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Helen Mort Black Car Burning

Helen Mort is best known as an acclaimed poet, who had won the Foyles Young Poet of the Year Award five times by the age of 18. Climbers wi…

Tim Etchells Endland

Endland is the latest release from Sheffield-based publisher And Other Stories. Tim Etchells is better known as the artistic director of i…

Chuck Palahniuk Adjustment Day

Chuck Palahniuk ramraided the late-90s lit scene with an uncompromising mix of Swiftian satire, Burroughsian surrealism and enough scatalogi…

Willy Vlautin Don't Skip Out On Me

Best known for fronting alternative country rockers Richmond Fontaine, Willy Vlautin has also penned a handful of essential novels chronicli…

Amy Dempsey Surrealism

A movement founded in 1924 by Andre Breton, the Surrealists strived to replace rational logic with a more visionary form of expression. Over…

John Gray Seven Types of Atheism

Anyone who has followed the work of John Gray over the past two decades could be forgiven for believing him to be endowed with the gift of p…