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Fireworks

Paperback, 05/10/2017, £8.99
£8.09
`I started to write short pieces when I was living in a room too small to write a novel in.' So says Angela Carter of this collection, written during a period living in Toyko.

Invention of Angela Carter: A Biography

Paperback, 12/10/2017, £10.99
£9.89
WINNER OF THE SOMERSET MAUGHAM AWARDSelected as a Book of the Year 2016 in The Sunday Times, Daily Telegraph, Guardian, Financial Times, Spectator and ObserverAngela Carter's life was as unconventional as anything in her fiction.

Bloody Chamber, Wise Children, Fireworks

Hardback, 15/03/2018, £12.99
£11.69
In The Bloody Chamber, Carter's famous collection of deeply unsettling stories inspired by fairy tales, a Beauty is turned into a Beast and Little Red Riding's grandmother is stoned to death as a witch; The early collection, Fireworks, reveals Carter taking her first forays into the fantastic writing that was to become her unforgettable legacy.

Heroes and Villains

Paperback, 03/02/2011, £9.99
£8.99
Sharp-eyed Marianne lives in a white tower made of steel and concrete with her father and other Professors. Outside, where land is thickly wooded and wild beasts roam, live Barbarians, who raid and pillage in order to survive. Marianne is strictly forbidden to leave her civilized world but, fascinated by these savage outsiders, decides to escape.

Bloody Chamber and Other Stories

Paperback, 03/01/1998, £8.99
£8.09
WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY HELEN SIMPSON From familiar fairy tales and legends - Red Riding Hood, Bluebeard, Puss in Boots, Beauty and the Beast, vampires and werewolves - Angela Carter has created an absorbing collection of dark, sensual, fantastic stories.

Wise Children

7, 03/01/1998, £8.99
£8.09
WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY ALI SMITH A richly comic tale of the tangled fortunes of two theatrical families, the Hazards and the Chances, Angela Carter's witty and bawdy novel is populated with as many sets of twins, and mistaken identities as any Shakespeare comedy, and celebrates the magic of over a century of show business.

Unicorn: The Poetry of Angela Carter

Hardback, 05/11/2015, £9.99
£8.99
A beautiful edition of Angela Carter's previously uncollected poetry

Angela Carter's Book of Fairy Tales

Hardback, 03/11/2005, £12.99
£11.69
Angela Carter's pick of Mother Goose's feathers. 'Trumps Grimm, with a world-wide selection of savage and funny stories' Observer

Burning Your Boats: Collected Short Stories

Paperback, 03/01/1998, £9.99
£8.99
As well as her eight novels, Angela Carter published four collections of short stories during her lifetime, and contributed stories to several anthologies. The stories were scattered amongst different publishers. Suitable for Angela Carter aficionados, this title gathers together her work.

Infernal Desire Machines of Doctor Hoffman

Paperback, 03/02/2011, £9.99
£8.99
Desiderio, an employee of the city under a bizarre reality attack from Doctor Hoffman's mysterious machines, has fallen in love with Albertina, the Doctor's daughter. But Albertina, a beautiful woman made of glass, seems only to appear to him in his dreams.

Magic Toyshop

Paperback, 31/12/1981, £7.99
£7.19
In this, her second novel, (awarded the 1967 John Llewellyn Rhys Prize) Angela Carter's brilliant imagination and starting intensity of style explore and extend the nature and boundaries of love.

Fireworks

Paperback, 05/10/2006, £8.99
£8.09
Nine darkly inventive tales from one of Britain's most original and imaginative writers.