?Fowler hides a powerful narrative in a slyly experimental text to superb effect? Time Out
Gothic stories in a realist vein...Ian McEwan used to mine a similar seam. Fowler does it better (Arena ?These deadly funny stories are like short sharp shocks of adrenalin administered to the unsuspecting in the dead of night? Metro
About the Author
Director of film promotion company The Creative Partnership, Christopher Fowler is the author of twelve novels, as well as numerous screenplays and collections of short stories. His first novel, the bestseller Roofworld, has been developed as a film. One of his short stories, The Master Builder, became a CBS movie starring Tippi Hedren. Another, Left Hand Drive, won Best British Short Film in 1993. The short story 'American Waitress' in Demonized won the British Fantasy Society's Best Short Fiction Prize 2004.