Sunday, August 17, 2008


OAKLEY, Oscar: [Unknown, featuring "Toughs talking out of the corners of their mouths in synthetic American that had neither the wit nor the pungency of the real thing....Very remarkably bunk."]
—from Josephine Tey's Daughter of Time

O'FALLON, Vendla:
Daddy's Girl (New York Times: "astonishing" and "courageous" and "deeply satisfying")
—from Jonathan Franzen's The Corrections

OWEN, Michael: Accidents Will Happen, The Loving Touch, The Winshaw Legacy: A Family Chronicle (Peacock Press, 1991)
—from Jonathan Coe's The Winshaw Legacy: What a Carve-Up!

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