Finalist for the Dundee International Book Prize
‘A thoroughly original, startling and very good novel indeed’ – Fay Weldon
‘A beautifully written debut, with characters to fall in love with’ – Danny Wallace
‘great comedy, exciting developments and very moving moments’ – Fanny Blake, Daily Mail.
‘gripped until the very last sentence’ –Tracy Baines, Frost Magazine
Published by Seren Books
A collection of fifteen offbeat stories about the body: resurrected, falling apart, loved and abandoned.
‘These stories are remarkable … sometimes funny, sometimes sinister…’ –Fay Weldon
‘Maria Donovan’s beautifully poised stories exploit the friction between the ordinary and the truly bizarre. The reader laughs and shivers, and finishes many with a lump in the throat.” – Emma Darwin, author of The Mathematics of Love
From Seren Books