Narnia, Philip Pulman’s multiverse, David Mitchell’s “metanovel”, Hogwarts … English writing is full of people disappearing through portals into other … More
Deborah Levy concisely summarises what makes her own writing so compelling.
A slight but full novel set in 1920s and 1990s Punjab.
A fish-out-of-water tale that becomes something stranger.
A masterful, stroll-around-a-garden novella.
A story of growing up black and queer in the UK.
A dense and watery novel about the madness of searching for meaning in our mad times.
A novel about gardening that is also what it takes to rebuild.
An intriguing fantasy drawing on forest myths that is burdened by an unfortunate attitude to women.
A virtuosic collection of essays about the meanings we invest in nature and animals.