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    Publisher: Canongate

    Mrs Death Misses Death

    £8.99
    Mrs Death tells her intoxicating story in this life-affirming fire-starter of a novel
    ISBN: 9781838851224
    AuthorSalena Godden
    Pub Date20/01/2022
    BindingPaperback
    Pages320
    Availability: In Stock

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE GORDON BURN PRIZE

    Mrs Death tells her intoxicating story in this life-affirming fire-starter of a novel

    Mrs Death has had enough. She is exhausted by her job and now seeks someone to unburden her conscience to.

    She meets Wolf, a troubled young writer, who - enthralled by her stories - begins to write Mrs Death's memoirs. As the two reflect on the losses they have experienced (or facilitated), their friendship flourishes. All the while, despite her world-weariness, Death must continue to hold humans' fates in her hands, appearing in our lives when we least expect her . . .

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    SHORTLISTED FOR THE GORDON BURN PRIZE

    Mrs Death tells her intoxicating story in this life-affirming fire-starter of a novel

    Mrs Death has had enough. She is exhausted by her job and now seeks someone to unburden her conscience to.

    She meets Wolf, a troubled young writer, who - enthralled by her stories - begins to write Mrs Death's memoirs. As the two reflect on the losses they have experienced (or facilitated), their friendship flourishes. All the while, despite her world-weariness, Death must continue to hold humans' fates in her hands, appearing in our lives when we least expect her . . .