Dark red hair. Wee skirt and trainers, bare arms. All those freckles.
Hands Across the Water
Isis in Darkness
Margaret Atwood presents a man pining for his lost love over decades.
Do Not Say We Have Nothing
An extract from Madeleine Thien‘s Man-Booker shortlisted novel.
Zulu Romeo Foxtrot
Douglas Coupland on rock-star font Helvetica.
In Sight of the Lake
A women looks for control in a story by Alice Munro.
A mildewed dystopia from Camilla Grudova.
Rachel Seiffert on Naomi Alderman
‘So, to summarise: witty, bold, and delicate too. Oh yes, and supremely able to turn a story.’