**Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature**
NEW SELECTED STORIES BY THE BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF DEAR LIFE
‘Munro is still one of our most fearless explorers of the human being, as she descends, time and again, headlamp on full beam, pickaxe and butter-knife at the ready’
Spanning her last five collections and bringing together her finest work from the past fifteen years, this new selection of Alice Munro's stories infuses everyday lives with a wealth of nuance and insight.
Beautifully observed and remarkably crafted, written with emotion and empathy, these stories are nothing short of perfection. A masterclass in the genre, from an author who deservedly lays claim to being one of the major fiction writers of our time.
“Munro’s insight is oddly uplifting… Cruelty and self-delusion beautifully described”
William Leith, Evening Standard
“Stunning… All the stories are immaculate, but the title story is extraordinary… Read and marvel”
Kate Saunders, The Times
“Heart-stopping… Demonstrates her mastery of her craft”
Clare Wigfall, Observer