Paperback edition of the book of short stories from the twice Man Booker Prize winning author of "Wolf Hall" and "Bring Up The Bodies". These ten stories range from Saudi Arabia to Greece, to London, and the title tale caused controversy in its depiction of an assassination attempt on Margaret Thatcher, when it appeared in "The Guardian". 'Remarkably good: taut, engaging and shocking... acutely observed' "Evening Standard"
Hilary Mantel is the author of thirteen books , including A PLACE OF GREATER SAFETY, BEYOND BLACK, and the memoir GIVING UP THE GHOST. Her two most recent novels, WOLF HALL and its sequel BRING UP THE BODIES, have both been awarded The Man Booker Prize - an unprecedented achievement.