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Will Self is the author of three short-story collections, The Quantity Theory of Insanity (winner of the 1992 Geoffrey Faber award), Grey Area and Tough Tough Toys for Touch Tough Boys; a dyad of novellas, Cock and Bull, and a third novella, The Sweet Smell of Psychosis; and four novels, My Idea of Fun, Great Apes, How the Dead Live (shortlisted for the Whitbread Novel of the Year 2000) and The Book of Dave.

Together with the photographer David Gamble, he produced Perfidious Man, a sideways look at contemporary masculinity. There have been three collections of journalism, Junk Mail, Sore Sites and Feeding Frenzy. Will Self has written for a plethora of publications over the years and is a regular broadcaster on television and radio. His latest work is a collection of pieces entitled Liver: A Fictional Organ with a Surface Anatomy of Four Lobes.

If you like Will Self you might also like to read books by Ben Richards, Alexei Sayle and Matt Thorne.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Will Self

Umbrella by Will Self
Umbrella
Will Self
Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2012. Radical in its conception, uncompromising in its style, Umbrella is Will Self's most extravagant and imaginative exercise in speculative fiction to date. Sir Peter Stothard, Chair of Man Booker Prize 2012 judging...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/04/2013
Umbrella by Will Self
Umbrella
Will Self
Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2012. Radical in its conception, uncompromising in its style, Umbrella is Will Self's most extravagant and imaginative exercise in speculative fiction to date. Sir Peter Stothard, Chair of Man Booker Prize 2012 judging...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/08/2012
Liver by Will Self
Liver
Will Self
Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts on 23 October 2008. Please note that we are currently unable to provide an extract from this title. An amazing jacket which can't help but catch your eye brings...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/09/2008

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