Matters of Chance
By Gail Albert
Original Publisher: G.P. Putnam & Sons
Current Publisher: Out of Print
Fiction Finalists for First Novel That Year:
- Gail Albert for Matters of Chance
- John M. Del Vecchio for The 13th Valley
- Susanna Moore for My Old Sweetheart
- David Small for Almost Famous
Fiction Winner for First Novel That Year: Gloria Naylor for The Women of Brewster Place
Fiction Judges That Year: Not Available
The Year in Literature:
- The Color Purple by Alice Walker won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
- William Golding won the Nobel Prize for literature.
More Information: Matters of Chance was Albert’s first novel.