Books: Salably Swoony

CORONET AMONG THE WEEDS (187 pp.) —Charlotte Bingham—Random House ($3.95).

It's a bit much really. Me writing a book I mean. It isn't as if I had any talent or something. But what's a girl to do. There I was twenty and pear-shaped and daddy a noble lord. Only not a rich one. Lord and Lady Clanmorris are what my parents really are. Only really they are writers too. Named Bingham like me. They live in London. And I couldn't type or do shorthand very well really. So I started this corny book. All about me.

At least it's supposed to be my...

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