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.
Sixty four short tales from Gray's earlier books are here joined with ten new stories, with illustrations and information to amuse curious readers.
'Gray is a true original, a twentieth century William Blake.' - Observer
Publication date: 15/11/2012
Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd
|Publication date:||15th November 2012|
|Publisher:||Canongate Books Ltd|
|Genres:||Literary Fiction, Shorter Reads,|
|Categories:||Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945),|
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. Author illustration © Alasdair GrayMore About Alasdair Gray