A collection of short stories that aren't as gruesome as his television work might lead us to expect, but tick all the right boxes for macabre, surreal fiction. From the supernatural to the just plain odd, these vignettes are imaginative, diverting and never less than entertaining. A deserved reissue for twelve unsettling tales (HERALD
There's the flatmate born to save all mankind, a mysterious tale of tidal behaviour and an old man disclosing the dark secret of the Underground. As surreal as you'd expect (DAILY EXPRESS
Admirable . . . it reflects a boldness that's rarely seen among Dyson's confreres - a willingness to dream (GUARDIAN
A striking debut. His stories nestle in the little vacant chink between Roald Dahl and Borges (OBSERVER
* LEAGUE OF GENTLEMEN writer Jeremy Dyson's darkly comic and suspenseful short story collection - reissued by Abacus
About the Author
Jeremy Dyson was born in Leeds. He studied Philosophy at Leeds and has an MA in screenwriting. His first novel, WHAT HAPPENS NOW, is published by Abacus. He is the co-writer of the Bafta award-winning TV series THE LEAGUE OF GENTLEMEN. He lives in London.