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Alasdair Gray - Author


Alasdair Gray is an old asthmatic Glaswegian who lives by painting, writing and book design. In addition to Lanark, he is author of Unlikely Stories Mostly, 1982 Janine, The Fall of Kelvin Walker, Lean Tales (with James Kelman and Agnes Owens), Old Negatives (verse), McGrotty & Ludmilla, Something Leather, Why Scots Should Rule Scotland, Poor Things, The Ends of our Tethers and A Life in Pictures.

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If you like Alasdair Gray you might also like to read books by James Kelman, Iain Sinclair and Irvine Welsh.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Alasdair Gray

Every Short Story by Alasdair Gray 1951-2012 by Alasdair Gray
Every Short Story by Alasdair Gray 1951-2012
Alasdair Gray
Containing sixteen tales that were published in 1983 with the title Unlikely Stories, Mostly, this collection also includes fifty-seven tales from later books, as well as sixteen new ones.
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/04/2015
Every Short Story by Alasdair Gray 1952-2012 by Alasdair Gray
Every Short Story by Alasdair Gray 1952-2012
Alasdair Gray
Gathering together every story he has written in a career spanning 60 years, as well as sixteen brand new tales and a host of illustrations, this is a landmark publication from one of Scotland’s greatest writers.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/11/2012
Lanark by Alasdair Gray
Lanark
Alasdair Gray
With an introduction by William Boyd who says, 'Lanark will leave its trace on your life', this is a work of extraordinary imagination and wide range, its playful narrative techniques convey a profound message, both personal and political, about humankind's...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/05/2007

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www.alasdairgray.co.uk/

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