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Mischief: Fay Weldon Selects Her Best Short Stories

Mischief: Fay Weldon Selects Her Best Short Stories

Author: Fay Weldon
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'She's a Queen of Words' CAITLIN MORAN. 'One of the great lionesses of modern English literature' HARPER'S BAZAAR. 'Readable, articulate and fascinating' THE SCOTSMAN. 'Outrageously funny' DAILY EXPRESS. 'Sharp, witty, incisive' THE TIMES. 'Wise, knowing, forthright' INDEPENDENT. Reviewers have been describing Fay Weldon's inimitable voice for years. Now, here is Fay Weldon in her own words. Choosing and and introducing twenty-one of her favourite short stories written throughout her fifty year career as one of Britain's foremost novelists. Included as a bonus is a new novella, The Ted Dreams, a ghost story for the age of cyber culture, big pharma, and surveillance.

Reviews

'One of the great lionesses of modern English literature.' Harper's Bazaar. 'A sparkling river of wit.' Mail on Sunday. 'Weldon's stories pull no punches.' Independent on Sunday.

Author description

Weldon's work includes more than twenty novels, five collections of short stories, several children's books, nonfiction books, magazine articles, and a number of plays written for television, radio, and the stage. She was awarded a CBE in 2001.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9781784081027
  • : Head of Zeus
  • : Head of Zeus
  • : February 2015
  • : United Kingdom
  • : March 2015
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Fay Weldon
  • : Hardback
  • : 823.914
  • : 400