A HOST OF EXTRAORDINARY CHARACTERS IN ALL NEW STORIES BY OUR BEST CONTEMPORARY WRITERS
'A masterpiece' Scotland on Sunday
A.L. Kennedy – 'Frank'
'Brilliantly melancholic' Spectator
A.M. Homes – 'Cindy Stubenstock'
Nick Hornby with Posy Simmonds – 'J. Johnson'
'Clever' Metro Andrew O'Hagan – 'Gordon'
'Elegant' Scotland on Sunday
Adam Thirlwell – 'Nigora'
Miranda July – 'Roy Spivey'
'Quirky and breathtaking' Financial Times
George Saunders – 'Puppy'
Zadie Smith – 'Hanwell Snr'
'Stellar' Irish Times
Jonathan Safron Foer – 'Rhoda'
'Exudes tenderness and melancholy' Financial Times
Alexksandar Hemon – 'The Liar'
'Powerful' The Times
Hari Kunzru – 'Magada Mandela'
'A delight' The Times
Daniel Clowes – 'Justin M. Damiano'
'Wonderfully drawn' Sunday Times
Vendela Vida – 'Soleil'
'Demands our sympathy' Financial Times
Edwidge Danticat – 'Lele'
'Arresting' The Times
Colm Toibin – 'Donal Webster'
'A revelation' Observer
'Astonishing, witty and wistful. If you wanted to be introduced to just how good contemporary writing can be, then there's no other choice than this book'
Scotland on Sunday
'A readable, often comic but seriously weighty anthology'
'Few can match this for variety, currency, star contributions or sheer scope of imagination'
Novel and touching and fun Sunday Times 'The Book of Other People is a readable, often comic, but seriously weighty anthology' Spectator A highly enjoyable alchemy The London Paper
Number Of Pages: 304
Published: 1st October 2009
Dimensions (cm): 19.6 x 12.9 x 2.4
Weight (kg): 19.8