From the Back Cover
“[Fry] has once again proven that he is an entertainer of the very first rank.” —Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times
“It’s an old story...but Fry...has the wit and erudition to make it run like a well-made pocket watch. Be warned: the vengeance promised by the title has an unabashedly nasty flavor that’s distinctly British and quite refreshing.”—Newsweek
“In his first attempt at thriller writing, British actor-novelist Stephen Fry doesn’t stumble at all....Revenge
is sweet.” —People
“A brisk thriller...smooth, clever, bittersweet, and dramatically entertaining.” —The Seattle Times
About the Author
Stephen Fry is the author of three previous novels and a memoir. As an actor he has been featured in numerous films, including Gosford Park, A Civil Action, and Wilde, in which he played the title role, and in such popular English TV series as Jeeves and Wooster, Black Adder, and A Bit of Fry and Laurie. He lives in London.From the Hardcover edition.