Page /
100%

Reviews

  • A greatly gifted and original writer...there is an exhilarating freshness and energy to this collection

    Observer
  • This first book of short stories will delight her fans with their daring. Whether in a world where sleep is illegal or on an island of diamonds where the rich wear coal jewellery, Winterson is the mistress of the short story

    Jessica de Rothschild, Tatler
  • The quality of her writing has remained constant: precise, fluent, perfectly judged. This collection is another refinement of that art, studded with metaphors and unexpected asides

    Independent on Sunday
  • The short story form was made for Jeanette Winterson...mesmerising prose poems

    The Times
  • Her stories transport us into the dizzyingly fertile mind of one of Britain's most prodigiously gifted authors...breathtaking

    Scotland on Sunday

We use cookies on this site to enable certain parts of the site to function and to collect information about your use of the site so that we can improve our visitors’ experience.

For more on our cookies and changing your settings click here


Strictly Necessary


Analytics


Preferences & Features


Targeting / Advertising