Books by Sybille Bedford

QUICKSANDS by Sybille Bedford
Released: April 1, 2005

"Waiting for the next installment of Bedford's 'siren song of the daily round.' (Meanwhile, Counterpoint will be reissuing her nine other works.)"
Breathless, halting memoir in fragments by the English stylist, friend and biographer of Aldous Huxley, and late-blooming novelist. Read full book review >
JIGSAW by Sybille Bedford
Released: May 1, 2001

"Luminous,' yes, but 'unaffecting.'"
The second of Bedford's four novels to be reissued by Counterpoint (see below), this sequel to A Legacy follows its character into the limbo years between the world wars. Read full book review >
LEGACY by Sybille Bedford
Released: May 1, 2001

"Though Bedford acknowledges the personal history involved, her debut fiction surely stands on its own fine merits."
As part of its effort to revive interest in the English journalist, travel writer, and biographer (of Aldous Huxley), Counterpoint plans on reprinting her four novels, beginning with this, her first, from 1956. Read full book review >
JIGSAW: An Unsentimental Education by Sybille Bedford
Released: April 7, 1989

From the author of the acclaimed Aldous Huxley: A Biography (1974) a graceful, partially autobiographical coming-of-age novel. Read full book review >