A Jeeves and Wooster novel Gussie Fink-Nottle's knowledge of the
common newt is unparalleled. Drop him in a pond of newts and his
behaviour will be exemplary, but introduce him to a girl and watch
him turn pink, yammer, and suddenly stampede for great open spaces.
Even with Madeline Bassett, who feels that the stars are God's
daisy chain, his tongue is tied in reef-knots. And his chum Tuppy
Glossop isn't getting on much better with Madeline's delectable
friend Angela. With so many broken hearts lying about him, Bertie
Wooster can't sit idly by. The happiness of a pal - two pals, in
fact - is at stake. But somehow Bertie's best-laid plans land
everyone in the soup, and so it's just as well that Jeeves is ever
at hand to apply his bulging brains to the problems of young love.
Along with The Code of the Woosters, Right Ho, Jeeves is considered
by many his finest comic novel - and perhaps the finest in the