the book out to you ASAP.
Now, onto a new book!
Title: Pastoral (Ballantine X757, 1963)
Author: Nevil Shute
Cover artist: uncredited
Yours for: $5 (free if your hair is shaped like a massive sideways comma)
- "I promise — I will return with the cure for Wedge Head. And then ... I Will Find You!"
- I got nothing else. Her hair is the only reason I noticed this book at all.
- "Urgent, tender and strong" is making me giggle a little
- Happy 110th birthday, Nevil Shute!
The Dane smiled ruefully.
Honestly, one of my favorite "Page 123" quotes in a long time
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