The strongest and wittiest anthology of short fiction to appear for years: a superior selection box of irresistible delights' The Tablet.
Lynne Truss's chilling little version of The Turn of the Screw is funny and pointed … Kate Atkinson, who has the quasi-musical ability to write narrative voices in counterpoint, gives us a witty and touching duet between celebrity culture and La Traviata … Atkinson brilliantly combines sentimental appeal and a deadpan tone … Toby Litt's The Ghost raises the hairs on the back of your neck … a varied and enjoyable collection' Times Literary Supplement.
Winterson's stellar cast delivers plenty of incident as well as atmosphere to power this upbeat collection
Soars to some hugely enjoyable climaxes
Offers a glimpse of how the inspirational and the creative juices interact
Wonderfully innovative, creative and fun