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Mischief
Mischief
Weldon, Fay2015
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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.
Main title:
Mischief / Fay Weldon.
AUTHOR:
Weldon, Fay, author
Imprint:
London : Head of Zeus, 2015.©2015
Collation:
400 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents:
Angel, All Innocence -- Alopecia -- The Man with No Eyes -- Breakages -- Weekend -- Delights of France or Horrors of the Road -- Down the Clinical Disco -- A Gentle Tonic Effect -- Chew You Up and Spit You Out -- Ind Aff or Out of Love in Sarajevo -- Baked Alaska -- GUP or Falling in Love in Helsinki -- Love Amongst the Artists -- Lily Bart's Hat Shop -- Knock-Knock -- Wasted Lives -- A Knife for Cutting Mangoes -- Smoking Chimneys -- Happy Yuletide Schiphol -- Why Did She Do That? -- Christmas on Møn -- The Ted Dreams, a novella.
ISBN:
9781784081027 (hardback)
Dewey class:
823.914
LC class:
PR6073.E374
Language:
English
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