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The Penguin Book Of The British Short Story
The Penguin Book Of The British Short Story Various
This is the first anthology capacious enough to celebrate the full diversity and energy of its writers, subjects and tones. The most famous authors are here, and many others, including some magnificent stories never republished since their first appearance in magazines and periodicals. The Penguin Book of the British Short Story has a permanent authority, and will be reached for year in and year out.This volume takes the story from its origins with Defoe, Swift and Fielding to the 'golden age' of the fin de siècleand Edwardian period.
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The Affair
The Affair Various
Fourth in a new series of short story anthologies from the UK market leader of erotica
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Sex in Public
Sex in Public Various
Black Lace: the leading erotic imprint for women
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Black Lace Quickies 1
Black Lace Quickies 1 Various
Black Lace - the leading erotic imprint for women
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Black Lace Quickies 9
Black Lace Quickies 9 Various
Black Lace - the leading erotic imprint for women
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The Little Black Book of Stories
The Little Black Book of Stories A S Byatt
'The Little Black Book of Stories is a showcase of Byatt's talents - the ideal primer for anyone who has not yet discovered A. S. Byatt, and a delight for those who have' Daily Telegraph
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The Matisse Stories
The Matisse Stories A S Byatt
'A. S. Byatt's three-tale sequence hits the imagination's retina with all the vibrant splatter of an exploding paintbox ... Everywhere, scenes sizzle with chromatic intensity' The Sunday Times This elegant collection shares A.S Byatt's preoccupation with the role of art and with the heart's mysteries. Each story is in some way inspired by a painting of Henri Matisse.
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The Djinn In The Nightingale's Eye
The Djinn In The Nightingale's Eye A S Byatt
‘This book is a work of art’ Daily Telegraph
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Sugar And Other Stories
Sugar And Other Stories A S Byatt
'Antonia Byatt's first collection of stories displays all her talent as a novelist, but spiced with additional friskiness... a bright, sensual prose that seems to paint rather than describe' - Penelope Lively, Evening Standard
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All the Rage
All the Rage A.L. Kennedy
A dozen stories: a dozen ways of looking at love, or the lack of love. Over five previous collections, A. L. Kennedy has shown herself to be a master of the short form, with a perfect way with sentences and a voice so distinct as to be instantly recognisable.
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Original Bliss
Original Bliss A.L. Kennedy
'A writer of linguistic brilliance, balm-bearing humanity and blissful originality' Scotsman
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Indelible Acts
Indelible Acts A.L. Kennedy
One of Granta's twenty Best of Young British Novelists in1993 and 2003 'A. L. Kennedy is one of the most brilliant writers of her generation' Sunday Telegraph
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Night Geometry And The Garscadden Trains
Night Geometry And The Garscadden Trains A.L. Kennedy
One of Granta's twenty Best of Young British Novelists in1993 and 2003
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Now That You're Back
Now That You're Back A.L. Kennedy
'Funny, deadpan, angry, tender and despairing' Elle
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Hot Little Hands
Hot Little Hands Abigail Ulman
Hot Little Hands contains nine funny, confronting and pitch-perfect stories about stumbling on the fringes of innocence, and the marks desire can leave. Anya, in her fake-leather sneakers and second-hand clothes, just wants to fit in at her Melbourne school.
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You Are Not A Stranger Here?
You Are Not A Stranger Here? Adam Haslett
'Enormously moving-Haslett's writing is harrowing, morbidly funny and deeply erotic' Independent on Sunday
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Emporium
Emporium Adam Johnson
The acclaimed and explosive debut short story collection by the Pulitzer Prize winner for Fiction 2013
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Ladies and Gentlemen
Ladies and Gentlemen Adam Ross
Following his celebrated debut novel, Mr. Peanut, Adam Ross presents a darkly compelling collection of stories about brothers, loners, lovers and young people navigating lives full of good intentions, misunderstandings and obscured motives.
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Is This The Way You Said?
Is This The Way You Said? Adam Thorpe
The new short story collection from the highly acclaimed author of Ulverton and The Rules of Perspective
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