About this book:
This collection of short stories by Dilys Rose is chiefly concerned with exploring the human spirit, through acute observation of human behaviour and detailed imagery.
Praise for Rose's other work:
The shining writing leaves an aftergleam in the mind, a lasting resonance in the ear. Scotsman on War Dolls
The stories have a steely rectitude and an uncompromising determination to face down humiliation and inequality - economic, moral and compassionate. Guardian on Red Tides
A writer to watch. Sunday Telegraph
Dilys Rose can be compared to Katherine Mansfield in the way she takes hold of a life and exposes all its vital elements in a few pages. The Times Literary Supplement on Our Lady of the Pickpockets