Christina Thompson

Christina Thompson reviews 'The Delinquents' and 'Down by the Dockside' by Criena Rohan

February–March 1987, no. 88 01 February 1987
Christina Thompson reviews 'The Delinquents' and 'Down by the Dockside' by Criena Rohan
Given the appetite of the literary industry, it’s hard to believe that a good thing can go unnoticed for long. But it happens. Occasionally the manuscript of an unheard-of author, or the out-of-print book of a forgotten one, finds its way into the hands of an influential member of the literary establishment – and from there to the rest of us. It’s a big event. Not only does it lend credibili ... (read more)