• Sign In / Register
  • Help
  • Basket0
Cornish Short Stories: A Collection of Contemporary Cornish Writing (Paperback)
  • Cornish Short Stories: A Collection of Contemporary Cornish Writing (Paperback)
zoom

Cornish Short Stories: A Collection of Contemporary Cornish Writing (Paperback)

(editor), (editor), (author of contributions), (author of contributions), (author of contributions), (author of contributions), (author of contributions), (author of contributions), (author of contributions), (author of contributions)
£12.00
Paperback 192 Pages / Published: 02/04/2018
  • In stock online

Usually despatched within 24 hours

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect
This bold and striking new anthology showcases Cornwall's finest contemporary writers, combining established and new voices. Ghosts walk in the open and infidelities are conducted in plain sight. Two teenagers walk along a perfect beach in the anticipation of a first kiss. Time stops for nothing - not even for death. Sometimes time cracks, disrupting a fragile equilibrium. The stories are peopled with locals and incomers, sailors and land dwellers; a diver searches the deep for what she has lost, and forbidden lovers meet in secret places. Throughout, the writers' words reveal a love of the incomparable Cornish landscape.

Publisher: The History Press Ltd
ISBN: 9780750983556
Number of pages: 192
Dimensions: 198 x 129 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
Compelling stories that look beyond the expected Cornwall. The work of the eloquent writers who grace its pages suggests the literary scene is very much alive in Cornwall today. -- Wyl Menmuir, author of The Many Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2016
This collection of stories is as haunting and various as the Cornish landscape it portrays. Readers will find much to enjoy in these stories about grief, love and belonging. -- C.J. Flood, author of Infinite Sky and Nightwanderers Winner of the Branford Boase Award 2014
This collection is proof, if ever it were needed, that creative writing and the development of new voices continue to thrive in Cornwall. -- Helen Chaloner

You may also be interested in...

Five Years From Now
Added to basket
£7.99   £6.99
Paperback
Into the Water
Added to basket
£7.99   £5.99
Paperback
Call Me By Your Name
Added to basket
£8.99   £6.99
Paperback
History of Wolves
Added to basket
£8.99   £6.99
Paperback
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
Added to basket
The Silent Companions
Added to basket
£7.99   £6.99
Paperback
The Handmaid's Tale
Added to basket
£8.99   £6.99
Paperback
Reservoir 13
Added to basket
£8.99   £6.99
Paperback
Less
Added to basket
£8.99   £6.99
Paperback
The Burning Chambers
Added to basket
£20.00   £15.99
Hardback
Little Fires Everywhere
Added to basket
£7.99   £6.49
Paperback
The Music Shop
Added to basket
£8.99   £6.99
Paperback
A Family Recipe
Added to basket
£7.99   £5.99
Paperback
The Stars are Fire
Added to basket
£7.99   £6.49
Paperback
Norse Mythology
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.49
Paperback
The Sparsholt Affair
Added to basket
£8.99   £6.99
Paperback

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.