Presents new short fiction by thirty of Ireland's best established and emerging writers. From small town streets in millennium Ireland to the frontline trenches of World War I, these stories are filled with menace, intrigue, and wit.
Staying Thin for Daddy is the debut English-language short story collection from Brennan, one of Ireland's leading writers in both the Irish and English languages. The book was long-listed for the Frank O'Connor International Short Story Collection Award.
This deeply moving debut collection is where poetry and history meet. Connie Roberts recounts her childhood in one of Ireland's most notorious industrial schools, coming to terms with this experience and examining the roles played by those around her.