Author of the Month
An artist with profound insight into human nature and the mature talent to deliver it. - The Washington Post
Quietly commanding, single-minded, gimmick-proof, Swift’s fiction has grown organically into a social-emotional record of modern English experience sensed on the pulse, on the tongue - in the heart. - The Independent
Newly published: Mothering Sunday
Mothering Sunday - Graham Swift
***LONGLISTED FOR THE WALTER SCOTT PRIZE*** From the Booker-winning author of Last Orders and Waterland comes a long-awaited new novel. 'Mothering Sunday is bathed in light; and even when tragedy strikes, it blazes irresistibly...
Swift's small fiction feels like a masterpiece' The Guardian It is March 30th 1924.
It is Mothering Sunday. How will Jane Fairchild, orphan and housemaid, occupy her...