Tales of whimsy and human foibles

Labels And Other Stories by Louis de Bernieres (above) is a collection of 14 tales.
Labels And Other Stories by Louis de Bernieres (above) is a collection of 14 tales. PHOTOS: IVON BARTHOLOMEW, HARVILL SECKER
Labels And Other Stories (above) by Louis de Bernieres is a collection of 14 tales.
Labels And Other Stories (above) by Louis de Bernieres is a collection of 14 tales. PHOTOS: IVON BARTHOLOMEW, HARVILL SECKER

LABELS AND OTHER STORIES

By Louis de Bernieres

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 13, 2019, with the headline 'Tales of whimsy and human foibles'. Subscribe