Things We Say in the Dark

December 8, 2020
Things We Say in the Dark

'Gripping . . . You won't put it down' SundayTelegraphA shocking collection of dark stories, ranging fromchilling contemporary fairytales to disturbing supernaturalfiction.Alone in a remote house in Iceland a woman is unnerved by herisolation; another can only find respite from the clinging ghostthat follows her by submerging herself in an overgrown pool.Couples wrestle with a lack of connection to their children; aschoolgirl becomes obsessed with the female anatomical models in amuseum; and a cheery account of child's day out is undercut bychilling footnotes.These dark tales explore women's fears with electrifying honestyand invention and speak to one another about female bodies,domestic claustrophobia, desire and violence.'A brilliant collection of stories . . . All will burrowtheir way into your brain and not let go'Stylist'Shimmers with menace . . . Fans of Angela Carter andShirley Jackson take note' i NewspaperKIRSTY LOGAN WAS SELECTED AS ONE OF BRITAIN'S TEN MOSTOUTSTANDING LGBTQ WRITERS by Val McDermid for theInternational Literature Showcase in 2019