|By (author):||Atkinson, Kate|
|Subject:||FICTION / General|
|FICTION / Literary|
|FICTION / Short Stories (single author)|
|FICTION / Women|
|Size:||8.53in x 5.73in x 0.89in|
|From The Publisher*|
A dazzling collection of eleven interconnected stories from the bestselling, award-winning author of Shrines of Gaiety and Life After Life, which offer the gimlet eye and delightful social critique that have made Atkinson one of the most lauded writers of our time.
"Simply one of the best writers working today, anywhere in the world." -Gillian Flynn, author of Gone Girl
KATE ATKINSON won the Whitbread (now Costa) Book of the Year prize with her first novel, Behind the Scenes at the Museum. Her four bestselling novels featuring former detective Jackson Brodie became the BBC television series Case Histories, starring Jason Isaacs. Her 2013 novel, Life After Life, was shortlisted for the Women's Prize and voted Book of the Year for the independent booksellers associations on both sides of the Atlantic. It also won the Costa Novel Award, as did her subsequent novel A God in Ruins (2015). She has written twelve ground-breaking, bestselling books and lives in Edinburgh, Scotland.