A FOYLES Fiction Book of the Year 2016
Shortlisted for The Edge Hill Short Story Prize 2017
Longlisted for The Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award 2017
The Fen is a liminal land. Real people live their lives here. They wrestle with sex and desire, with everyday routine. But the wild is always close at hand, ready to erupt.
This is a place where animals and people commingle and fuse, where curious metamorphoses take place, where myth and dark magic still linger. So here a teenager may starve herself into the shape of an eel. A house might fall in love with a girl. A woman might give birth to a, well, what?
- Published 8th June 2017
- 208 Pages
- 129mm x 198mm x 13mm