Tagged with Margery Sharp

Martha in Paris by Margery Sharp (1962)

This is the the sequel to Margery Sharp’s 1957 novel The Eye of Love. Review by Mary P: Martha, an orphan, living with her aunt and uncle is taken under the wing of Mr Joyce, a rich furrier. He employs her uncle and gives her an allowance. When she is 18 he decides, as she … Continue reading

The Eye of Love by Margery Sharp (1957)

Review by Sylvia D: The Eye of Love is a charming tale – just right for reading on your hotel balcony overlooking glorious Lake Como!   The characterisation is delightful, the touch very light and the narrative sprinkled with wry humour. One can just picture fifty-something Harry Gibson, rather stout and balding, hurrying down the street in his … Continue reading