rebus 30th anniversary debuts of the month make the most of Lovereading
Search our site
The Course of History Ten Meals That Changed the World by Struan Stevenson, Tony Singh Read the opening extract of the brand new Struan Stevenson, Tony Singh book before its publication on 24/10/2017

Will Self Book and Novel

Will Self - Author


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 Matt Thorne, Alexei Sayle and Ben Richards.

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

Loading other books by Will Self...


Author Info

Author's Website

www.will-self.com
Loading twitter updates...

Did you know

At Lovereading you can download and read an Opening Extract and an online review of books by Will Self and hundreds of other authors.

Author 'Like for Like' recommendations


I love the newsletter with reviews of all the new books coming out. Can't wait to open it when it arrives in my inbox.

Rachel Aygin

Its jam packed with fantastic titles, informative descriptions & fantastic reviews and has a vast array of great features & competitions.

Linda Rollins

Lovereading does a stella job in promoting both new and established authors.

Iris Clements

I love 'try before you buy' extracts. I love the wide range of authors & genres. I love the author info. I love books!

Judi Davies

Lovereading has all the new books and also suggestions for 'similar' authors whilst waiting for your favourites new books.

Carol Peace

Lovereading always comes up with great suggestions and has introduced me to enjoyable books and new authors to discover.

Gaynor Passmore

Lovereading is a wonderful way to expand my literary horizons, discover inspiring authors & get the chance to read new novels first. #loveit

Zarina de Ruiter

I love Lovereading because I get to read great books and then get to tell everybody how good they are.

Sally Doel

Lovereading4kids

Lovereading4schools