by Various authors - £8.99 Virago Press Ltd (2013)
paperback ISBN 13: 9781844086849 | ISBN 10: 1844086844
A collection of some of the most original and dazzling short stories, from writers old and new.
Virago Press and the Asham Award, the foremost prize for stories by women, present a collection of tales to send you to places you've never been before...
Here are tales of people who travel far and those who stay at home and dream; of strange things in suitcases; of roads that should not have been taken; of exotic cities and shabby towns. Some are running away, and some are travelling to come home.
With new stories from well-known writers, including Helen Dunmore, and an Angela Carter fable, this is a book to tuck in your backpack, your valise or to enjoy, deep in your armchair, for no one can fail to be hooked by those beguiling words: once upon a time there was a traveller...
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