Published October 11, 2004
by Arcade Publishing .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||456|
The book combines family drama with legal thriller and culture-clash showdown to masterful effect Judge Savage [is] among his finest achievements. A deeply humane portrait of one of the most complicated and interesting characters of recent fiction. As true to life as fiction can ever be. - /5(5). Judge Savage by Tim Parks pp, Secker, £ Tim Parks has stated that "as an author, you are always trying to write the kind of book you would wish to read yourself".Author: Alfred Hickling. The veteran British author employs a modified version of interior monologue to capture the crash and roar of the life of Daniel Savage, a judge in England's Crown Court circuit. Savage is a man in. Already a highly successful lawyer, Daniel Savage has just been promoted to the position of Crown Court judgethough jealous colleagues whisper that his promotion might be due to the fact that he is black. He decides that its finally time to settle down, forswear philandering, and Pages:
Judge Savage The truth about blurbs or at least my blurbs, is that I write down the book as I see it and then the publishers add the puff and praise as they see any event, here is the blurb to Judge Savage, followed by a few comments on when where why I wrote the book. Judge Savage by Tim Parks - Already a highly successful lawyer, Daniel Savage has just been promoted to the position of Crown Court judge—though jealous Released on: Octo Daniel Savage is a Crown Court judge. In this novel by Tim Parks the author offers a penetrating glimpse into the human condition when, through the judge's eyes, he observes that those with whom we have the greatest intimacy are suddenly the most frighteningly mysterious. Get this from a library! Judge Savage. [Tim Parks] -- "Promoted young to the position of Crown Court Judge - because of his ability, because of the political convenience of promoting a man with coloured skin - it's time for Daniel Savage to settle down.
item 3 Judge Savage by Parks, Tim Hardback Book The Fast Free Shipping - Judge Savage by Parks, Tim Hardback Book The Fast Free Shipping. $ Free shipping. No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write a review. Best Selling in Fiction & Literature. See all. Judge Savage: A Novel. Average rating: 2 out of 5 stars, based on 1 reviews 1 Recently promoted to the position of Crown Court judge-jealous colleagues suggest it might be because he is black-Daniel Savage decides at midlife that it's finally time to settle down, foreswear philandering, and rededicate himself to his career 2/5(1). Ultraprolific Parks (A Season With Verona, , etc.) returns to fiction with this account of a minority judge’s journey into jurisprudence and justice of the courtroom battles the justice of love in the confused and sometimes overly wordy mind of Daniel Savage, a non-white judge in the wig-wearing British legal system. Judge Savage is a work of tremendous learning and subtlety but it is by no means an easy read. It is unremittingly serious, forensic, edgy, awkward, and ultimately depressing.