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    Publisher: Canongate

    That Was a Shiver, and Other Stories

    £9.99
    Intimate new stories from the Booker Prize-winning James Kelman. He 'brings alive a human consciousness like no other writer can' ALAN WARNER
    ISBN: 9781786890924
    AuthorJames Kelman
    Pub Date05/07/2018
    BindingPaperback
    Pages320
    Availability: In Stock

    SHORTLISTED FOR SALTIRE FICTION BOOK OF THE YEAR, 2017
    LONGLISTED FOR THE EDGE HILL PRIZE, 2018

    A local tries to sell his sister to a trucker as he passes through town; a couple put their children to bed and hear a loud scratching at the wall; a man looks into a mirror and reflects on becoming more like his father.

    Sparky, touching and brilliantly daring, these stories uncover human feeling in the ordinary and the everyday, and are a reminder of Kelman's exceptional talent.

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    SHORTLISTED FOR SALTIRE FICTION BOOK OF THE YEAR, 2017
    LONGLISTED FOR THE EDGE HILL PRIZE, 2018

    A local tries to sell his sister to a trucker as he passes through town; a couple put their children to bed and hear a loud scratching at the wall; a man looks into a mirror and reflects on becoming more like his father.

    Sparky, touching and brilliantly daring, these stories uncover human feeling in the ordinary and the everyday, and are a reminder of Kelman's exceptional talent.