A collection of short stories about love, guilt, shame and the very notion of human existence.
Two women go into hospital expecting to leave with a child, but only one does - and it’s not theirs.
Edna O’Brien’s fictional reimagining of the 276 Boko Haram girls who were abducted in Nigeria in 2014.
“I thought that if I let anyone in, they’d find out what was broken about me. And then not only would they know, I’d know too.”
Torrey Peters became the first trans woman to be nominated for the £30,000 Women's Prize for Fiction, which was contested in an anonymous open letter by the Wild Woman Writing Club.
"She wanted someone to test her strength against, she wanted to fight, and for that she sought out the biggest, strongest man she could find. Me."
Carmen Maria Machado won the £30,000 award for her memoir In the Dream House, published by Serpent’s Tail/Graywolf Press.
“When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on.”
“Whoever you are - I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.”
Could a split train change someone's life forever?