21 NOVEMBER 1908, Page 45

READABLE NovEr.s.—Gay Lawless. By Helen blathers. (Stanley Paul and Co.

6s.)—A. story concerned with that particular section of the world of horses which goes in for the sport of trotting.—Tormentilla. By Dorothea Deakin. (Smith, Elder, and Co. 6s.)—A modern story of how a young lady masquerades in her own father's house.—The Sybil of Venice. By Rachel Swot() Macnamara. (W. Blackwood and Sons. 6s.)—A series of stories concerning the bestowal of love-philtres and the casting of spells by the lady who gives her name to the collection.