Books: New Books: Apr. 21, 1924

The following estimates of books much in the public eye were made after careful consideration of the trend of critical opinion:

RECOMPENSE—Robert Keable—Putnam ($2.00). This is the sequel to the same author's Simon Called Peter— which fact carries either its own invitation or warning. In it Mr. Keable has written "not necessarily what I would wish, but what appears to me, in some form or another, given the natures of Peter and Julie, inevitably and substantially would be." Amid shifting scenes— Africa, England, Spain—there is the same shifting conflict of will, purpose and...

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