Reviews

  • This young prodigy of a French writer was so shrewd, so ruthless, glittering and clever, so full of dawning marvel at the ways of the world, so freshly observant, that every page he wrote was a delight

    Fay Weldon
  • Passages of delirious sensuality ... so assured that one wonders how he would have written in maturity

    Guardian
  • A masterpiece

    Jean Cocteau