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Granta 101 by Jason Cowley

Reinvigorated and redesigned, Granta has a new editor and a new website. But it's not all change: we will still continue to publish the world's finest writers of fiction, memoir and reportage, in an elegant and collectable paperback book. In Granta 101 , there is new fiction from celebrated writers Annie Proulx, Rick Moody and Joshua Ferris. Plus Andrew Hussey on the Paris Intifada, Robert Macfarlane reports from blitzed Beijing, Tim Lott investigates a macabre murder, Xan Rice on a missing plane; a lost father and a son's search, Janice Galloway: 'My mother thought I was the menopause', Owen Sheers on the legacy of British H-bomb tests, Douglas Coupland on thinking visually, plus: Hilary Mantel, Lavinia Greenlaw, Robin Robertson, Ruth Franklin, Nick Danziger, Akash Kapur, Louise Dean and Gautier Deblonde's photographs from the Arctic.

About the Author

Jason Cowley is the new editor of the Granta magazine. He was previously editor of the Observer Sport Monthly. He was literary editor of New Statesman and a long-time contributing editor for Prospect, for which he now writes a literary column. He was recently shortlisted for the newspaper magazine editor of the year in the British Society of Magazine Editors Awards.

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Publication date

2nd April 2008

Author

Jason Cowley

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Publisher

Granta Publications Ltd

Format

Paperback
288 pages

Categories

Anthologies (non-poetry)

ISBN

9781905881017

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