Blogs in March 2022

Young Skins 27th March 2022

This magnificent collection takes us to Glanbeigh, a small town in rural Ireland – a town in which the youth have the run of the place. Boy racers speed down the back lanes; couples haunt the midnight woods; young...

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The Book of Barcelona: A City in Short Fiction (Reading the City) 25th February 2022

A slighted wife escapes her family in a wealthy neighbourhood for the night and stumbles into the city’s red-light district… The head of security at Barcelona’s container port searches for a figure that only he has seen sneak into...

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My Pen Is the Wing of a Bird 19th February 2022

“My pen is the wing of a bird; it will tell you those thoughts we are not allowed to think, those dreams we are not allowed to dream” A woman’s fortitude saves her village from disaster. A teenager explores...

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Stewkey Blues 18th February 2022

Stewkey Blues is a collection of new short stories rooted in Norfolk by one of its best-known writers. From Stiffkey’s Stewkey Blues (blue shelled cockles) in the north, to the wilds of Breckland in the south, this collection is...

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Homesickness 16th February 2022

‘A mesmerisingly powerful book, full of the strangeness and beauty of life’ Sally Rooney ‘Addictive, stylish and violently funny… An outstanding collection’ Kevin Barry From the prize-winning author of YOUNG SKINS, comes HOMESICKNESS – a quietly caustic, startlingly beautiful...

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