Sharper Knives

Sharper Knives

Short Stories

Summary

Take a trip to the cutting edge of terror and discover:

- Why an obsession with sixties British comedy stars can make you a murderer ...

- The mother who dreads the sound of hymns - with good reason.

- How schooldays can be the weirdest days of your life.

- A couple who regularly visit the supermarket from Hell...

- And why people who collect table-mats are dangerous - only when they're dead...

Reviews

  • An Alan Bennett-like enjoyment of domestic trivia in Fowler's work... provides a foil for the horror and an unexpected seam of humour.
    Time Out

About the author

Christopher Fowler

Christopher Fowler is the multiple award-winning author of almost fifty novels and short story collections, including the Bryant & May mysteries. His other novels include Roofworld, Spanky, The Sand Men and Hot Water. He has also written two acclaimed memoirs, Paperboy (winner of the Green Carnation Prize) and Film Freak, plus The Book of Forgotten Authors. In 2015 he won the CWA 'Dagger in the Library' for his body of work. He lives in London and Barcelona, and blogs at www.christopherfowler.co.uk. Twitter: @Peculiar
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