Oil changes everything. Tess was a runaway, trying to survive as a bar girl. Mike was a fugitive from his past, exploring for oil. His knowledge of the disputed waters of the South China Sea were worth millions. She became the pawn to buy his silence. Then she would die. Love and determination was all they had to stay alive ... and stay together.
Edward St. Aubyn’s Lost for Words has recently won the Wodehouse Prize for comic fiction. The irony hasn’t been lost on anyone, for the subject of St. Aubyn’s satire is the Man Booker Prize for which... [ Read full review ]